Leasing Project Manager-Asset Finance and Leasing

  • Sector: LMA UK Asset Finance & Leasing
  • Contact: Juneid Razzak
  • Contact Email: juneid.razzak@lmarecruitment.com
  • Client: LMA
  • Location: Bracknell, Bracknell Forest, England
  • Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
  • Expiry Date: 15 September 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH187671_1629131675

LMA Recruitment have partnered with an established Business Finance House whom are seeking a Leasing Project Manager responsible for driving finance and leasing projects forward throughout all phases of the project lifecycle in order to meet or exceed contractual obligations.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Take responsibility for driving projects forward throughout all phases of the project lifecycle

  • in order to meet or, where possible, exceed contractual obligations.

  • Engage with the project's key stakeholders, ensuring that each stakeholder understands what their contribution needs to be in a timely fashion and communicate how they will deliver their area of responsibility.

  • Own issues / blockers status & resolution, and same for identifying / managing risks facing the team.

  • Own the delivery status report and accuracy of the facts as requested and when required.

  • Produce regular project progress reports for internal teams and client stakeholders.

  • Lead regular project review sessions, ensuring proactive management of the allocated technical teams within the project team to help communicate upcoming, forecasted or potential risks and issues.

  • Maintain and communicate the project Risks, Issues, Assumptions and Dependencies and support the communication of status changes with the team and wider stakeholders.

  • Manage and maintain project documentation and provide regular project updates to stakeholders.


PERSON SPECIFICATION:


  • BA/BS (preferably in finance, technology or a related field) required.

  • CIMA, ACA, ACCA qualification would be a plus.

  • Experience in an agile methodology

  • Experience in the Asset Finance industry (incl. banking, financial institutions, equipment or auto captives, other commercial asset leasing/loan businesses) is essential.

  • PRINCE 2 or equivalent with a minimum of five years of project management experience.

  • Excellent knowledge of finance, project, programme and change management.

  • Sound commercial judgement and overall understanding of the Financial Services Industry, particularly the business impact of the regulatory environment.

  • Strong technical skills.