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Project Manager

Reference
JREQ107075
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Project Management
Location
Exeter
Salary
Competitive
Expiry Date
03/12/2018
This is an exciting and broad role where you will have responsibility to define, scope, initiate and manage large departmental projects with moderate to high risk while supporting business and program management staff.

Job Description

Main Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

The Project Manager will define, scope, initiate and manage large departmental projects with moderate to high risk while supporting business, content and program management roles. The typical scale of any projects will be greater than 6 months, involve multiple cross functional members and be a project that is critical to the business unit meeting its objectives.

In particular this role undertakes several functions to ensure Content and Insight teams will achieve defined business goals for maintaining Real-time and Reference data. Through existing and new programmes of work there is a need to ensure all aspects of enhancing Infrastructure and Content data management systems continues to execute in a coordinated manner.  A successful applicant will need to integrate between these parallel activities to achieve broader business goals to re-platform technology onto Cloud services, achieving a decrease in the delivery time for market events and increased maintenance efficiency.

Due to the highly inter-dependant but frequently decoupled nature of these schedules of work, this role will undertake a range of necessary activities to ensure all teams have transparency in co-dependent programmes; Executive financial and status reporting functions to wider stakeholders, identifying any conflicts and driving prioritisation decisions between various business functions whilst helping to ensure key deliverables are met.

The role will provide a broad and detailed insight into a range of Content, Business and Product functions via a diverse portfolio of activities and stakeholder engagement. Having an ability to demonstrate understanding of the relationships between various elements of the infrastructure and impact of decisions in respect to those products is considered critical.


Essential Skills/Experience Required:

  • PMP Certified
  • Experience in managing Database, Network or Data related projects
  • Project Delivery
  • Financial Management
  • Risk Management
  • Estimating and Planning

Desired Skills/Experience Required:

  • Active listening
  • Facilitation
  • Innovative thinking and problem solving
  • Managing multicultural remote teams
  • Prioritized planning between conflicting schedules
  • Ability to influence via strong Interpersonal relationships and distillation of requirements
  • Data and work flows

The Financial and Risk Business of Thomson Reuters is now Refinitiv. Refinitiv equips the financial community with access to an open platform that uncovers opportunity and catalyzes change. With a dynamic combination of data, insights, technology, and news from Reuters, our customers can access solutions for every challenge, including a breadth of applications, tools, and content—all supported by human expertise. At Refinitiv, we facilitate the connections that propel people and organizations to find new possibilities to move forward.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. Therefore we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world−regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Refinitiv is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.
 

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