IT & Digital

Project Manager -Payments - Financial Services - Contract

  • Location:

    England

  • Sector:

    IT & Digital

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500.00 - £600.00 per annum

  • Contact email:

    ejohnstone@vertuspartners.com

  • Job ref:

    PMP/EJ/0911_1668009598

Project Manager -Payments - Financial Services - Contract

My client is currently looking to hire a Project Manager to join a busy team and manage a portfolio of projects within the Payments domain. Initially a six-month contract, it is extremely likely to extend beyond that.

They are looking for someone with a strong track record of managing a portfolio of projects within the banking space, ideally working with cash management and payment platforms.

Duties will include:

  • Managing projects within the Payments domain.
  • Monitoring delivery and providing regular reports in order to keep projects on track.
  • High level stakeholder engagement.
  • Acting as a point of escalation for clients and third parties involved in various implementation projects.
  • Managing project issues and alerting to potential risk.

Ideally you will have:

  • A strong background in IT change project delivery and good knowledge of the full software lifecycle.
  • Industry knowledge around payments infrastructure including gateways and various other payment solutions.
  • Experience managing stakeholder relationships and interacting with different areas of a bank.
  • Prince 2 qualification (or equivalent).

Based in the UK (could be based in various locations), they have a flexible approach to hybrid working and with travel as and when required for meetings with stakeholders.

Please note, this is a PAYE contract via an umbrella.