Freelance IT Programme Manager - Digital Services


Posted:12 days ago
Job Ref:BH-34966
Salary:CHF100 - CHF115 per hour
Expiry date:2/2/2023
Contact:Curtis Westley
Source Group are currently working with an International Financial Institution as they look to hire a Contract Programme Manager for an initial 12 months.

 This role will work with the Programme Office and will be responsible for delivering on the department’s ambitious programme of providing new and modern digital offerings to its customers. The successful candidate will have extensive Programme or Product Management experience in a Banking environment. In particular, the candidate will have experience in delivering customer-facing websites (client portals) which include on-line banking services and integrated client reporting. In addition, they’ll have experience working with clients and internal IT teams to deliver custom system-to-system connectivity solutions in accordance with pre-defined strategies.

Succesful candidates must be based or willing to relocate to Switzerland.

  • The Programme Manager will be the main coordinating point for the customer digital offering ambitions.
  • Constantly thinking about the customer’s needs, future business and IT operating model, data management, business change, and be motivated by delivering unified and elegant solutions.
  • The candidate will be responsible for planning, scheduling, budget management, benefits realization, transitioning to operations, and risk management.
Must Haves:

  • Programme Management experience in a Banking context (experience to oversee multiple initiatives in an execution position, but also covering strategical involvement) 
  • Experience delivering customer facing solutions and user interfaces (eg. customer portals, dashboards, interactive displays) and experience with delivering API connectivity solutions (ideally experience in managing multiple initiatives at the same time)
  • Excellent stakeholder management and negotiation skills (experience in handling multiple stakeholders at different seniority levels and run negotiations)
  • Excellent proven ability to liaise between business and IT stakeholders
  • Knowledge / awareness of data management, and data understanding, in an operational context (ideally project management experience in data management) 

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