Operations - Securities Division Operations - SDO Change Management - SDO Change Management - Associate - Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
Job ID
2020-60649
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Operations
Region
India
Division
Operations
Business Unit
SDO Change Management
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

OPERATIONS

 

Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

 

 

YOUR IMPACT

 

We’re looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our Operations Sec Div Change Management team who wants to use their skillset and domain expertise to deliver end-to-end implementations of projects in the Operations Division at Goldman Sachs.

 

 

OUR IMPACT

 

The SecDiv Change Management group acts as a centre of change management excellence for SecDiv Business in Goldman Sachs.  The team drives & executes projects within secDiv business, in partnership with Strats, Operations, Engineering, Compliance, Internal Audit & other teams. The team will also engage with Cross-Bus such as CIMD, IBD etc.. on certain initiatives.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support the delivery of cross-Operations, high priority projects across all typical project phases:
    • Project initiation and scoping, including definition of plans and setting and managing realistic expectations for successful delivery with project stakeholders
    • Business analysis and requirements definition
    • Testing and implementation, in particular user acceptance testing
    • Ongoing project management, including progress monitoring, reporting and quality assurance throughout the project
  • Build and manage strong relationships with project sponsors and stakeholders in Operations, Technology and the business
  • Understand the firm’s and Operations’ strategic plans, business, process and architecture in order to influence design and develop solutions
  • Work with Operations business units to assess and streamline processes in order to mitigate risk, cost or service issues and generate efficiencies

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors / Undergraduate Degree
  • Minimum 7 years of work experience in a business analysis / project management function supporting both business process and technology implementations
  • Demonstrate excellent process and project management skills
  • Ability to engage with and influence stakeholders outside their direct control
  • Comfortable facilitating project working groups and possesses strong data gathering skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills both written and oral; confident in interactions with senior stakeholders
  • Have a proven track record of scoping and driving delivery of projects and achieving results independently, on time and to budget including:
    • Strong analytical skills including process analysis; should be detail oriented
    • Ability to design practical solutions and to work to tight deadlines under pressure
    • Project management skills including project scope definition; project issues, challenges, risks definition; status reporting; User Acceptance Test execution
    • Strong organization skills - ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly
  • Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of job-related operational and compliance procedures
  • Understands and appropriately addresses Goldman Sachs compliance and reputational judgment issues

 

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project and SharePoint
  • Proficient in usage of JIRA and JIRA plugins for reporting
  • Relevant industry certification such as, PMP, Scrum, CCBA, PRINCE2 or other specialized PM/BA certifications will be preferred

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Strategic thinker with strong business analysis and planning skills
  • Capable of identifying and interpreting wider-ranging issues: ‘Big picture’ understanding
  • Provides creative & innovative solutions
  • Ability to formulate the implications of a specific solution across processes, e.g. costs, risk, service
  • Demonstrate understanding of Operations processes and procedures and an ability to learn quickly
  • Knowledge of products and processes related to the financial services industry would be an advantage, as is related experience in technology strategy or in a client service or business function and / or management consulting

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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