Senior Project Manager

  • Job category
    Banking and Finance, Risk Management
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$12000 - S$20000

Job Description

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and Never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

Make an impact every day with Trust, Data and Resilience (TDR)

Our TDR team sits within the Group Operations function and is responsible for mission-critical areas including cyber, information, data, privacy and resilience. These are challenges that impact our clients globally. Our TDR team develops the platforms, drives the processes and builds partnerships to benefit millions of people every day. They thrive in providing solutions to complex issues, devote time and energy to designing new and innovative solutions, and all in an environment that demands being risk-aware, not risk-averse. TDR chooses progress over perfection and aims to always participate with a constructive purpose. The team makes an impact wherever they are based, be it in our offices around the world, our Global Business Solution centres in China, India, Malaysia and Poland, or even from our home.

Now you have an opportunity to make a meaningful impact with a diverse and passionate team of creators, innovators and achievers. With us, you’ll learn, be inspired, and make an impact every day. The success of our work hinges on how we use the unique diversity of our people to realise the effects we seek to achieve: Always on. Always safe. Always Simple.

The Role Responsibilities

Be accountable and responsible for planning, executing, managing and measuring the day-to-day running of the project and its workstreams.

Ensure on-time, on-budget, to-specification delivery with minimal disruption to business operations.

Interpret risk treatment plans into measurable, achievable outcomes, and then plan projects to meet those outcomes.

Evaluate, articulate, document, escalate and resolve complex problems, risks and issues.

Furnish input to business planning to support future opportunities.

Plan, implement, manage and update the project plan and schedule.

Manage communications and expectations in collaboration with all stakeholders internally and externally.

Identify and manage both the dependencies and the interfaces with other related CSS and Technology Services activities, projects and other initiatives.

Ensure compliance to the bank’s policies and procedures.

Ensure compliance with the bank’s project governance structure, keep Clarity current with project plans and ensure other project status reports are expertly drafted, accurate and current.

Ensure quality of product throughout the delivery process.

Ensure quality of reporting—always communicating variance to schedule, budget, specification—and the way back to a green status.

Key Stakeholders

Cyber Security Services – Security Transformation Programme and Service Owners

ITO Technology Services

Security Monitoring & Analytics and Threat Intelligence

Risk and Compliance

Our Ideal Candidate

Minimum a Diploma holder

Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented, geographically dispersed environment

Competency in communicating effectively in speaking & writing

Experience in IT Security operations, initiatives or programmes

Experience in project reporting or service reporting

Success measuring project performance with metrics and visualizations.

Basic understanding of technology infrastructure to help drive solutioning and target design

Banking or similar experience at a Large Corporate preferred

Three years project management experience, or corresponding credential, with ability to initiate and execute a large project from E2E dealing with disparate functions

Knowledge of structured project management methodologies

Effective leadership and interpersonal and communication skills

Ability to balance short-term expediency and long-term effectiveness

Ability to self-manage and contend effectively with ambiguity

Demonstrates credibility with senior stakeholders and across the project

Possess negotiation, communication, facilitation, efficient decision-making and problem-solving skills

Able to demonstrate awareness of business and organisational sensitivities and reflect this in approaches to communicating change

Competence with project management formal methodologies – PMP certification (or equivalent) is mandatory

Proficiency in the MS Office suite, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word

Proficiency with MS Project or equivalent

Proficiency with documented business processes

Working knowledge of ITIL processes

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions. To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages.

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Diversity & Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.

Closing on 23 Oct 2021

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