24th January 2020

Project Manager

Reference: NS15718

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £40,000 Date Posted: 24/01/2020

Project Manager- Financial Services – Global Client


  • Abacus Careers have been retained by a leading global financial services firm to recruit an experienced Project Manager for their ever growing team in Belfast. Our client moved to Belfast a number of years ago and have noticed considerable staff growth and the Belfast office being a real success story across the group.


  • Contribute to strategic growth and operational development of the Firm by working on a suite of projects ongoing throughout the group
  • Report to Senior Management in relation to project status
  • Define scope of assigned projects in conjunction with Senior Management;
  • Manage resources required in order to complete projects;
  • Manage a range of stakeholders from junior to senior level across all locations;
  • Monitor project plans to ensure successful completion of project tasks;
  • Manage and monitor project budget to ensure delivered within budget;
  • Adhere to internal project methodology and governance;
  • Establish and implement a team culture within the assigned projects;
  • Determine objectives and measures that each project will be evaluated against upon completion and track ongoing progress. Prepare related benefits assessment upon completion;
  • Write reports and presentations including project recommendations;
  • Liaise with training team in relation to training needs arising from projects and related solutions;


  • 2+ years experience of managing a variety of different types of complex projects
  • Excellent communication, organisational, prioritisation and interpersonal skills
  • ‘Can do’ attitude, ability to cope with tight deadlines and work under pressure
  • Ability to take initiative and self manage
  • Excellent presentation skills, both written and oral
  • Comfortable communicating with peers
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Use of Project Management software
  • Ability to take innovative approach to resolving a range of issues


  • negotiable depending on experience plus a market leading benefits package

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