My client, a market leading global life science organisation is looking to bring on strong talent in order to lead a team of consultants in order to help continue their success and ultimately drive the business forward. The Technology & Services group are seeking an experienced consulting professional to focus on driving our technology platforms and commercial application business. Candidates should demonstrate a strong track record of consulting implementation projects, an interest in health and life sciences, and are looking to take their career to the next level; developing new solutions and services, leading business development activity and delivering engagements to build lasting relationships across the industry. Our Engagement managers are central to managing and delivering consulting projects to our clients. They take accountability to ensure deliverables are of the utmost quality and that deadlines and budgets are met.
Knowledge and Experience
Job Description :
An excellent job opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Manager to join a highly established and growing financial services organisation in Newport.
Reporting into the Head of Strategy and Business Change, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of a range of transformational, regulatory and business change projects. You will liaise with a range of key stakeholders, providing regular updates to the Change Delivery Board on the delivery of projects. You will also responsible for supporting the strategic planning process and ensuring capacity planning from a Portfolio perspective.
It is essential that you have a track record of successfully delivering projects within a regulatory environment. You should ideally have experience of managing projects within the financial services domain although this is not essential. You should have excellent stakeholder management and business change management skills.
The organisation offers a great working environment plus a benefits package that includes:
Enthusiastic Web Developer/Software Developer sought for in-house' development team of this established & successful finance company who, use the latest technologies to build responsive web based applications used by external clients.
Any exposure to Angular, MVC, web API, web services etc advantageous as is experience in an Agile development environment with SCRUM/XP etc however, excellent training on offer.
The Software Developer/Web Developer will also need good problem solving & solution design skills and have the ability to interpret and analyse business requirements to produce simple high level designs.
They will be passionate about technology and delivering great software and keen to drive innovation through sharing ideas and new technologies.
Great chance to further your skills & progress your career; in an interesting, challenging and collaborative role, surrounded by friendly & talented colleagues whilst contributing to a successful and growing business with a great work life balance' culture.
Package includes a salary of £30,000-40,000 plus 10% company pension contribution, Medical & Dental care, 25 days holiday, contributions towards gym/sports club membership, lunchtime Pilates, Yoga and running clubs etc.
Based from modern offices close to Thame and Haddenham train station & A418/M40 for an easy commute from Aylesbury, Oxford, Bicester & Banbury; High Wycombe, Princes Risborough, Marlow & Milton Keynes etc.
Free parking or showers & a bike shelter to support you cycling to work.
Interested? Please apply ASAP with your CV and I will endeavour to respond within 3 working days.
Enthusiastic Web Developer / Software Developer sought for an 'in-house' development team of this established & successful company
Development/motivation of staff, directing all IT operations to meet customer requirements as well as the support and maintenance of existing infrastructure, applications, and development of new technical solutions. Oversee the development, design, and implementation of new applications and changes to existing computer systems and software packages. Develop and implement all IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, purchasing, and service provision. Ensure that all programmes and projects deliver to time, cost, and quality requirements, organising activities, clarifying tasks and responsibilities and making best use of resources. Demonstrate a proven track record of success in a leadership role within a corporate IT environment.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
As Information Technology lead for East West Rail Co., you will have at least 5 years' experience and a proven track record in information services, technology and data, ideally in a role within the UK rail industry or similar asset intensive environment.
Preferably, you will also have some experience of holding roles in fast paced and complex environments during the setup of a new organisation.
Your skills and experience will include:
Significant knowledge and experience of strategic IT planning
Knowledge of and experience of delivering technologies in all its dimensions of an business
Significant experience of managing IT projects
Knowledge and exposure to IT supplier management and licensing
Knowledge and experience of best practice in business and process analysis
Knowledge and experience of communication and knowledge management systems
Significant experience of developing and managing integrated business systems
Strong leadership, people and team management skills
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Strong ability to engage and manage stakeholders
Experience in driving innovation and change in an established industry or organisation
UK rail industry and/or capital programme knowledge and experience is an advantage
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Master's Degree or an equivalent combination of a Bachelor degree and experience (in information technology/computing)
Member of relevant professional body
You will need to have the right to work in the UK.
Python/VBA Developer (Algo/Derivatives/Structured products) sought by leading investment bank based in the city of London.
-MSSQL (or similar RDBMS)
Desirable technical skills:
-Exposure to Java/C++
Business Knowledge (highly desirable):
-Cross-asset derivatives/structured products
Project Manager required in a highly successful and rapidly expanding company.
If you're a driven Project Manager with experience of delivering IT change, then this exciting opportunity will allow you to take the next step in your professional development. This is a chance to work on a wide range of interesting projects in a dynamic environment and an opportunity to gain exposure to many different areas within the company.
The successful Project Manager will have previously worked in fast-paced environments. You will be liaising with a range of senior stakeholders and 3rd parties, so the successful Project Manager will need excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
Salary & Benefits:
· Provide assistance to end users on complex topics
· Provide highly responsive IT support in the trading teams in the Front Office
· Ensure rapid response to user technical and functional issues for a wide range of trading applications.
Expected experience and knowledge:
· Strong understanding of financial markets, specifically FX Derivatives and FX Cash.
· Strong FX derivatives product knowledge (vanilla and exotic options), including valuation and sensitivities.
· Strong understanding in Front Office and Risk management.
· Expert in Murex Front Office and Risk modules on MxG2000 v2.11 (Pricing, simulation, Market Data, VaR, PL VAR, standard reports).
· Understanding of MxML worflows to provide assistance to Middle Office users
· Good communication, interpersonal skills.
· Strong stakeholder management skills (contact with traders, Risk managers).
· Used to work on the ground, with no documentation. Frequent escalations to manage.
· Provide assistance to end users on complex topics.
· Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
· Fluent in English.
The following skills are essential:
Data warehouse (DWH)
The successful Agile Scrum Master | Scrum Master with SQL Data Warehouse experience is required by global financials services client based in Berkshire. Wealth Management would be a major advantage.
A tier 1 Investment Banking firm with a global remit spanning over 140 countries including 135,000 employees are on the look out for contactors top help with multiple projects. They are keen to speak with Test Managers who have experience working with Concur tools, in order to continue their project based on expenses and implementation of the Concur tool as it is new to their business.
A world-renowned financial services organization is looking for a Portfolio Director to join their Birmingham based office on a permanent basis.
The role will be responsible for a recently formed area of the business, with the programmes themselves still under definition and thus will require an ongoing process of shaping and delivery, working with a budget of up to £100 million.
We are currently identifying high calibre project delivery candidates who have previously helped manage and deliver large-scale portfolios across multiple budgets who have ideally run very technical projects previously.
To be successful in this role you will need:
This is an excellent opportunity for you to help run a developing portfolio in what is a highly visible area at the moment, with multiple on-going projects working across the entire organization for a world-renowned business.
Skills: Portfolio Director, Portfolio Manager, Senior Programme Manager, Programme Manager, Programme Director, Risk, External Vendors, Technology Change, Development, Software Delivery, Investment Banking, Financial Services