We require a Project Manager with experience in OTC Derivatives Operations with strong trade lifecycle knowledge of Credit and Rates. Candidate should have an excellent understanding of Project Management lifecycles/methodologies and ideally be qualified in SixSigma, PMP or Prince2 Project Management certifications. Strengths in applications such as Excel, Visio and MS Project will be considered favorably.
Soft skills that are critical include a strong sense of accountability and ownership, high levels of motivation and an ability to build strong working relationships and influence positive outcomes. Our client is currently working on numerous European Regulatory Reporting Initiatives within securitized products, Interest Rate and Credit Derivatives and Emerging Markets. The 2 main regulatory mandates are reporting (July 1, 2013) and Valuations and Collateral (Jan 1, 2014)
Daily duties will include:
Maintain project plans, issues logs, test plans, and formal documentation for stakeholder meetings.
Present deliverables, risks, issues and status to senior stakeholders and managers.
Interact & partner with various operational dependent constituents such as IT, business analysts/leaders, SME's & other stakeholders
Setting up MIS for project reporting
Coordinate with business end-users, infrastructure and IT groups for communication, project definition and ensure milestones and project information (such as risks and issues) are collated/reported and goals of assigned projects are met.
Coordinate dependencies, critical path items and resource allocations across projects
Identify, coordinate and manage project resources and resource assignments
Experience in Derivatives Operations with strong trade lifecycle knowledge
5-10 years Project Management experience, preferably SixSigma, PMP or Prince2
Strong tech skills including MS Project, Visio and advanced excel
Makosi offers above average remuneration, medical insurance, 401K, training and other benefits
Makosi has been providing specialist consulting services to top tier clients since 2001. Originating in South Africa and supporting some of...