IT

Project Manager

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Project Manager Financial Services

Experienced Project Manager sought with the ability to lead a new business venture. My client is expanding their core business, which will involve building their existing platform to enter specialist commercial insurance lines. Insurance experience is not a pre-requisite but a background in Financial Services would be a bonus!

About the job

Reporting to the Business Change Manager, your main responsibilities in the role will be to:

* Work with project sponsors and stakeholders to ensure an appropriate definition of project goals, deliverables and acceptance criteria

* Create detailed project plans and definitions, including budgets, business cases, resource and benefit realisation plans

* Ensure projects have valid business cases throughout the project lifecycle and co-ordinate business case updates with stakeholders

* Create and deliver project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

* Drive the projects to completion, including re-planning and finding alternative approaches to overcome obstacles to project progress

* Establish and manage a governance structure, appropriate for each project (in line with the change delivery framework)

* Ensure exception reporting is followed throughout agreed governance and the Change Portfolio and Delivery teams are kept updated of any material issues

* Work closely with relevant stakeholders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of projects

About you

You will have proven project management experience with exposure to project governance and control together with an understanding of basic financial models and financial forecasting and budgeting.
You should also have a good mix of the following:

* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbally

* Proven organisational and planning skills

* The ability to quickly build effective working relationships

* Ability to readily share critical information

* Able to establish and maintain high standards in high pressure scenarios

In return you will receive an extremely competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and a great working environment although this role can be based from home two to three days per week with the remainder of the working week in the Swansea office.

Please apply either by using the link provided or by emailing your CV direct to me. Alternatively, you can call for more information on the number shown below.

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