Senior Project Manager

Department:
Wealth Management
Work type:
Permanent
Location:
Edinburgh, UK
Closing date:
28/02/2019

About the Company

Bravura Solutions is a leading provider of software solutions for the wealth management, life insurance and funds administration industries, underpinned by functionally rich technology that enables modernisation, consolidation and simplification.

Backed by over 30 years of experience, our installed or managed hosted solutions are used by many of the world’s leading financial institutions. In excess of A$2.3 trillion/ £1.4 trillion in assets are entrusted to our systems.

 

Overview of role

The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for maintaining plans and tracking deliverables of large projects during the implementations of the Sonata software package within Wealth Management clients.

Main activities

  • Establishing and managing effective project operations to deliver quality outcomes. These will be multi work stream projects likely to involve development, data migration, infrastructure and implementation as examples
  • Timely progress reporting (verbal and written) to both clients and internal management.
  • Defining, sourcing and managing necessary project resources. Controlling project schedules to ensure that necessary modules and programs are completed according to the project plan
  • Developing and managing vendor contracts/agreements associated with projects under management

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in software implementations within a client/vendor environment in the project management context
  • Experience working with Agile development methodologies
  • Proven experience in enterprise software systems implementations and development projects
  • A strong background in Superannuation, Insurance or, at a minimum, an associated financial services industry
  • Sound understanding and application of change management competencies
  • A strong commercial focus in managing project financials
  • Strong skills with software tools such as MS Project (EPM), Excel, Word, PowerPoint, JIRA.
  • Ability to influence and build productive relationships with clients

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