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Implementation Manager

  • Type Permanent
  • Salary AU$160000 - AU$180000 per annum + annual bonus
  • Location Sydney, New South Wales
  • Sectors Asset Management

Our client are a mid-sized Fund Manager based in sydney, are looking for a senior figure / implementation manager to be second in charge to the CIO. As a implementation manager you will be leading a 7 person team consisting of PMs and BAs, promoting best practice and managing small projects via the team. We need someone who has worked in Fund Management here or overseas and ideally understands performance, risk and distribution. The team will look after several new projects within the Data and OMS space plus Salesforce.

Location: Sydney CBD

Role: Perm / contract to perm

Responsibilities

  • Taking ownership of the Implementation of new products and technologies and helping with any queries
  • Project management duties involved in CRM software implementation
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Make decisions effecting the design and implementation of 3rd party application software
  • Preparation and socialisation of business cases
  • Implementing a culture of project management and business analysis practices within the team

Experience

  • Strong experience with the project management of business applications within investment management or the wider financial services industry
  • Coming from a technical background would also be beneficial
  • Ideally knowledge of performance, attribution and risk management concepts
  • Experience utilizing project management methodologies prince 2 etc
  • Exposure to agile would be beneficial but not essential
  • Experience working closely with senior stakeholders and the technical teams and acting as a liaison between the two
  • Experience in leading teams with 7 people or more
  • Experience with one or more of the following or similar applications: thinkFolio, Factset, IRESS, Markit EDM

If you have good implementation manager experience and meet the above criteria, please respond with an updated resume and I'll be in contact. Feel free to reach out to me on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/admcmanus/

Sthree Australia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.