Technology Portfolio Manager
$180,000 F/T Employee
Midtown or Downtown
A F/T position at a major U.S. financial institution.
Pay Options: F/T Employee.
Contact Matthew Senna. call (646)876-9554 / (212)616-4800 ext.240 or email email@example.com with the Job Code MFS33114 or Click the Apply Now button ().
Location: Financial District.
Skills required for the position: PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT, FINANCIAL SERVICES.
Detailed Info: Equities Sales and Research Technology supports the delivery of their aligned front-office business unit. Both initiative programs (business engagement and regulatory) and technology needs are managed by this 2000+ person organization. The team is primarily based in New York, London, and Hong Kong. The candidate will join the Portfolio Management team, based in New York to clearly define portfolio-level standards, robustly establish quality checks to measure adherence to those guidelines, partner closely with the program/project managers within the organization, and advocate credibly on Equities' behalf in discussions with other stakeholder teams. Function as a senior Portfolio Manager, guiding fellow PMOs and partnering closely with the broader Program/Project Management community. Assist in defining portfolio, program and project standards and guidelines. Oversee portfolio of work and track/enforce adherence to established standards and guidelines. Proactively identify and manage risks, issues, and dependencies across the portfolio. Collaborate closely with all key stakeholders (business, GBAMT Central Teams, other CIO teams, etc) to ensure portfolio management practices are sensible and sustainable. Support the establishment of formal governance channels. Prior experience as a portfolio manager or program/project manager for large-scale initiatives (>$20M/year). Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Development/Computing Environment: 5+ years of experience in financial services, preferably with exposure to global markets. MBA in finance, CFA, or a Master's degree in Computer Science preferred or equivalent work experience. Ability to partner with clients and leverage technology to deliver high quality timely solutions with a high degree of predictability. Strong verbal and written communication. Ability to handle pressure/conflict. Extensive experience in managing a service oriented organization to meet the diverse requirements of multiple stakeholders. Self-motivated and self-managed. Proven ability to operate within the global environment operating from multiple locations and time zones. Ability to manage up and down the technology chain, as well as working with business partners from multiple disciplines with differing priorities across multiple, global locations. Strong relationship management and networking skills. Basic understanding of project and program financial management. Experience delivering technology projects in an Agile development environment..
The position offers competitive compensation package.
Job Id: 33114