Consulting FS Ops Senior Managers

PwC

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Firm: PwC

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competive

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Responsibilities

As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Directors and above
  • Be involved in the financial management of clients
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
  • Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
  • Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
  • Train, coach, and supervise team members
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and developing your PwC brand

Essential skills and experience


  • Awareness and understanding of capital markets market trends, major industry issues and an appreciation of how professional service companies can support clients in this environment

  • A track record in external consulting/professional services delivery in the capital markets sector

  • Degree educated or equivalent

  • Understanding of Capital Markets product and services

  • Track record of building sustainable client relationships

  • Experience of interpreting clients’ strategic, operational and external drivers for change, gaining respect, building trust and inspiring stakeholders

  • Ability to forecast costs and manage to programme timelines and budget

  • Experience of generating a vision, establishing direction and motivating people

  • Understanding of what constitutes an Operating Model for the capital markets sector and what are the general factors to be considered while designing and implementing an Operating Model

  • Awareness of end to end business processes and ideally, an appreciation of underlying technology platforms

  • Practical and output focussed approach

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Successful track record of delivery leadership in the capital markets sector

  • Interpreting clients’ strategic, operational and external drivers for change, gaining respect, building trust and inspiring stakeholders

  • Experience of working within large, complex programmes and leading teams

Additional Information

  • Need to travel/overnight stays away from home? (Yes - regularly)

  • Opportunity for working from home? No, except on occasion

  • Amount of time client based – approximately 70% (dependent on grade)

  • Opportunity for job sharing? No

  • Opportunity for flexible working (hours)? Yes, within reason

Consulting

In Consulting we deliver practical, far-sighted advice that gets straight to the heart of clients’ business issues and delivers amazing results by helping our clients improve the way they operate, reduce costs, manage risks, leverage talent or fundamentally change the way they do business, the work you do will be all about helping organisations of all shapes and sizes work smarter and grow faster. You could find yourself working with household names in a diverse range of industries – everyone from big-name broadcasters and high-street banks to multinational telecoms operators and energy companies.

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/careers/experienced/apply

Diversity

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/diversity

Job information

Firm: PwC

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

Benefits: Competive

Apply

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