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Avaloq Senior Project Manager (f/m/d) in Leipzig, Germany

Your Team * As senior project manager you will be part of our project delivery team that is dedicated to managing IT implementation projects for new and existing clients in Germany. Our team includes colleagues from all project-critical roles with knowledge focus in the banking sector and software technology. As a senior project manager, you will lead major projects end-2-end and represent the project for both internal stakeholder and the clients. With your experience and ideas, you will contribute to the growth and continuous improvement of the company. *Your Mission * Management of the client implementation project lifecycle (pre-sales support, planning, analysis & design, implementation, test, delivery and post-delivery) * Monitoring and controlling of project indicators to ensure on-time delivery and compliance with defined budget and quality standards * Regular reporting of status to steering committee and stakeholders * Strong alignment with client’s project manager in coordination of activities to ensure management of expectations and readiness * Support to the senior management in setting up new projects and business initiatives What you need * University degree in banking or/and IT related subjects * Minimum of 10+ years of professional experience in project leadership including management of large system integration projects for a minimum of 5+ years * Practical experience in supplier management * Excellent negotiation and problem-solving abilities * Very good presentation and communication skills in German and English across different hierarchies * Ability to work successfully, both in a team and independently * Proactive attitude with the ability to move forward in a complex matrix organization * Good MS Office skills, good moderator and facilitator with empathy and team orientation * Excellent business understanding and high affinity for technical products, software and services * Stress resistant and quick in reaction times * Occasional travelling You will get extra points for the following * PMP or PRINCE2 Certification and Avaloq knowledge are considered as a strong plus * Experience in the financial services industry Now lets talk about perks and compensation We offer competitive base salaries and if you prove to be a superstar, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward. Avaloq aims to share its success with all its employees by paying out “Success Share Units” depending on its performance in a given year. Don’t be shy – apply! Please only apply online. Applications are welcome in either German or English! Note to Agencies: All unsolicited résumés will be considered direct applicants and no referral fee will be acknowledged.