Lazard Asset Management
Trading and Compliance Project Manager
Full Time 8 - 10 yrs Work from anywhere in USPosted 6 days ago
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Lazard serves investors around the world with a broad range of global investment solutions and investment management services. We have built the business over decades with an emphasis on strategies that benefit from intensive research and active management.
Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
  • Primary:  PM for Phase 2 of Lazard’s State Street Alpha implementation (Charles River Front-to-Back integration with State Street)
  • PM/BA and support across the portfolio of Front Office initiatives
  • Preparing for and facilitating key meetings, ensuring minutes and actions are documented and tracked
  • Creation of reports and documentation including status updates, and senior management presentations as needed to support the Head of Trading & Compliance Technology
  • Creation of team roadmaps, helping the development team to align to business priorities and to manage competing business requirements
  • Work with work-stream leads to update and maintain project plans and status reporting
  • Update project materials, including project presentations and analysis documents
Key Skills:
  • Expertise in stakeholder management - the ability to influence and work closely with stakeholders and drive toward solutions/get buy-in
  • Eagerness, ambition, excitement about Lazard/industry
  • Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office specifically Excel and PowerPoint is required.  Experience with project management software tools (Jira, Confluence) a plus.
Desired Profile:
  • BA/BS or equivalent is required
  • 5+ year’s project management experience in financial services or asset management technology
  • PMO experience, ideally including 2-3 years in management consulting
  • Understanding of trade lifecycle and investment management operating model
  • Experience working in Agile and waterfall project environments
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to handle multiple projects and timelines while being detail-oriented
  • Ability to work independently, knowing when to escalate issues as appropriate
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a team and take on additional responsibilities as required
  • Accountability and willingness to be pro-active in learning and improving the quality of deliverables and efficiency of processes

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