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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-17803
Location: New York, New York
Global financial firm located in New York, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for a Project Manager

*12+ month contract*

Strategic Initiatives, Communications and Events Coordination - Wealth Management Technology COO
Associate, New York, NY

Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of relevant Project Management experience.

Top Skills:
1. Excellent Communicator, able to connect to all levels and teams across the COO and the division
2. Ambitious and eager to learn about the WMT COO, what we do and how we do it
3. Good use of initiative, judgment and decision making

Brokerage's Wealth Management Technology (WMT) division is actively seeking a candidate to take on organizational projects, supporting teams within the Chief Operating Office. You'll be joining a highly collaborative, hardworking, and creative team, where excellent organizational, interpersonal, time-management and communication skills will provide for success in this position.

The candidate would be responsible for projects/initiatives such as:
• Organize and manage daily and long-term operations and planning for the team
• Planning and execution of department and divisional communications
• Managing internal SharePoint, Jive and other sites where applicable
• Planning medium to large scale events
• Develop and manage organizational metrics
• Manage organizational recognition programs

Skills Required:
• Successful candidate will be highly organized with ability to effectively multi-task and pay high attention to detail
• Demonstrated relative project management skills
- Experience planning events and programs from idea to execution stages, logistics coordination experience
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Good use of initiative, judgment and decision making
• Action Oriented with a complete sense of accountability
• Excellent time/priority management skills
• Pro-active: Identify value add areas for senior leaders beyond day-to-day activities
• Functional and development knowledge of business and workflow platforms, such as Jive, SharePoint and Microsoft Project