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Market Risk Project Manager

  • Location: New York, 10013
  • Salary: $80 - $100 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

Grow your career as a Project Manager with an innovative global bank working in New York, NY. 6+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension). Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week. Will focus on enabling the company’s Market Risk organization meet strategic objectives across different jurisdictions and regions. Will support Market Risk in project managing/program managing regulatory obligations and internal initiatives. Key aspect is to drive the projects for Market Risk Trading by scoping, managing, and delivering projects by engaging with relevant Stakeholders across Risk, Finance, Front-office, etc. Will also participate in a Functional PMO role providing Book of Work reporting and oversight to the functional project managers.

  • Work with relevant stakeholders, including local management on requirements.
  • Work with the Control and Internal Audit stakeholders to ensure credible challenges are addressed during the project lifecycle.
  • Work on all aspects of Project Management Life Cycle with input from relevant stakeholders.
  • Ensure all projects follow company’s standards, governance and controls for Project Management.

  • 7+ years of experience as a Project Manager in a large global Bank, Consultancy or Advisory firm.
  • Must have experience in Investment Banking including Market Risk and Credit.
  • Strong project management skills required, including ability to create project plans, requirements documents and status presentations independently.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of Project Management principles, frameworks and requirements.
  • Strong communications and ability to work with business stakeholders.
  • Strongly prefer experience with trade life cycle, Market Risk concepts (e.g., sensitivities, VaR, Stress Testing).
About our client
Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.