Project Manager - Banking

The Corporate Hub


TITLE Project Manager
LOCATION Sandton, Johannesburg, Gauteng
SALARY R70 000 - R100 000 p.m.

A Project Manager vacancy exists within an investment banking company with a business focus on customising investment solutions for premium Private and Corporate clients. Important factors such as risk appetite, specific requirement or preferred provider are considered. Products include Boutique Performance Based Investments, Customised Investments, Fixed income, Index Tracking, Money Market, Equity, Diversified blend of Global Assets to reduce the risk, Share portfolios and Property investments.

Requirements and experience are:

  • Project Management Qualification
  • Practical experience using a formal methodology (e.g. PMBOK, PRINCE 2)
  • Proven track record of delivering strategic and multi-functional projects a complex environment (Financial services, Insurance and preferably Investment Services)
  • Significant experience of direct involvement in project managing large process re-engineering, systems, integration and business change implementation in a banking environment
  • Substantial experience of leading complex projects, taking responsibility for full execution from initiation through to implementation
  • Comprehensive practical experience of leading multi-disciplinary project teams
  • Ability to draft project initiation and closure documentation, project & stage plans, Gantt charts & resource graphs, risk registers, risks and issues logs, highlight and exception reports, communication plans, test and training plans
  • Hands-on experience of using project software and other desktop productivity tools (e.g. Office Professional, Project, and Visio)
  • Practical experience of using change management tools and techniques

Candidates must be able to:

  • Provide and an overview of projects that they ran from inceptions to delivery
  • Describe the strategic importance of projects or initiatives (the focus is here on finding Project manager that worked high-impact, business critical projects in Financial services, Insurance and preferably Investment Services)
  • Die focus is on finding matured PM’s able to deal with stress, ambiguous, tough resistant or non-committal stakeholders.
  • A problem solver, able to demonstrate innovative and problem solving abilities.

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