27 days old
2018-04-302018-06-14

Project Management Associate

Axioma, Inc.
New York, New York 10004
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Overview

Are you interested in joining a smart team in a great office environment in an award-winning organization? At Axioma, we bring together the best minds from across the world to challenge the way financial institutions think about risk and investment portfolio management. To learn more about us go to www.axioma.com

We Innovate. We Create. We Collaborate

Axioma is currently seeking an individual with strong project management / business analysis skills and a solid understanding of financial products and markets. The ideal candidate will have strong communication and presentation skills and enthusiasm for helping develop and implement cutting edge solutions to support investment portfolio management, optimization, and risk analysis.

Responsibilities

• Help develop and manage all facets of a project planning and implementation including project schedule/milestones, documentation of scope and requirements, budget, resource requirements, project communications, and issue escalation.
• Ensure that projects adhere to the defined project workflow process and governance framework.
• Provide comprehensive project management oversight by liaising with business stakeholders, technology, and management to ensure that projects achieve the defined business requirements.
• Perform analysis of schedules and collaborate with stakeholder groups to ensure that appropriate resources are allocated to projects to ensure successful and timely completion.
• Conduct project status reviews with the business area and technology teams. Identify issues and risks, develop mitigation plans, and initiate corrective actions as needed to stay on target.

Requirements

• 3-5 years of experience in Project Management/Business Analysis within the Financial Services Industry.
• In depth understanding of software development and project lifecycles.
• Broad understanding of different financial instruments (equities, bonds, derivatives, ETFs, mutual funds, SWAPs, FX, commodities, etc.)
• Experience in the development, tracking, and reporting of project management performance metrics.
• Strong communication skills - both written and verbal - and the ability to clearly communicate technical information effectively to both technical and non-technical team members at all levels of the organization.
• Solid analytical and problem-solving skills; ability to act with tact and self-confidence while also probing and challenging existing assumptions.
• Proficient with MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint.
• Experience with MS Project or similar project tracking software.
• College Degree in Financial or Technical discipline.

Compensation
• Competitive salary commensurate with experience
• Full benefits package
• Performance-based annual bonus

Axioma is an equal opportunity employer that offers challenging work in a supportive environment.

Direct hires only - no agencies

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