Title:  Implementation Project Manager

Location: 

New York, NY, US

Description: 

Company Overview

Arcesium is a global financial technology firm that solves complex data-driven challenges faced by some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions. We constantly innovate our data platform and capabilities to meet tomorrow’s challenges, anticipate the risks our clients encounter, and design advanced solutions to help our clients achieve transformational business outcomes.   

 

Financial technology is a high-growth industry as change and innovation continue to disrupt the status-quo and prompt major transformation. Arcesium is at a particularly interesting time in our own growth as we look to leverage our successfully established market position and expand operations in pursuit of strategic new business opportunities. We value intellectual curiosity, proactive ownership, and collaboration with colleagues, and we empower you to meaningfully contribute from day one and accelerate your professional development.

Position Summary

Arcesium seeks a talented Implementation Project Manager to join our Client and Partner Development team. This person will lead and manage complex client-facing and internal projects, as well as support the  senior members of the Implementation team. The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of critical initiatives that will help Arcesium achieve its strategic goals and growth.

Responsibilities

- Implement Arcesium products for new, large, and complex clients and periodically execute internal strategic projects 
- Review opportunity details with Sales staff to understand Arcesium’s value proposition for each new client, partner with internal stakeholders and clients to design implementation programs with solutions and milestones that are optimized for client’s from a time to value perspective and for Arcesium from a time to go-live perspective
- Evaluate the suitability of recommended solutions with all stakeholders, lead process-oriented problem solving and drive toward consensus on how best to deliver Arcesium’s products and services
- Collaborate with internal teams to appropriately message project status, risks and objectives to senior client stakeholders 
- Oversee the creation and execution of deliverables for multiple client projects across a distributed, cross-functional team both internally and with clients within the scope and budget determined  
- Manage project risks pre-emptively to avoid escalations 
- Build and maintain implementation toolkits to achieve efficiencies and scalability as well as identify and recommend operational improvements to support scalability and growth

Qualifications

- The ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of project management or consulting experience, preferably with a background in finance or technology
- Proficiency with project governance and experience delivering successful client solutions is a must, and previous work in data modeling is a plus
- Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, adapt quickly, manage competing interests, and problem solve through a process orientated approach are prerequisites
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to present to and persuade senior staff to engage with key initiatives and process improvements are required
- A bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science, engineering, or finance/economics, with a strong record of academic achievement, and an MBA is a plus

 

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Arcesium and its affiliates do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.


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