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    Project Manager – Tokyo

    First Derivative is currently seeking a Project Manager to join our Capital Markets Consulting Business, which currently numbers 3,000+ globally.

    Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to work as part of a global practice (EMEA, North America, APAC) on projects including Greenfield Murex Implementations and Murex Upgrades.

    We currently require candidates to work within the Front Office and as such successful consultants will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

    • At least 2 years of experience working as a Project Manager
    • Experience within financial services is a plus
    • Fluent Japanese speaking
    • Experience working with developers and technical teams
    • Experience managing complex technology projects involving technical teams and many moving parts
    • Ability to understand complex systems and flows
    • Excellent communication skills, with experience in influencing key project decisions with sponsors and stakeholders
    • Strong facilitation and conflict resolution skills, specifically enabling stakeholders to align quickly around project objectives
    • Experience of running workshops and engage with stakeholders at different levels of seniority
    • Technical skills including Unix, Shell Scripting, SQL, Interfaces would be an additional bonus
    • Strong academic background in business, finance, engineering, mathematics, science or technology
    Working for First Derivative:

    At First Derivative, you will embark upon a career with life-long learning at its core, facilitating rapid professional and personal development and the opportunity to design your own path. We support a variety of external training courses and accreditations and are truly passionate about our Mentor Program, through which our senior colleagues generously set aside personal time to coach and support others in their career progression.

    We are delighted to have several active internal networks, social committees, and charity initiatives, designed with the intention of meeting the holistic needs of our employees and giving back to our communities.

    Our employees are rewarded with numerous benefits as part of their employment, including:

    • Competitive Salary
    • Extensive Health Care Package
    • Pension plan
    • Employee Assistance Programme
    • Annual leave increasing with service
    • Group Life Protection Benefit
    • Training opportunities
    • First Derivative Internal Network and Sports & Social Calendar

    To apply to this role, please forward your CV to FDRecruitment@firstderivative.com