Programme Manager – Wealth Management

Wealth Management
Work type:
Full-Time, Permanent
Johannesburg, South Africa
Closing date:
31/12/2018 (closed)

About the company

Bravura Solutions provides comprehensive administration and related technology solutions for Wealth Management, Life Insurance and Transfer Agency markets. As a full service solutions provider we offer a wide range of software applications, managed service arrangements and professional services for clients located throughout APAC and EMEA.

You will be part of a forward-thinking business that has built its success on developing innovative technology. With over 1000 staff internationally, we are a true market leader and seeking someone with a similar mindset to join our growing business. We offer ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, flexible working practices and a comprehensive benefits scheme.


About the role

Bravura Solutions is experiencing strong demand for our flagship product Sonata and are seeking to recruit a Programme Manager to be part of our growth journey in South Africa and abroad. The Programme Manager is a core leader of a layered, multi-disciplinary team responsible for designing, developing, testing and implementing a business solution.

The Programme Manager will act as a key part of the senior management team within Bravura Solutions’ EMEA Wealth Management division. The offer the opportunity to be both delivery and strategy focused and the ability to work with high profile financial services clients. The role is heavily client facing with responsibilities including effective delivery and commercial management. This role requires a hands-on approach and there is a need to be focused on the detail of the planning and delivery.

Main activities

  • Responsible for managing a key client account for Bravura.
  • Lead long term planning with clients Including: projects, product changes and use of Bravura’s services
  • Provides a focus of accountability for the delivery of client projects and programmes, meeting cost, time and quality targets
  • Mentorship and management of project specific staff ensuring a focus on development and performance management
  • Providing accurate and timely reporting, internally and externally, and ensuring that appropriate management information is available on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Provides support within Bravura’s sales lifecycle
  • Stakeholder management & relationship development with customers and suppliers at all hierarchical levels, internal departments, senior management and executive managers within Bravura Solutions
  • Flexibility to travel in UK and Europe and work in client sites

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Proven programme management experience in a senior role within a FinTech of Financial Services organisation delivery technology change programmes
  • Experienced in consultancy based project delivery
  • Domain knowledge of the wealth management or platform industry
  • Experienced in client relationship management
  • Commercial management, contract management
  • Strong knowledge of project management methodology (ideally PRINCE2)
  • Experience of leading multiple programmes / projects across different locations



Vacancies advertised on our website are sourced directly through our internal HR departments and as such any unsolicited CVs submitted for roles shall be rejected.

Agency engagement is subject to Bravura’s agreement on its terms.  To the maximum extent permitted by law, Bravura excludes all liability for any fees and/or commission and any loss whatsoever arising from the submission of speculative and/or unsolicited CVs.

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Thank you for your interest in this position, unfortunately the closing date has passed and we are no longer taking applications.