Project Development Expert (Middle Office), Officer Project Development Expert (Middle Office),  …

State Street
in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
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State Street
in Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street
Project Development Expert (Middle Office), Officer
Grow your career at State Street
From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. We're a global company with diverse people and experiences, and a network of over 35,000 employees spanning more than 100 markets. For us, success comes from the impact our employees have - on our clients, our communities and each other.
We're committed to providing an inclusive environment where all employees feel valued and supported. Join us and make your mark at State Street.

  • Working within the Middle Office - Transaction Management (TM) team based in Poland, provide primary support for client onboarding and change related projects, operational team (BAU) support
  • Represent the TM function in both external and internal project discussions and workshops
  • Support the client Project Management Office as TM representative
  • Support and execute TM onboarding activities to be operationally ready to support the TM in-scope business activities and completed required tasks such as procedures, system accesses and training
  • Liaise with clients and colleagues both regionally and cross border within the TM project workstream
  • Drive financial process reviews, ensuring validity and continually look for process improvements
  • Design and implement systems and put processes in place to assure accountability, make decisions and achieve objectives
  • Escalate issues and key decisions to functional line management where required
  • Assure that the key principles of improve, govern, control, assure are applied throughout the key areas
  • Embed the culture of Lean thinking by providing support and coaching to TM personnel
  • Support validation of the Future State Operating Model covering in -scope TM functions - preferably
  • Performing Lean/Process Reengineering data analysis - preferably
  • Develop and introduce LEAN (GEMBA) methodologies - preferably
  • Support other TM onboarding activities as required - preferably

  • Fluent English - strong verbal and written communication skills
  • 4-6 years of proven project management experience - a detailed understanding of the procedural, technical and product requirements preferred
  • Strong understanding of financial markets; familiarity with custodian cut offs for various financial products and settlement methodologies
  • Transaction Management knowledge across asset types preferred
  • Understand settlement methodologies across various products (Fixed Income, Equity, FX, Cash etc.) preferred
  • Excellent project management skills, extensive project management experience and training;
  • Excellent managerial skills enabling managing project team working under tight deadlines;
  • Academic background, preferred degree in management, economics, finance, science or engineering
  • Multitasking skills, strong analytical and prioritization skills, experience in deadline driven environment
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills including experience in face to face presentations to senior management;
  • PC skills, including MS Office applications Word, Excel, Project and Visio

  • Employee savings plan
  • Premium life insurance package
  • VIP medical package
  • Multisport card
  • International operating environment
  • Language classes
  • Soft skills trainings
  • Technical workshops
  • Development sessions with a mentor
  • Technical or leadership career pathway