Programme Manager Programme Manager …

Fidelity International
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jan 22
Negotiable
Fidelity International
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jan 22
Negotiable
Fidelity International
The role is within our IM Research and Portfolio Management Technology team, delivering change to Equity, Fixed Income and Solutions & Multi Asset businesses, working closely with Research, Portfolio Management, Quant and Systematic Investment teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for programme management activities supporting our advisory and cross asset portfolio management programmes and in addition, provide a significant contribution to other platform wide initiatives.

Department Description

Investment Management Technology provides systems development, implementation and support services for Fidelity International's global Investment Management division. We support Fund Managers, Research Analysts, Traders and other supporting groups in all of Fidelity International's locations, including London, Dublin, Hong Kong, and Toronto.

The ISS Technology group is responsible for providing Technology solutions to the Investment Management, Asset Management Operations & Distribution business units globally.

The ISS Technology team supports and enhances existing applications as well as designs, builds and procures new solutions to meet requirements and enable the evolving business strategy.

Purpose of the Role

The role is within our IM Research and Portfolio Management Technology team, delivering change to Equity, Fixed Income and Solutions & Multi Asset businesses, working closely with Research, Portfolio Management, Quant and Systematic Investment teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for programme management activities supporting our advisory and cross asset portfolio management programmes and in addition, provide a significant contribution to other platform wide initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

Programme Management:

  • Manage programmes, large projects or small scale enhancements
  • Manage global advisory and portfolio management requirements
  • Manage plans, implementation and resource and make use of agile methodologies
  • Coordinate programme and project releases
  • Provide guidance and advisory services on cross programme initiatives
  • Work with Support teams
  • Work with Middle and Back Office technology teams on e.g. trade, data and position integration

Technology Strategy:

  • Work with the IM Technology Programme Director and peers on short to long term strategy, cloud strategy and plans, and attaining excellence

Business Relationship Management:

  • Communicate on a regular basis and maintain good relationships with senior business stakeholders
  • Work with other programme managers across foundational and roadmap programmes to ensure that programmes are joined up and manage dependencies between programmes
  • Manage technology meetings with business

Experience and Qualifications Required

The candidate must have extensive experience with investment management technologies and Technology project management. The candidate should have an in depth understanding of order management workflow and data. The role is business and technology facing and requires good relationship management and communication skills.

Knowledge:

  • Business Analysis and Project Management methodologies including agile framework and scrum master
  • Strong technical skills and understanding of how to successfully manage deliveries across globally distributed delivery teams
  • Investment Management, Research, Systematic, Quant and Portfolio Construction
  • Data and systems integration

Skills:

  • Leadership
  • IT Management
  • Be able to debate and challenge technical discussion with architect and technical leads
  • People and relationship management
  • Articulate, well written and concise reporting, and documentation
  • Good verbal communication
  • Analytical
  • Independent thinker
  • Goal driven
  • Highly motivated
  • Disciplined
  • Efficient
  • Ability to cope with pressure and issues
  • Strategic
Company Overview

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Fidelity International is an equal opportunities employer and is commited to a policy of treating all its employees and job applications equally.

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