Project Manager - Payments (Banking)

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Chevelle Tan
Reference: 261142

Project Manager - Payments (Banking)

  • 10 months contract

The Client

  • MNC Bank

The Opportunity

  • Provide PM/ BA support for global payments related project, focusing on identification & documentation of regional payments activities.
  • Perform root cause analysis of payment related Operational Risk Events and how these will be resolved through identified solutions, identifying any gaps requiring further solutioning.
  • Support Ops SME's in determining key business requirements for identification of payments flows.
  • Identifying and documenting key data elements within processing systems to enable rules based controls to be set for management of large and anomalous payments.
  • Deliver business requirements, prepare testing plans and execute/oversee testing and development of associated project artifacts as required for deliverables.
  • Day-to-day management of individual project responsibilities including milestone setting, task and actions management, co-ordination, and execution of plan within required timelines and to stakeholder quality expectations.
  • Support and manage business ad-hoc queries and requirements.
  • Foster and maintain relationships with business and technology stakeholders and support engagement in working groups, steercos, and workshops where required.
  • Identify key project risks, whether stated or not, and manage to resolution or escalate accordingly.
  • Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy and can operate with a limited level of direct supervision.
  • Requires attention to detail when making judgments and recommendations based on the analysis of factual information.

Your Background

  • Degree in Banking or equivalent with 6-10 years' of relevant experience.
  • Track record as a Business Analyst/ Program manager within the Financial Services/Investment Banking industry.
  • Knowledge of Markets Operations businesses/ functions is required. Knowledge & understanding of payments workflows and controls beneficial.
  • Ability to work independently, multi-task, have great attention to detail and take ownership of various parts of a project or initiative.
  • Able to lead conference calls and produce meeting agendas, materials, and minutes.
  • Have experience of leading User Acceptance Testing (UAT) projects, including overseeing the development & implementation of the UAT test plan, scripts and tools using the detailed functional requirements document.
  • Must be extremely organized, motivated and a self-starter.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task is key.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to clearly document findings and put together proposals for solutions.
  • Excellent Excel, Powerpoint and process mapping skillsets required.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment under tight contractual deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to communicate to a range of audiences and facilitate discussions.
  • Willingness to ask questions, challenge the process and seek out answers.

Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or contact Chevelle (EA Reg no: R1762272) at

Peoplebank Singapore Pte Ltd, EA Licence Number: 08C5248

EA Licence: 08C5248