Regional Finance Project Manager/ PMO - Leading Insurer
I am looking for a Finance PM/ PMO to join my FS client's multinational Finance Project team. Ideal candidates would be someone with Finance/ Accounting background or have been Finance PMO/ PM for several projects within Banking/ Insurance industries.
What is the role about
Support the portfolio management for key portfolios of the Finance function through the programme management office and project accounting activities
Assist the regional finance portfolio manager to measure project delivery against the agreed criteria reporting status to stakeholders and drive the finance governance forum to provide oversight of the finance change portfolio.
Working with key stakeholders across the region to manage finance portfolio demand prioritization and governance across finance deliverables, funding and resource issues.
Establish and maintain effective communication channels with key Finance stakeholders in delivering governance and control to these programmes and projects impacting the Finance function.
Holistically review the impact on people, process, systems for the finance change portfolio
Identify and coordinate demand for BAU and change resources across all Finance sub-functions.
Link up key stakeholders to present a holistic view of dependencies, and ensure continuity in the end to end closing and reporting process.
Ensure Finance projects adhering to Global Finance governance standards and methodology.
The Ideal Candidate
University level degree of Finance/ Accounting ideally
Proven experience working with large complex organizations in a project management role.
Proven track record in developing solutions to business problems based on facts and data. Experience with Finance Change Management beneficial.
Overall financial services industry knowledge with a focus in one or more areas (retail banking, wealth management, digital, payments, commercial banking, trade)
Excellent facilitation skills and experience in managing stakeholder requirements and design sessions.
Demonstrated ability to influence stakeholders and navigate an organization using formal and informal networking skills.