Project Manager/BA

  • Company:
    Barclays Bank PLC
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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Skill: project manager , project plan , delivery , project management , written communication , infrastructure , project delivery; Exp: 0-3 years; Project Manager/BA – 90198510 Primary Location UK-GB-London-London Job Type Permanent/Regular Posting Range 14 Aug 2018 – Ongoing Description About Barclays Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Our two clearly defined divisions, Barclays UK and Barclays International, provide diversification by business line, geography and customer, enhancing financial resilience and helping to contribute to the delivery of consistent returns through the business cycle. We have a strong core business with exciting prospects, well positioned to deliver long-term value for our shareholders. Consistent with the objective of delivering long-term sustainable value for all our stakeholders, we have developed our Shared Growth Ambition our approach to citizenship and the sustainability of the business model we operate. The aim is to make decisions and do business that provides our clients and customers, and the communities which we serve, with access to a prosperous future. The delivery of our strategy is underpinned by the energy, commitment and passion of our people, and we are clear on our common purpose to help people achieve their ambitions, in the right way. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. About Barclays Equal Employment Opportunities It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law. Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. Overall purpose of role Overall responsibility for the successful delivery of the project to plan, budget and agreed quality and governance standards. Provide effective communications and relationship building with key senior stakeholders within technology, operations and product and provide Project status reporting that is accurate, informative and timely. Perform basic business/data analysis Key Accountabilities The candidate primary duties will include Managing the end to end of project delivery Managing projects that utilise Agile Methodology Developing the project plan Managing a global Project team(s) Managing the project stakeholders Managing the global project team Managing the project risk and issues through to resolution/closure Managing the project schedule Managing the project conflicts Liaise with PCG Projects to help drive out data sourcing and functional requirements Provide management progress reports Perform basic business/data analysis The candidate will also need to maintain an overall view of the Finance programme and acquire an excellent understanding of the end to end process flow, being able to contribute to facilitating quality deliverables, in any of the project work streams, are delivered on time and to budget. Stakeholder management and leadership. Decision making and problem solving. Ability to break down complex problems and articulate clear well thought through solutions Experience of working in multiple large scale complex change programmes. Extensive experience of working with a range of project Methodologies and proven track record of executing within the organisations project preferred methodology. Demonstrable experience of stakeholder management Experience/knowledge to guide IT to ensure requirements are fully considered in Technical Design. Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards Decision-making and Problem Solving This role requires good analytical skills. The individual will be required to operate within complex and changing environments, to be adept at problem solving and to seek to develop or enhance existing systems or processes. Risk and Control Objective Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards. Person Specification Basic Qualifications/Skills Degree from top tier university Strong verbal and written communication skills, together with well-developed interpersonal skills. Able to work in a fast paced and challenging environment with aggressive deadlines. A self-starter, team player & able to relentlessly execute an ambitious change agenda effectively. Preferred Qualifications/Skills Masters in Finance or Information Systems /CFA / MBA from top tier institute Formal project management / business analysis training / qualifications Knowledge of Barclays and peer investment bank infrastructure Purpose and Values Barclays has a single cross-business Purpose for Barclays and five core Values which underpin it. Our Purpose is helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way. Put simply this is the answer to the question What is Barclays for? and it should guide our every action as employees. Respect We respect and value those we work with, and the contribution that they make. Integrity We act fairly, ethically and openly in all we do. Service We put our clients and customers at the centre of what we do. Excellence We use our energy, skills and resources to deliver the best, sustainable results. Stewardship We are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.

Project Leader/ Project Manager

Degree: MBA/ PGDM

Experience: 0-3

Function: IT Software : Software Products & Services