Senior IT Programme Manager, Investment Management c£150k (neg)

Posted 4 January by We Are SSG

Senior IT Programme Manager, Investment Management c£150k (neg) + bonus + benefits

Fantastic opportunity for a highly experienced Senior IT Programme Manager with extensive experience managing large scale IT transformation programmes within the Investment Management / Fund Management / Buy-side environments to join one of the leading UK and International Investment Management firms at an exciting time in their growth! You will initially take responsibility for managing a geographically diverse team in the delivery of a major global systems replacement for the Middle Office working closely with the Front Office (Derivatives, FX, etc) and can demonstrate excellent experience in these areas of Investment Services / Investment Operations during your career to date. This programme of work is anticipated to last in excess of 2 years at least and is a substantial investment for the organisation. You will also be able to demonstrate experience in managing programmes in excess of £5-£10 million with teams of 10 or more technologists / analysts. A highly credible and reliable professional, you have excellent business knowledge within buy-side investment management and extremely good influencing and motivational abilities. You are able to translate technological capabilities into solid business strategy and have good knowledge of Front Office and post-trade execution applications and function. Strong team management, diplomacy and communication skills go without saying, as well as a significant track record of delivery on large scale transformation programmes using recognized and appropriate methodologies. Based out of their Thames Valley offices in the Home Counties there will also be regular and frequent travel into the City so we are looking for a candidate prepared to do both. Relocation assistance may potentially be available for the right candidate. Exciting or what?! And there’s so much else besides.....

Would you like to know more? For more information e-mail us with your CV in the first instance or call for an informal chat during the day or to request an out of hours conversation (0800 - 1930hrs office opening) Ref: MD00354. Salary dependent upon experience c£150k + bonus + extensive benefits or maybe more for the right candidate - we’re flexible!

Landmark Faith Recruiting Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Landmark Faith Recruiting Solutions is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Required skills

  • Front Office
  • Investment Management
  • IT Transformation
  • Middle Office
  • Programme Management

Application questions

Do you have significant experience working for an Investment Management firm in a similar position?
Do you have a valid work permit / right to work in the UK?
Can you travel frequently between Thames Valley / Home Counties Offices / City of London Offices?

Reference: 33972625

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