We Offer The Project Manager (PM) is encouraged to handle all aspects of tactical and strategic initiatives, including mobilization, crafting, execution, and closedown, with minimal supervision. The best candidate is encouraged to be able to take full responsibility and manage all project phases, including integration, planning, execution, monitoring & controlling and closedown, with minimal supervision from the Global Portfolio Manager.
A department that diversity of thought and ambitious engagement
Ownership opportunity to drive strategic and tactical projects within General Counsel that impact multiple areas throughout the firm
Partner with senior business partners to develop the target vision and capabilities
Creation and application of initiation, planning, execution, governance and closing frameworks that provide project delivery structure
Drive demand management and prioritization with project business associates
Timely and accurate data analytics, information management and presentation of achievements and lessons learned
Vertical and lateral collaboration to ensure clarity, meritocracy and accountability to our business partners
Equivalent work experience in support of multidimensional strategic and tactical change projects!
Structured and focused work approach, and the capability to get things done
Equivalent experience with risk analysis skills and judgment, legal and regulatory knowledge, social skills and transaction execution skills
Ability to communicate complex or difficult exception issues along
Ability to negotiate and influence others to adopt different points of view
Proactive approach to propose solutions that truly fit clients' needs and colleagues' requests.
Understands and accepts accountability for timely and effective initiative execution
Encourages a positive and versatile team environment
Ability to employ a commercial focus to deliver project objectives and ensure project benefits are realized
Undergraduate Degree (BS or BA) from an accredited institution (PMP/PRINCE2 certification and/or JD is a plus)
Equivalent experience of 5-7 years inspiring change initiatives (working in the banking / securities / financial services industry is a plus)!