UBS Financial Services Planning & Strategy Manager in London, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a multitasker? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment? Do you have an eye for detail? We're looking for someone like this to:

  • coordinate submissions in the annual planning process which support the business strategy and priorities

  • effectively communicate across the organization to accurately represent planning status, focus areas and decisions required

  • ensure guidance and principles are thorough and complete and in agreement with surrounding processes and tools

  • conduct detailed analysis of the change portfolio and summarize findings into observations and concrete recommendations

  • perform assessment on change program submissions to ensure information is complete, accurate and representative of the portfolio

  • manage multiple deliverables concurrently and enable decision making on funding and prioritization

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the Group Technology Strategy & Planning team in the GCOO COO team. We are a part of Technology Operations Management. We are responsible for coordinating the annual change planning process, alongside the Group Strategic Change Management Team. The stream works closely with the Portfolio Managers in the business divisions, Change The Bank Leadership within Technology, Finance and Group Strategic Change Management to coordinate the annual change planning submissions across the firm.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • proven strong client management skills, particularly at a senior level

  • a wide vantage point, you can see how Finance, Change management and IT work together

  • the ability to convert financial and non-financial data into actionable management information

  • excellent analytical and technical skills, with a desire to delve into systems to fully understand their capabilities

  • attention to detail and data quality, with a \"right first time\" approach

  • ability to multitask and manage tasks to completion across multiple stakeholders and time zones despite conflicting priorities

You are:

  • Familiar with PMO reporting and tools; program and portfolio financials

  • proficient in Excel and PowerPoint

  • a strong written and verbal communicator, comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels; capable of constructing presentations and communications to senior management as well as providing detailed guidance and operational instructions to program/portfolio managers

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 152788BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Planning & Strategy Manager

City: London, Weehawken, Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich, United Kingdom, United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Process, project and program management