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Project Manager / Product Owner - Front Office, Markets

  • Location:

    London

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day + Inside IR35, via Umbrella

  • Contact:

    Libby McGhee

  • Contact email:

    itcontract@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH36654_1674491996

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2023-02-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Project Manager / Product Owner - Front Office, Markets Platform

Initial 6 month contract, with scope for extension

Hybrid working - 1-2 days per week on site in London

£550 - £650 via FCSA accredited Umbrella

Our Financial services client have released a request for a Project Manager / Product Owner to provide expertise in the development and maintenance of software products and projects utilised by Front Office traders. They are looking for someone with a background in Markets / Trading, with an understanding of Front Office operations and how traders work.

The successful candidate will work alongside engineering leads to coordinate the delivery of specific programmes/projects, which will involve: backlog prioritisation, stakeholder management, planning activities, governance and control, risk handling, establishing inter-dependencies and coordinating with internal teams both technical and non-technical.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in the following:

  • Working as a Product Owner / Project Manager.
  • Running software engineering projects using a combination of Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Rates products (Bonds, Swaps, Futures).
  • Understanding of Front Office trade workflows.
  • Awareness of approaches of Rates pricing.
  • End-to-end project management skills, including resource, cost and risk management.
  • Strong stakeholder and 3rd party vendor management.
  • Confidence with working with both technical and non-technical teams, including software development teams, testing teams and business analysts.

If the above details appeal to you and you have the relevant experience, please apply with an up-to-date version of your CV to be considered for this role. Our Client values diversity & welcomes applications from everyone.

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