Fixed Term Project Manager, Asset Management Information Technology - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)

Job Description

Fixed Term Project Manager, Asset Management Information Technology - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

Location: Asia Pacific-Hong Kong-Hong Kong Island-Central

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If you’re looking for a career that will unlock new opportunities, join HSBC and experience the possibilities.
HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.
We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Fixed Term Project Manager, Asset Management Information Technology.
Principal responsibilities
  • Responsible for all aspects of the project over the entire life.
  • Ensure business requirements are met and projects are delivered on time and within budget in line with business targets.
  • Ensure that costs are controlled, tracked and accurate effort and expenditure figures are provided to Finance and Planning.
  • Manage all risks and issues to ensure appropriate mitigation and resolution actions are in place with clear ownership and closure dates.
  • Create a robust project schedule to manage and track project progress.
  • Identify and engage all key stakeholders, contributors and business and technical resources that must participate in the assigned projects and ensure that contributors are motivated to complete assigned tasks within the parameters of the project plan.
  • Facilitate and chair regular project meetings and follow up with stakeholders and project team members to drive activity and outcomes.
  • Produce effective progress reports for assigned projects to keep management appraised of project status, major risks and issues, scope changes, resource changes and milestones.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant internal instructions and external regulatory requirements.
  • Co ordinate and lead resources across different geographical regions and time zones.
  • Communicate effectively both to team members and senior management.


  • Strong relationship building skills with business stakeholders and colleagues.
  • Strong business investment knowledge and understanding of the asset management investment lifecycle.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team orientated environment and execute multiple concurrent assignments effectively.
  • Knowledge of current technologies and best in class vendor solutions used in asset management. In particular, knowledge of Charles River Development, Bloomberg Asset and Investment Manager.
  • Ability to effectively manage budget, track and control project expenditure
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills.
  • Strong presentation skills both written and oral.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven experience in identifying and managing the risks, issues and dependencies related to complex projects.
  • Exceptional project management and time management skills with a proven track record of delivery.
  • Ability to take the lead in unstructured situations.
  • Exposure to all stages of the application development process, from specification and design, development and testing, through to implementation, and training.
  • International experience or experience of dealing with international resources.
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Technical Skills

  • Application Development
  • Asset Allocation
  • Bloomberg
  • Budgets
  • Compliance
  • Costing
  • Customer Service
  • Negotiation
  • Project Planning
  • Training