IT Project Manager

  • Experience level : Senior
  • Activity : Group
  • Office : Geneva

An exciting role within the IT Business Transformation team that drives Bank Syz IT transformation roadmap. We are looking for a Project Manager dedicated to business projects to help us upgrade our business applications. The incumbent will manage integration projects (solutions or processes) in various business domains (including but not limited to Front, Corporate, Finance, Compliance solutions).

Your missions
  1. Project implementation

Conduct analysis, deliver on-time and on-budget projects

Manage stakeholders - Drive contact with stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle to understand/set expectations, establish timelines and grow the relationship

Manage resources - coordinate with project contributors (security, infrastructure) and external vendors

Develop and maintain project plans

Manage Risks, Issues, Dependencies and Project Changes to ensure quality outcomes for the business

Track and communicate progress - create clear status reports for Team and Stakeholders

Drive developers (internal/external), provide architectural oversight, help troubleshoot design issues


  1. Change management & adoption manager

Interact and collaborate with the business point of contact

Define governance strategy and support model

Organize training, write guidelines for end-users and communicate on new releases

Continuously get feedback from business stakeholders and end-users

Drive for optimal adoption of new products and tools


  1. Second level support for Business solution supported by the team

In charge of second level support for issues

Distribution of issues to related vendor/team if necessary

Regular follow up for status of issues

  1. Keep up to date with industry technology and innovate new solutions


Your profile

Professional experience & competencies:

  • Minimum of 4 years of demonstrated experience in full life cycle of systems/process implementation in the Private Banking industry
  • 2 years experience in a recognized consulting firm
  • Strong understanding of the Front office processes and data
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven ability to manage budgets for projects greater than $200K

Personal competencies:

  • Excellent customer service and solution orientation
  • Solid self-confidence and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Advanced skills set in time management and task prioritization
  • Passion for managing project team members and driving results
  • Ability to multitask and identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Strong team player

Language requirements:

  • Fluent in French & English
  • Good oral and written communication skills in German a plus

IT Skills:


  • University Degree in computer Science IT project management
  • Recognised Project Management Qualification preferred
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