The Asia Equities and Prime Projects Team are looking for an ambitious and motivated individual to join their team. As a project manager and business analyst you will be responsible for the set of tasks and techniques used to understand and drive the strategic change agenda for the Equities and Prime Services business.
Our initiatives cover :
Strategic system implementation / re-engineering
New products and markets
Efficiencies and control
Business process improvements across Operations, Front Office & Technology
Client offerings & strategies
Our trading desks are driving an aggressive innovation agenda to facilitate growth of the business so it is an exciting time to be working with us.
Work closely with Desk Heads, Product Development, Business Managers and Middle Office Leads to understand their needs and priorities.
Coordinate and collaborate across business and technology functions to ensure comprehensive solutions are delivered.
Define and manage the scope of projects, anticipating issues and proactively recommending solutions.
Perform root cause analysis to distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
Scope, elicit, analyse and document business requirements using a variety of techniques and tools.
Keep your stakeholders and project teams engaged & motivated.
Ownership and delivery of your portfolio of initiatives.
At least 5 years experience working in the financial industry, understanding of Equities or Prime Services business a must.
Excellent project management skills & a track record in delivering complex projects on behalf of Front Office / Operations / Technology.
Ability to analyse and document complex business processes.
Experience of preparing for and running UAT.
Good understanding of trade processes and flows.
Middle office line experience a big plus.
Excellent problem solving skills to identify, understand and address operational and technical issues.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group including senior executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
A self motivated individual, able to deliver with minimal supervision, whilst working effectively in a team.