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Project Manager (contract)

Paris, France

Salary: €430 - €450

posted on 21.02.19

Senior Regulatory Project Manager - Paris

This is a genuinely fantastic opportunity to work for one of the most prestigious EU Institutions in Paris.

These are long term contracts with a very high chance of renewal. The longer you work there, the more valuable you become and this means that you could stay there for years.

You will not only be using the latest technologies but you will also be in a more relaxed working environment where your work-life balance is respected!

In addition, they are not just looking for a standard Senior Project Manager; they want people who can make a contribution to the team, who can bring new ideas and who can continue to learn and improve.

For this role, you should have at least 2 recent years of application management experience with a focus on managing regulatory IT projects and European regulatory data reporting frameworks.

Your role

Project Management:
* Initiate, plan and coordinate the execution of projects, and deliver the expected results within agreed scope, budget and time frames;
* Be responsible for the management and proper use of allocated project resources, such as human resources (internal and external), budget and procured services;
* Manage and maintain good relationships with external suppliers;
* Participate in EU work groups to report project progress and, present and collect feedback on main artefacts for the IT systems (such as business requirements, functional specifications, XML schemas etc);
* Liaise with other internal stakeholders (e.g. IT architecture, information security, IT operations) to ensure alignment with IT architecture and compliance with non-functional requirements and policies;
* Adhere to the project management methodology (PM2) and be responsible for the delivery of mandatory project artefacts;
* Plan and coordinate quality assurance activities for project deliverables;

Application Management:
* Take on the role as application manager of some IT systems in production, which mainly includes participating in the problem-solving activities of reported incidents, answering to end-user requests, planning and coordination of new software releases

Your knowledge and qualifications

* University degree (BSc) in computer science, computer engineering or business administration or equivalent;
* Minimum two years working experience of application management;
* Good knowledge of the financial markets, preferably experienced in managing regulatory IT projects and European regulatory data reporting frameworks (such as MiFID, EMIR or similar financial sector regulations);
* Project management certification (Prince2, PM2, PMI, or equivalent);
* Experience in managing and motivating a diverse team (i.e. effectively planning, monitoring the progress of work, providing guidance and setting direction);
* Experience of the main phases in a systems development process (i.e. analysis, design, development, testing and deployment)

If this sounds of interest, then please get in touch as soon as possible so we can talk about the role and your experience.

Senior Regulatory Project Manager - Paris

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