Job Description

£750 - £850/day

Senior Project Manager-Brexit/Operating Model/Banking/Front Off

Senior Project Manager - Brexit / Front Office/ Operating ModelLondon6months RollingPart II: Job DescriptionOverview of business area or project:In response to the UK’s decision to leave the EU, the bank is preparing to ensure continued servicing of EU clients and access to EU markets. The position is within the Finance division. The role will be working with the EU Program Manager and central project team in delivering a solution to enable continued EU client and EU market access in the event of a hard BrexitKey ResponsibilitiesSenior PM responsibilities for the candidate will include:*Work with F2B teams (e.g. FO, Ops, CFO, etc) to design and document detailed booking and operating models*Lead review sessions with key control functions (e.g. legal and compliance) to ensure designed models are compliant with internal and external policy/legal/regulatory frameworks*Assist other workstreams with understanding operating and booking model requirements and design, in particular; infrastructure/IT delivery teams, regulatory liaison and senior management reporting. Assist in producing materials for these streams, where possible*Implement operating and booking model design into the organisation, including: establishing processes into BAU, assisting FO with setting up reporting MI, trader mandates, remote booking frameworks, etc*Own critical issues from analysis through to delivery of a solution*Identify and validate requirement gaps, resolve conflicts or propose viable alternatives*Effective link between business, compliance and technical communities to ensure clear processes are defined and applications are designed and built according to user requirementsOverview of the department / team (team size, backgrounds, personalities …):The Central EU Program team consists of the Program Director, PM/BA and PMO coordinating with the EU Program workstreams and global stakeholders to deliver a solution to ensure continued EU client and EU market access in the event of a hard BrexitChallenges Contractor will be facing in this role:Key challenges will include:*Fast paced with tight deadlines*Constantly changing priorities*Complexity of the regulatory landscape*Managing and servicing senior stakeholdersEssentials Skills and Qualifications:*Strong knowledge of the banking industry and regulatory environment*Track record in delivering projects*Demonstrated ability to innovate and inspire change.*Passion for teamwork, execution excellence and process efficiency*Ability to prioritize and work well under pressure*Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills*Analytical and confident personality with excellent relationship skills in order to interact with various departments and various seniority levelsDesired Skills and Qualifications:*finance industry with project management experience*Strong communication and stakeholder management skills*Good product knowledge, including securities, derivatives other Global Markets traded products*Excellent team work and collaborative qualities*Strong multitasking, analytical and quantitative skillTO APPLY - PLEASE REPLY WITH AN UP TO DATE CVCandidates will ideally show evidence of the above in their CV in order to be considered.Please be advised if you haven't heard from us within 48 hours then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion, we may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly.Pontoon is an employment consultancy and operates as an equal opportunities employer