Singapore

Project Manager

We are looking for a seasoned Project Manager with experience delivering engagements for investment management organsiations. The candidate must have 5+ years of experience driving projects and a strong understanding of investment management technology and functionality. Prince 2 certifications are essential and experience with other project management methodologies such as Agile is a strong advantage.

Main responsibilities

  • Managing the delivery of consulting engagements and relationships with global asset managers and/or asset servicing clients
  • Responsible for developing project plans, monitoring and reporting engagement progress to clients, and identifying/resolving risks and issues
  • Serve as a professional and reliable point of contact for all client enquiries, issues, and requests throughout a project or implementation
  • Manage the requirement analysis, detailed project documentation, client communications, issue resolution, and testing
  • Prepare and drive RFPs for back-office related vendor selection
  • Build proof of concept demos for business development
  • Manage relationships with senior stakeholders, both internally and externally, and manage client expectations
  • Mentor senior consultants to ensure delivery of consulting engagements and the design of effective project frameworks

Knowledge, skills, and experience requirements

  • Prince 2 certification is essential 
  • 5 years+ of experience in back office and middle office functions within an asset management organsiation 
  • Strong understanding of investment management technology and functionality, including 5+ years of experience as a project manager
  • Strong knowledge and exposure to NAV calculation, dividend rates, corporate actions, pricing, cash & position reconciliations, trades & settlements, and other fund accounting functions 
  • Good knowledge of databases, systems design, and proficiency in using SQL for managing large volumes of data
  • Advanced MS Excel skills is a must, with proficiency in other MS Office applications
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies such as Agile is a strong advantage
  • Prior experience preparing and responding to RFPs is an advantage
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Master’s degree or equivalent in a technical, mathematical, or financial discipline is an advantage
  • CFA or CA is an advantage
  • Candidates must be comfortable with significant travel when appropriate

Apply

We are looking for applicants that meet the above requirements. If you think you have what it takes and you are looking to join a fast-growing, global business, we invite you to apply. Please send a copy of your resume to hello@invartis.com and use “Project Manager” in the subject.