Project Manager (Investment Banking)

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary HKD1100000 - HKD1600000 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
Discipline Technology
ContactHelen Fong

Job description

Responsible for planning, executing, and managing complex projects across various business units and functions within the investment banking division. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including business stakeholders, technology experts, and operations professionals, to ensure the successful delivery of strategic initiatives that drive business growth and operational efficiency.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive project plans, including timelines, resource allocations, and risk mitigation strategies
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to define project objectives, scope, and success criteria, ensuring alignment with overall strategic goals
  • Manage project execution, including task assignments, status monitoring, and issue resolution, to ensure projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards
  • Facilitate effective communication and collaboration among cross-functional teams, fostering a transparent and accountable project environment
  • Identify and manage project risks, escalating issues as necessary and implementing mitigation strategies to minimize impact
  • Provide regular progress updates and performance reports to project sponsors and senior management, highlighting key milestones, accomplishments, and challenges
  • Continuously monitor and optimize project processes and methodologies to improve efficiency and effectiveness
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive project management framework, including templates, tools, and best practices, to ensure consistency and standardization across the division
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field, such as Business, Finance, or Information Technology
  • 5-7 years of experience as a project manager, preferably in an investment banking or financial services environment
  • Proven track record of successfully managing complex, cross-functional projects from initiation to completion
  • Excellent project management skills, including proficiency in project planning, resource allocation, risk management, and stakeholder management
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities, with the ability to navigate ambiguity and adapt to changing requirements
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively translate technical information for non-technical stakeholders
  • Familiarity with project management methodologies, such as Agile, Scrum, or Waterfall, and experience in using project management tools (e.g., Microsoft Project, Jira, Asana)
  • Knowledge of investment banking products, services, and operations is preferred
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) certification or equivalent is a plus