Market Risk IT Project Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £675 per day + PAYE contract

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Cheung

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    PCH - Risk_1591793316

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


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My client, a top tier financial institution is looking for a contract Market Risk IT Project Manager to join their team based in London. This is a PAYE contract role paying up to £675 per day.

As an experienced technical implementation manager, you will be responsible for organizing and overseeing deployment and testing activities for the implementation of a new market risk platform.


  • Manage the delivery of risk applications, develop project plans and ensure that all deliveries are completed on time, within budget and meet business expectations
  • Guide the project team to define and adopt an appropriate cross-functional delivery process in line with the Change Management framework
  • Fully own and drive the execution of end to end testing activities with internal and external stakeholders
  • Closely work with development teams, testing teams and other relevant stakeholders to ensure adequate planning for project execution including delivery schedule, test planning, test environments, etc.
  • Identify technical requirements for infrastructure, server and test environments and follow-up with relevant stakeholders to ensure readiness in line with project delivery plan
  • Remove blockers, guide the team for issue resolution/mitigation, problem solving and ensure swift escalation for any issue that may put at risk team productivity and or ability to deliver
  • Manage project dependencies and facilitate discussion and decision-making
  • Ensure accurate and up to date reporting on project execution progress and prepare relevant status reports for project governance forums


  • Market Risk technical IT Project Manager background
  • Background in IT project management for financial services
  • Experience as a technical project manager or technical workstream lead or implementation manager
  • Experience conducting technical gap analysis and gathering technical requirements for delivery
  • Demonstrable experience of active stakeholder management experience
  • Experience managing engagement with external technology vendors
  • Problem solver and results-oriented

For more details, please send your CV to in subject quote "Market Risk IT PM"

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