Working with the lead to build out capabilities on the ground to execute on programs planned for delivery in 2017/18
Take on delivery ownership of work packages as assigned from the overarching program.
Act as the primary liaison with global project leads and remote lead business analysts.
Day to day management of the work allocation and task assignment amongst the delivery team.
Status and RAID tracking in relation to the deliverables owned by the Pune team.
Active mitigation and escalation of critical issues to program lead.
Groom and transfer knowledge to the lead and team members in terms of project management best practices, instilling a structured approach to solution design, scope framing and test execution.
7+ years of experience in Financial Services Industry.
Formal project management experience within the banking domain (preferably as part of Finance data sourcing projects /initiatives).
Proven track record in delivering major projects especially projects delivered in an investment bank or similar institution, including familiarity with SDLC.
Strong financial product experience (preferably with exposure to product mechanics, lifecycle events and accounting (US GAAP) for Bonds, Repos and Cash Equity products).
Strong stakeholder management experience.
Strong communication ability (verbal & written).
Ability to document information accurately and succinctly
Ability to work independently and with colleagues in off-site locations.
Strong problem solving skills.
Strong attention to detail and highly analytical and creative.
Excellent team player (displays enthusiasm, confidence & commitment)
Ability to train and mentor staff whilst managing the project deliverables.
Ability to work independently and with colleagues in off-site locations
Excellent MS Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint skills.