Project Manager, AVP Project Manager, AVP …

State Street
in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Sheng, China
Permanent, Full time
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State Street
in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Sheng, China
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street
Project Manager, AVP
Who we are looking for:
The Project manager will provide project management and onboarding support to new and existing State Street clients and internal operations.

Why this role is important to us:
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Services (SSGS). SSGS gives asset owners and managers access to the essential financial tools they need to deliver effective investment solutions. From core custody, accounting, fund administration and shareholder recordkeeping, to complete operations solutions and servicing for alternative assets like OTC derivatives, private equity and real estate, SSGS' tools help our clients make better investment choices and act on growth opportunities.
Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for:
As Project Manager you will:
  • Independent run regional/global projects with senior (MD and Above) stakeholders involved.
  • Create & execute project plan, revise as appropriate to meet changing needs & requirements.
  • Create and manage project documentation and checklists.
  • Resolve and escalate project and operational issues in a timely fashion.
  • Effectively communicate progress and escalations to superiors & Operations.
  • Interpret project needs and work to meet those needs, offer assistance and advice on standard practical issues.
  • Identify, develop and deploy process improvements leading to service level improvements and/or unit cost & operational risk reduction.
  • Understand, follow and demonstrate compliance with all relevant internal policies and procedures, as well as provide input to further development of best practices.
  • Identify opportunity for product automation based on project timeline, service requirements etc.
  • Oversight implementation of new systems and processes.
  • Conduct Post Implementation Review.
  • Ad-hoc problem resolving.
  • Other priorities per management requirement, e.g. team development and governance.

What we value:
These skills will help you succeed in this role:
  • strong critical thinking, Creative problem-solving skills, and decision making skills
  • Project management experience in large complex projects

Education & Preferred Qualifications:
  • Business or Finance major
  • 7+ years of relevant industry experience - financial services with fund accounting and custody experience preferred
  • Project management experience in large complex projects
  • Initiative, self-motivation and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and relationship management skills
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Sense of urgency when performing tasks and projects; ability to respond to shifting priorities
  • PC Skills - Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Microsoft Project, Flowcharting, Visio

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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