Stanton House

Change Programme Manager (Asset Management)

Scotland / Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Up to £80k depending upon experience
22 Apr 2014
06 May 2014
SMF - Asset
Contract Type

Stanton House is recruiting for a Change Programme Manager with recent Front Office experience. The successful Programme Manager will be aligned to the Front Office Programme of Change and will interact daily with Equity, Fixed Income & Multi Asset teams.

Your responsibility will be to shape the projects/programmes on behalf of this area of the business, using prior business knowledge/experience of the Investment Process.

Can you:

  • Work closely with key business stakeholders to understand the business challenges and their change programme needs
  • Work in a structured and process manner
  • Structure and lead change programmes - a collection of projects shaped and managed collectively to achieve a common goal as well as cost and resource schedule optimisation
  • Build out the roadmap for the programme
  • Prepare papers / business cases that describe what the programme is aiming to achieve
  • Build very strong relationships with business sponsors and stakeholders to ensure alignment of intent
  • Work with other Programme and Portfolio Managers to ensure that connected projects deliver in harmony, rather than at the expense of each other
  • Ensure that the programme leaves behind a detailed history of the decision making process, approvals, sign offs, change control that can be audited easily

Do you have?

  • You will have significant full time project management experience within a Front Office setting
  • You have led major programmes of work with a track record of achieving the programme goals, ideally within an Investment Management company
  • You have worked alongside other professional business analysts, project managers, IT professionals, and other change management experts
  • You have experience of working on IT projects, as well as non IT projects
  • You have a broad understanding of all aspects of Investment Management and have worked in an environment that requires partnership with outsource providers

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