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Finance Project Manager

Job Title: Finance Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Start Date: 05/05/2020
Reference: 14095334/001_1588669262
Contact Name: Samantha Norman
Contact Email: SamanthaNorman@michaelpage.com
Job Published: May 05, 2020 10:01

Job Description

The Finance Project Manager will oversee and lead the delivery of a major project to do with the firms billing system as well as other finance led projects. You will be reporting directly into the Head of Finance Operations and working within the Finance and Risk team.

Client Details

The client is an international well established law firm. The London head office, which is where this role will be based, is in Central London with numerous tube and bus stops within walking distance.

Description

The Finance Project Manager has the exciting opportunity to make recommendations to the senior project board in relation to the new billing system by doing thorough reviews and analysis into the existing system and processes as well as defining the project scope. You will then be required to manage the implementation/change and deliver the project to the business successfully, whilst overseeing the project budget and reporting regularly to the project board.

There will also be other ad hoc finance lead projects which you will manage.

Profile

The successful candidate will have experience of being the lead on a full project life cycle and process improvements experience within professional services, ideally within a law firm.

You will need to demonstrate exceptional stakeholder management experience, specifically with IT Project Managers as well as a mix of other stakeholders.

The successful Finance Project Manager will also need to have extensive IT and systems skills. Experience of Aderant or Elite will be advantageous.

Job Offer

The client if offering a 12 month fixed term contract on a salary basis. You will also be given flexibility working. The ideal candidate would like to be working 3-4 days a week. Initially the role will be working remotely until the Coronavirus crisis has improved. You will need to be able to commute to the London office once office based work resumes.