Senior Project Manager

Job type
NZD170000 per annum
The organisation:

Large bank that operates throughout Australia and New Zealand.
They offer a range of benefits to their employees and are currently undergoing a transformation of their core banking services.

Your role
As a Senior Project Manager, your role will entail overseeing the entire lifecycle of medium to large initiatives within complex projects, collaborating closely with stakeholders, ensuring cross-team alignment, managing risks and dependencies, and adhering to established delivery frameworks, all while prioritizing customer outcomes and using influence to drive project success. This role sits within the delivery and change practice working on business focused projects (governance, risk and compliance.) 

Key skills you will bring:

  • Experience in developing successful business cases and facilitating approval process
  • Insuring the delivery of new products/services that meet business requirements and is delivered within scope
  • Strong stakeholder engagement, communication skills and the ability navigate ambiguity
  • Financial management experience (using JIRA and confluence)
  • Structured project management methodologies (agile or waterfall)
  • 7-10 years’ project management experience, preferably in the Banking and Financial domains
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering complex business projects.
  • Communication skills: ability to articulate messages and communicate well with stakeholders at all levels across the organisation.  From executive level to project team members.
  • Ability to collaborate, negotiate with, and influence people.
  • Leadership: ability to build and form strong relationships and teams; provide direction and vision, and the ability to coach and mentor team members.
  • Develop and maintain project plans and schedules.
  • Adaptability and flexibility; especially key in a dynamic environment with constantly changing priorities.
  • Experience across all project management methodologies and ability to adapt those methodologies to suit each project.
  • Sound commercial experience and understanding of vendor management, including input to statements of work and procurements.

If you are passionate about the financial industry and making a lasting impact, apply now to become part of this team. 

REF: 15083