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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-11370
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Project Manager needed for major Financial client in Montreal, QC.

Position Description:
Seeking an exceptional Project Management professional to support the Finance Tech GL PMO team by providing facilitation, documentation, planning and reporting expertise related to the General Ledger Business Adoption program. This is a major multi-year program following the renovation of the Firms' General Ledger Application with a 3rd party industry standard product by SAP, and there are approximately 100 IT and Finance resources working in the global program team. This role will be responsible for coordinating with technology managers, business unit analysts, adopter teams, and other project managers.

*The ideal candidate is proactive, diligent, and thrives in an environment of change.

Required Skills:
* Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
* Knowledge and experience of Project Management techniques / methodologies.
* Ability to interact and empathize with development teams, demonstrating the ability to act as a value add partner for those teams.
* Must be comfortable working with senior level managers across a global organization.
* Ability to manage multiple activities to aggressive deadlines.
* Experience of working in fast moving and demanding environment.
* Strong Microsoft Project skills including demonstrable experience of constructing and critiquing project plans.
* Strong commitment to high quality standards.
* Excellent time management skills, ability to efficiently prioritize and multitask, and work under pressure to meet deadlines and team objectives
* Microsoft Office proficiency, specifically Excel (Pivot Tables, vlookups), PowerPoint.
* Experience with investment banking and application development projects.

Desired Skills:
* Experience with managing Agile projects would be a definite advantage.
* PMP Certification is a nice to have.

Company Profile:
Brokerage is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
Finance Technology
Finance Technology is responsible for developing Finance applications for a diverse set of businesses including Fixed Income, Equities, Commodities and Investment Banking. The focus is on producing the Firm's books and records in a timely, accurate and efficient way, while complying with regulatory requirements across all entities and jurisdictions.