Senior Project Manager

Job ID:  37162
Location:  NEW YORK (USA)

Why join us:

Murex is the right place for you if you are looking to work alongside other bright and motivated individuals in an environment where collaboration, ownership and creativity are highly valued. We believe in empowering our people to take the reins in tackling challenging opportunities with support and guidance when needed. We also believe in continuous growth of our team and encourage exploration to keep ahead of the fast-paced changes in capital markets and fintech.


Job Purpose

Murex is looking for a strong results-oriented leader who can manage multiple projects with tight deadlines, while leading a multiple disciplinary team in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate has a good understanding of capital markets and is a demonstrated leader and problem solver with excellent communication skills.


Your Responsibilities

  • Manage and deliver multiple projects on time, on budget, and up to Murex quality standards to achieve client satisfaction; obtain client signoffs at each project milestone
  • Effectively lead and motivate a cross-functional team in a matrix organization; ensure project team has all the necessary resources, tools, and information flow for continued delivery
  • Manage tight project deadlines and high client expectations. Effectively communicate client feedback, including escalations, within the organization to quickly rectify issues
  • Responsible for tracking effort on projects, managing change requests, and providing client with projected effort and costs. Summarize and report project financials to company management
  • Work with the presales team to represent the services organization methodology to prospective clients
  • Review and suggest improvements to the current processes and methodology to ensure we deliver project as efficiently as possible and exceed client expectations


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Minimum of 8 years of project management experience
  • Experience delivering results on projects or programs in a vendor environment
  • Self-motivated to move projects forward and ensure timely and on budget delivery
  • Experience in leading projects through their full life cycle while managing team members and change
  • Experience working with stakeholders across business and IT functions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in managing capital markets implementation projects
  • Experience in supporting business opportunities through creation of service proposals, statement of works and presentation of service methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to lead cross disciplinary teams to problem solve in the face of deadlines

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City