Project Officer - Investment Pooling - West Midlands
Upon joining this large in house department you will support the Programme Manager with the implementation of investment pooling, in particular the implementation of the asset servicer for DB Pension Scheme Central (depository and custodian). You will be required to work at a strategic and operational level to support the Programme Manager to manage projects and to co-ordinate the day-to-day activities to a high standard within budget and delivered within agreed timescales. You will ensure they are scoped, documented and have deliverables that are defined and delivered within agreed timescales and within budget, co-ordinate the day-to-day activities of project delivery, monitor activities against the plan and notify the Programme Manager of corrective actions as appropriate. You must demonstrate good member focus and skills to engage with the business to obtain an understanding and direction from both internal member and external partners with good business acumen to understand business issues with a drive to initiate and deliver change. The ideal candidate will have experience and be qualified of working in an investment or finance environment and project management experience, ideally Prince 2 qualified. You will have substantial experience of working in an investments function, be highly organised, able to prioritise effectively working under own initiative and to work accurately to deadlines.