Manager, Programme Management Office, 12 months contract - Global Finance - HSBC



Manager, Programme Management Office - Global Finance

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Global Finance is integral to HSBC’s purpose and strategy, playing a valued role in managing costs and deploying capital in the most effective way. Our global team of finance professionals partner with the business to provide trusted insights and forward looking analysis; accuracy; efficiency and control to frame and influence business decisions.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Manager, Programme Management Office, 12 months contract.
In this role, you will
  • Maintain strong governance and control oversight of key programmes of the Finance function through programme management office and project accounting activities.
  • Ensure Finance projects adhering to Global Finance governance standards and methodology.
  • Oversight and monitoring of programmes risk and issue and driving the mitigating action and escalation.
  • Ensure the quality and control of the delivery of projects.
  • Establish and maintain effective communication channels with programme and project managers in delivering governance and control to these programmes and projects.
  • Provide management support to Finance leaders a needed by supporting management forums and workshops.
  • Lead PMO activities to ensure IFRS 9 implementation and transition across all legal entities and businesses.
  • Maintain strong governance and control oversight on IFRS 9 programme through PMO and project accounting activities.
  • Review entities issues, risks and status and escalate to the Regional Project Manager for any critical matters as appropriate.
  • Understand stakeholders needs, identifying and implementing improvements in a continuous manner.
  • Support Regional Project Manager and each workstream in a PMO capacity to effect the transition from implementation into business as usual.
  • To work effectively with varying levels of people in Finance and Risk functions, programme workstreams, from senior management to analyst or associate level to maintain strong programme governance.
  • Ensure roles and responsibilities are clearly documented and understood.
  • Take accountability for ensuring change or implementation in compliance with the Business Transformation Framework, ensuring the quality and control of the delivery of projects.
  • Monitor programmes risk and issue and help to drive the mitigating action and escalation.
  • Understanding of when to exercise autonomy in decision making and when to escalate.
To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements
  • Experience of project PMO and change management, preferably in a lead role.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with ability to adapt to changing situations and to understand issues quickly.
  • Experience of working in a virtual team within colleagues in multiple locations.
  • Strong attention to detail and being solution oriented.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent PMO skills.
  • Knowledge of credit risk management, accounting for financial instruments, or regulatory capital, such as Basel.
  • Strong IT skills including experience of large scale system change projects.
For further details and application information please visit our career site, search under reference number 000088CO

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