UBS Financial Services FX Spot Project Manager in Opfikon, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you familiar with the complexities of managing technology projects and their budgets in a complex environment? Are you able to effectively manage multiple, complex initiatives and sometimes conflicting priorities? We’re looking for someone who can help us to:

  • oversee and manage multiple projects within the FX Spot Portfolio

  • deliver business benefit to the FRC business through improvements and enhancements to systems and processes.

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.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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.

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 within the FRC IT Portfolio Management team, based in Zurich. You'll be working with IT delivery leads in Zurich and London, and with global delivery teams. You will be engaging with business leads and representatives mostly in London and Zurich (sometimes globally).

Your experience and skills:

You have

  • minimum of 3+ years' experience as a Project Manager in the Financial Services industry.

  • experience in Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Pricing and Execution systems or Foreign Exchange.

  • experience working with collaboration tools, such as SharePoint, Confluence, Jira.

  • excellent analytical and decision-making skills.

  • clear understanding of Project Management methodologies (i.e. Waterfall / Agile models).

  • experience maintaining documentation for projects, including the tracking of risks, action logs and project deliverables.

You are:

  • highly organized and detail-oriented.

  • a strong written and verbal communicator, comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels

  • able to effectively multi-task, and deliver quality results within fast-paced project deliverable deadlines.

  • good at building networks, connections, positive collaborations and consensus.

  • flexible and resilient, ready to face new approaches

  • able to work independently, as well as part of a team.

  • able to clearly describe and isolate in-scope and out-of-scope elements.

  • able to interact with multiple stakeholders at different levels within the organization.

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 more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 170679BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: FX Spot Project Manager

City: Opfikon

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)