The way we work is constantly evolving and as we embrace technological advancements, regulatory changes and of course, how could we forget, certain global pandemics(!), there is a growing demand for Project Managers across many industries including financial services, commercial and public sector.
There are several routes to becoming a Project Manager, from gaining a professional qualification such as Prince 2, to building experience while working. Requiring excellent organisation, attention to detail and communication skills, project management offers an exciting, diverse and fulfilling career path.
Business Analyst opportunities are found in a range of industry sectors, both on a permanent and contract/consultancy basis. Offering analytical, technology and solutions-focused individuals an interesting and varied career, Business Analysts will work with a business, key stakeholders and employees, to understand and help achieve its’ strategic and operational goals.
Within this role you will problem solve, analyse data and make suggestions to help make business improvements, whether that be to processes or technology, for example, this can be a very fulfilling role as you make a significant impact within a business.
With our knowledge and experience we are ideally placed to help you develop your career in project management. We understand what employers are looking for and will connect you with the right opportunity; guiding you through every step of the application process and sharing our market knowledge and advice.
Project Management and Business Analyst jobs
Permanent Full Time Hours
This is a key role where you will enjoy working closely with the Head of Projects and Operations, assisting with the day to day coordination and management of business operational activities.This independent trust business offers a decisive and dynamic environment where you will be encouraged and supported to develop your skills further.Responsibilities will include:Setting up and maintaining user access to business applications and banking platforms Collaborating with other members of the operations and technical transformation teamsCoordinating and managing project tasks to ensure project delivery within allotted budgets and timelines Coordinating and attending monthly client-facing manager meetings Working closely with the compliance department and other business areas to assist with the collation of internal CDD/KYC and reporting dataExperience and skills required:Experience working in business support/operations/trust/wealth managementStrong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasksExcellent telephone and communication skills Ability to work well within a team and independently using own initiative If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email email@example.comWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
Permanent Full Time Hours
Quality Engineering Analyst | IT
Contribute to the success of a forward thinking and innovative international wealth management organisation, partnering across business lines to ensure all IT requirements of the business are met.Working within a collaborative and high performing team, you will be responsible for quality assurance testing and executing changes to applications. This is a great opportunity to join a company committed to ensuring their employees thrive and communities prosper.Responsibilities will include:Contributing to project/programme test strategies and plans and ensuring quality engineering practices are adoptedProviding feedback on the quality of IT deliverables and escalating any quality issues Creating and executing test cases for assigned programmes/projects through the application life cycle Partnering with IT and assigned business lines to test new or existing software to ensure requirements are met Documenting test scopes, including writing detailed test scripts and test plansExperience and skills required:Previous experience in a similar role, including previous test case design or non-functional testing Experience working with various frameworks such as Agile or Iterative Waterfall Software Development life cycle High level of accuracy and attention to detail Good time management and prioritisation skillsAbility to work well within a team and independently using own initiativeIf you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email firstname.lastname@example.orgWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
Temporary Full Time Hours
Temporary Trust Project Administrator
Work alongside the business operations team in an international provider of banking services, until the end of 2021 and assist with the tracking of various projects and collation of management informationWorking alongside the Business Projects Deputy Manager your tasks will include maintaining a project list relating to business activities and assisting in the co-ordination and delivery of actions relating to identified projects, providing updates to committees and tracking fee notes. Whilst a project management background would be ideal, a candidate with a PA background will also be considered.Responsibilities will include:Assisting with the coordination and delivery of various projects and actionsEnsuring deadlines for the completion of tasks are achieved within agreed timescales Assisting with the provision of management information and relevant reporting and data management Coordinating the follow up of procedures due for review and taking minutes at committee review meetings Undertaking mail merges and bulk administration tasks as allocated, including distributing signatory list packs to third parties Experience and skills required:Ideally a minimum of 5 years’ experience within the financial industry within a similar roleHighly organised and proactive approach to tasks Knowledge of how to coordinate and run meetings and minute taking An understanding of corporate secretarial duties Ability to quick dissect projects into workstreams and workstreams into tasks If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email email@example.comWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
Permanent Full Time Hours
Be part of a dynamic, collaborative and high performing team, where you will reach your full potential, whilst making a difference to an organisation which is committed to ensuring their employees thrive within a challenging and progressive environment.Utilising your strong team working ethos, you will be responsible for identifying business requirements, detailing these in the form of user cases and user interface designs and executing small to medium complexity projects.Responsibilities will include:Undertaking business analysis planning, including developing plans, communicating with stakeholders and looking for continuous improvements Analysing and documenting business and system requirements and preparing for sign-off Working with the quality assurance team to support user testing and implementation Supporting design and development activities Identifying stakeholder needs, prioritising business improvements and documenting the scope of business solutionsExperience and skills required:Previous experience as a Business Analyst or Business System Analyst Strong organisational skills Excellent communication skills Ideally hold a relevant degree in business analysis A relevant professional business analysis or project management qualification would be an advantage, but is not essential If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email firstname.lastname@example.orgWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
Permanent Full Time Hours
Associate Project Manager
A fulfilling opportunity to work in a reward-driven commercial organisation located outside of town, that plays a vital role in island life, striving to ensure that all employees contribute to the growth of the business, whilst offering a range of exciting benefits and corporate discounts for all employees.If you have previous project assistance experience, the ability to work well within a team and excellent organisational skills, this could be the opportunity for you!Responsibilities will include:Supporting and working closely on projects, ensuring these are completed to deadline and within the agreed budget, resource and scope constraints Analysing projects, identifying risks and preparing supporting project documentation Coordinating and monitoring projects on a regular basis, evaluating progress and resolving any issues which ariseSupporting the Operations Manager in the execution of processes for new service lines Providing clear and measurable personal objectives in line with business strategy and monitor performance Experience and skills required:Minimum 3 years’ business experience required, ideally gained within a commercial organisation At least 1 years’ project assistance experience Knowledge of project management methodology such as PRINCE2 would be an advantage Excellent organisation and time management skills Good analytical and problem-solving skills If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email email@example.comWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
Temporary Full Time Hours
Temporary Project Manager
Exciting interim opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join this global banking organisation where you will be involved in innovative change projects in a supportive and challenging working environment.Joining the London office initially on a remote basis, you will be responsible for all stages of the project life cycle for business and technology change projects. Ideally you will be available immediately and whilst the temporary contract will initially be for 2 months, this is likely to be extended.Responsibilities will include:Preparing and taking ownership for all project plans, controls and progress reportingIdentifying, tracking and mitigating any project risksTracking and reporting on project costsBuilding and maintaining positive working relationships with stakeholdersEnsuring delivered projects are in line with the group’s strategyExperience and skills required:Previous project management experience within a banking or investment banking environmentKnowledge of operating model design, process optimisation technology delivery and proposition developmentExcellent organisational skills and a methodical approach to tasksGood communication and relationship building skills Ability to manage multiple projectsIf you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email firstname.lastname@example.orgWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.View details
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