Job Description

Reference # : 17-04969Title : Project Manager/Fund Accounting
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 05/23/2017
Description
PROJECT MANAGER/FUND ACCOUNTING


Eclaro is currently recruiting for a project manager position for one of our financial services clients. This position is a direct hire with our clients and is based in mid-town NYCity.

RESPONSIBILITIES;
  • Ability to act as liaison between non-technical users, programmers, and management across trading, fund accounting & operations (FAO) and tax reporting life cycles; develop understanding of data flows, workflows, and dependencies across firm-wide groups and systems
  • Responsible for developing business requirements and drafting technical specs used to build out future systems and enhance current systems; ability to document utilizing project roadmaps, specification and flow diagrams
  • Assist in the coordination and prioritization of work for development team; monitoring progress to ensure timely adherence to deadlines; escalate when required
  • Support the development life cycle; ensure testing scripts are prepared, resources are secured and testing is completely timely and satisfactorily
  • Coordinate and prepare the annual FAO strategic development plan for the firm's senior management team; prepare and deliver bi-weekly project management updates to the firm's COO.
  • Identify future needs of the systems with which he/she interfaces and makes recommendations regarding opportunities to improve scalability, efficiency or effectiveness
  • Assist in the daily status monitoring and troubleshooting of issues related to several in-house software platforms, including portfolio accounting software (Geneva) and Java reconciliation platform
  • Technical Skills:
    • Expertise in MS Excel, Powerpoint and Project
    • Experience in financial services industry strongly preferred but not required


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