Bank Ring-fencing Project Manager
Salary £75000 - £95000 per annum + Competitive inc. cash allowance
Consultant Megan Prosser
Date posted 13 October 2016
A prominent Global brand within Retail, Commercial and Investment Banking, is seeking a highly-structured and experienced Project Manager to join its Bank Ring-fencing Programme. Focusing on a high-profile structural overhaul, you will be responsible for establishing and leading the overarching strategy and Project delivery for the “service” arm of the bank (i.e. all Back and Middle Office Functions).
Key responsibilities for the Bank Ring-fencing Project Manager include:
- Implementing watertight Change and Governance, end-to-end, through creation and maintenance of clear Project Plans, and realistic budgets
- Overseeing Global Project teams in Europe, Asia, U.S.A, and the Middle East, supporting full delivery life cycle
- Coordinating Cross-Functional, concurrent deliveries across: Finance, Risk, Treasury, HR, Financial Crime, Compliance, Operations, IT etc
- Identifying pain points, translating architecture gaps, and communicating potential changes to Target Operating Models, before they become a problem
You will be a qualified and proven Senior Bank Ring-fencing Project Manager, with in-depth experience of leading and shaping Divestments or Ring-fencing initiatives within Financial Services. The ability to persuade senior stakeholders with a well-communicated strategy which covers precise milestones from day-to-day, month-to-month, culminating in the final multi-year delivery, will be key. In return, you will sit at the cutting edge of Regulatory Change and Service Model Design in the short-term, whilst growing your skills and furthering your career in the medium and long-term.
The Ring-fencing and Legal Entity separations that are currently taking place across multiple leading banks deemed “Too Big To Fail”, favour experience gained in Regulatory programmes; a strong understanding of liquidity / capital requirements; and design and definition of internal and externals SLA’s. In this role you will join an innovative and stable organisation, who have weathered media storms and significant market shift, emerging stronger as a result. In this Bank Ring-fencing Project Manager role, you will be perfectly placed to be in a central position in the future of the organisation.
Please get in touch for a conversation about your next permanent move.