- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Permanent, Full time
- Macquarie Group
- 20 Jan 19
Project Executive – Front Office focus
Project Executive – Front Office focusIf you're looking to direct your career towards project management and are interested in working in a high-performing team in our Chief Operating Office function, joining our Commodities and Global Markets Group will allow you to work closely with businesses and support areas delivering a range of projects.
Your responsibilities and work streams may include, but not be limited to some system implementation, involvement in strategic risk and regulatory change, process improvement and governance enhancement initiatives. In managing those projects you will be working with many businesses, Operations, Compliance/Legal and IT professionals in all global locations of our Group.
To be considered you will need to have been involved in project work, either directly or supporting senior staff. This could capture work done through auditing, risk, operational delivery and even some IT initiatives. Our focus is to identifying applicants whose career focus is on becoming well-rounded business operational professionals with the capability to step in over time and manage the diversity of work that arises through business, market or technology needs. We'd like to see that you have held some accountability for your projects and here this includes keeping stakeholders informed and managing timelines as well as ensuring you can escalate issues when required.
You'll hold an appropriate business degree and 2-3 years year's relevant work experience in financial services, ideally in a Front Office or Financial Markets, although not critical. A high level of PC literacy will be assumed as will a strongly analytical, detailed work approach. Being confident to suggest ideas to issues that arise is another attribute sought.
If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply online by submitting a covering letter and concise resume as one Word or PDF-formatted document. To include your cover letter, simply insert an additional page into the front or back of your resume.
Find out more about Macquarie at www.macquarie.com/careers
Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.
Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.
We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.
Advertised: 15 Jan 2019 AUS Eastern Daylight Time