Role details

Project Manager

Cardiff   •   £45,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Project Manager - Strong IT project delivery experience essential
  • Project Manager - Financial services experience highly desirable

About Our Client

My client is a leading financial services organisation in Cardiff. Due to continued growth they are seeking an experienced Project Manager to lead a variety of local projects.

Job Description

The successful Project Manager will be responsible for:

  • Identifying, defining and agreeing project requirements with all necessary parties
  • Leading project resource where necessary in order to ensure successful delivery
  • Communicating progress of projects to key stakeholders and Programme Manager when required
  • For smaller projects, lead scoping and requirements gathering exercises with relevant stakeholders
  • Challenging stakeholders where necessary on requirements and cost
  • Development of project plans and budgets
  • Ensuring successful deliver of projects to time and budget
  • Maintaining knowledge of the financial services sector, technical solutions and best practice
  • Maintaining knowledge of relevant regulatory and legal requirements and promoting this within the organisation

The Successful Applicant

The successful Project Manager will possess:

  • Extensive experience of leading IT based projects in large organisations
  • Confidence and gravitas required to influence stakeholders and colleagues
  • Experience of managing projects of varying size and across various functions
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Strong change management experience - ensuring that new processes are properly embedded with end users
  • Proven track record of delivering to time and budget
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Understanding of regulatory and legal issues and constraints within professional service sector
  • PRINCE2 qualification
  • Degree in a relevant subject (desirable)
  • Professional/Financial services experience (desirable)

What's on Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 + 15% pension + bonus + holiday

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