Project Manager

12 -14 months maternity leave contract with a view to extend

In this role within Macquarie’s Corporate Operations Group you will utilise your Project Management and PMO experience and be accountable for delivering initiatives in the COG Technology Regulatory Reporting team within scope, on time and within budget whilst ensuring quality objectives are achieved.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • defining new projects including schedule, cost and resources. 
  • managing the full lifecycle of project activities including risk and issues management, progress tracking, resource tracking, financials tracking and stakeholder management.
  • ensuring compliance with in-house project methodology and architecture governance.
  • ensuring deliverables meet the strategic objectives of the business and technology.
  • ensuring Macquarie's security, risk, audit and compliance frameworks are implemented and followed.
  • assisting in the management of the team’s infrastructure, licensing and staff recoveries.
  • contributing to the continuous improvement of IT processes and methodologies within the team.

About You

Key Skills required for this role include:

  • project management: Ability to manage multiple medium sized technology projects including regulatory changes, upgrades and software implementations, whilst also driving a structured and robust process.
  • communication: Effective communication with project stakeholders, including both IT and business, and up to Director level management.
  • budget management: Manage budgets for multiple projects and initiatives.
  • resource management: Manage resource plans across multiple initiatives negotiating between project demand and resource capacity.
  • stakeholder engagement: Ability to engage with technology stakeholders on a senior level whilst maintaining the ability to work with SME’s on detail.

You will also have:

  • experience in institutional banking or financial services industry.
  • strong presentation, communication and people skills.
  • problem solving skills with a broad understanding of technology and infrastructure.
  • ability to wear multiple hats, with a willingness to jump into the detail whilst being able to operate strategically.

This is a great opportunity to be involved in high profile regulatory IT projects within a dynamic and fast paced environment amongst a strong, experienced and knowledgeable team. If you possess strong technology Project Management experience please apply by following the links. 

If you meet the above requirements, please apply via the following link.  Alternatively to find out more about the position and a confidential discussion, please contact Chirag Bhojani on +61 (0)2 8232 4419.

About Us

The Corporate Operations Group within Macquarie provides specialist professional services, human resources, workplace, infrastructure, and technology and market operations to Macquarie's businesses. The primary purpose of COG is to support and enhance the value of Macquarie through the creation of an efficient, scalable operating model. This is evident across the activities of each of the divisions which comprises of Business Improvement and Strategy Division (BIS), Business Services Division (BSD), COG Business Management, Human Resources Division (HR), Market Operations and Technology.

The Technology Group is responsible for:

  • improving Macquarie's technology infrastructure
  • supporting, maintaining and enhancing existing business systems
  • delivering and deploying new systems, technologies and services

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