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Project Manager - Capital Markets

New York, New York



$100/hr - $107/hr

Grow your career with an innovative global bank in New York City, NY as a Project/Program Manager with a focus on Capital Markets. Contract role with strong possibility of extension. Will require working a hybrid schedule 2-3 days onsite per week.

Join one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services worldwide. Will be part of a team charged with ensuring the timely execution of deliverables across multiple workstreams and functions while imparting subject matter expertise and know-how. You will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Contract Duration: 12+ Months

Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s/University degree.
  • 8+ years of financial industry experience managing Capital Markets, Market Risk, Finance, and Regulatory projects..
  • Strong and proven track record in strategic Capital Markets project management and delivering complex solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience in Capital Markets Transformation or similar Front Office roles including familiarity with Quantitative, Market Risk, Capital, Finance, and Regulatory concepts.
  • Significant experience in scoping, developing and prioritizing plans for high-visibility initiatives.
  • A solid understanding of mechanisms to track and communicate performance.
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Masters degree.
  • Project Management certifications e.g. PMP.
  • Demonstrated experience delivering projects related to recovery and resolution plans.
What You Will Be Doing
  • Drive the timely execution of strategic Capital Markets programs and deliverables through the diligent application of program management principles and standards.
  • Lead or participate in working groups, workshops and with stakeholders to understand business requirements, define project plans, and manage timelines.
  • Impart subject matter expertise by providing guidance, support and constructive challenge on business initiatives to ensure alignment with program strategy.
  • Ensure that all target state tools, processes and controls are socialized effectively and are approved at or by the appropriate governance forum or level.
  • Manage internal and external dependencies across initiatives including working closely with Front Office, Quantitative, Finance, Market Risk, Product Owner, Controls, and Technology teams.
  • Identify challenges and proactively seek to resolve or escalate risk and issues in a timely and well-articulated manner to the projects by engaging relevant stakeholders and PMs.
  • Engage senior stakeholders continuously by escalating and resolving issues as they arise.
  • Produce accurate and insightful project update materials and artifacts, tailoring to various forums and committees.
  • Build strong relationships, adopting a joined-up approach, to support the execution of programs.

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental & Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Posted by: Melissa Klein