System One Services Project Manager - Financial Services in Boston, Massachusetts

Project Manager - Financial ServicesBoston, MA




Category:Sales & Marketing

Job ID:119367

Date Posted:07/14/2017

Project Manager – Financial Services

Our financial client in Back Bay, Boston is looking for a Project Manager to join their corporate program management team for a long-term, on-going contract. In this role, you will execute and facilitate and assist in the directing of strategy, resource allocation and project management for various Investment Operations and Corporate Services projects.


  • Leverage knowledge of the asset management industry to deliver complete business solutions aligned with the strategic vision and corporate goals of the client

  • Oversee and manage the complete lifecycle of a project including oversight for all business, operations and technical efforts and related budgets

  • Build relationships and institute open and constructive communication for all project efforts across project team members, stakeholders and sponsors

  • Provide project management, prioritization, direction, and leadership to team members in order to accomplish defined project deliverables

  • Develop project scope, budgets , project plans and communication plans

  • Manage and monitor all project deliverables to successful completion, leverage industry best practices and complete project artifacts as appropriate

  • Actively create and manage project work plans, issues, risks, and key decisions

  • Follow and champion the project management best practices and guideline as defined by the client

  • Create metrics to measure project success


  • Bachelor’s degree; Master’s preferred

  • Strong PM with 8+ years' experience in asset management

  • Exceptional communication skills – verbal, written and presentation (experience designing and delivering presentations to Sr. management)

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, high attention to detail, organizational skills

  • Experience in project lifecycle management, feasibility analysis and conceptual design through development, implementation, training and rollout

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

  • Experience working in an agile methodology environment a plus

If you are a fit for this role, please apply today!