Title:  Manager, PMO

Location: 

Gurugram, HR, IN

Description: 

Team Summary

Arcesium is a global financial technology and professional services firm, delivering post-investment and enterprise data management solutions to some of the world's most sophisticated financial institutions, including hedge funds, banks, institutional asset managers, and private equity firms.

Expertly designed to achieve a single source of truth throughout a client's ecosystem, Arcesium's cloud-native technology is built to systematize the most complex workflows and help clients achieve scale.

Building on a platform developed and tested by investment and technology development firm, the D. E. Shaw group, Arcesium was launched as a joint venture with Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. J.P. Morgan, another large client, later joined as our third partner. Today, Arcesium services over $675 billion in global client AUM with a staff of over 1,500 software engineering, accounting, operations, and treasury professionals.

Arcesium seeks a talented Project Manager to join the Forward deployed PMO team. This person will support Strategic Program Managers by leading and managing complex projects, both client facing and internal project.  The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of critical initiatives that will help the firm achieve its growth and other strategic goals.

What You'll Do

  • Implementing products for new, large, and complex enterprise clients
  • Executing internal strategic projects 
  • Recommending operational improvements to support growth and other internal goals
  • Creating, tracking, and coordinating complicated project plans that stay within scope and budget
  • Overseeing the creation of deliverables for multiple projects across a distributed, cross-functional team both internally and with clients 
  • Collaborating with internal teams to develop messaging to senior stakeholders
  • Building and maintaining implementation toolkit to achieve efficiencies and scalability 
  • Managing risks pre-emptively, while using metrics to drive projects forward
  • Escalating risks to Strategic Program Managers 
  • Building and maintaining relationships, and creating trust with mainly internal stakeholders
  • Managing internal stakeholders and driving internal teams in process-oriented problem solving to agree optimal solutions
  • Teaching and mentoring project management skills to peers 

What You'll Need

  • The ideal candidate will have 5-8 years of project management or consulting experience, preferably with a background in finance or technology
  • This individual must be an organized, process-oriented problem-solver who can multi-task and manage competing interests
  • Proficiency with project governance and experience in delivering successful client solutions is a must
  • Experience and domain knowledge of any of the functions in investment operations like Accounting, Middle office and Treasury is preferable
  • Excellent listening, negotiation, and presentation abilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills are mandatory. Experience in data modeling is a plus
  • Demonstrable ability to manage expectations and influence key stakeholders at all levels of an organization, including executive and C-level

Members of the Arcesium Company Group do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of sex, race, color, caste, creed, religion, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class

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