About the job

  • The Senior Project Manager is expected to facilitate and ensure the success of AC portfolio of projects while striving for the continuous improvement of the project management methodologies and associated tools and techniques within the team

Your Main Activities Are

  • Propose meaningful project structure and governance, and manage key stakeholders
  • Provide method and expertise to frame and execute the project on time, on quality and on budget
  • Lead the project team on a daily basis (tasks allocation, periodization, etc) to ensure successful delivery
  • Bring top-down perspective and escalate any transversal issues
  • Act as a gatekeeper for the Project Governance and Project Tools and Methodologies within the team
  • Actively contribute to the Data Governance model for the team

Profile and Skills to Success

  • Master Degree in Business, Technical Major or related area
  • Profiency in project management methodologies and tools
  • Profiency in Microsoft Office Tools, MSP and JIRA
  • Previous experience in Strategy, Management Consulting and/or Data & IT Delivery, as well as 5+ years’ experience in programme/project management
  • Fluency in English both oral and written (mandatory)
  • Fluency in French and/or Portuguese is a plus
  • Knowledge in SQL, ETL tools (Alteryx), Visualization tools (Tableau, PBI) and/or Python is a plus
  • Previous experience in Multinational company On/Offshore model, Data Science, Machine Learning, Data Governance and/or Financial Services is a plus
  • Able to take on the facilitator role, mobilising project contributors with ease
  • Energetic, proactive, determined, drives change, positive, goal-focused and consistent
  • Seek to achieve the objectives set within the defined timeframe, by acting with tenacity and by balancing costs and profits
  • Create an open and supportive atmosphere, encouraging others to express themselves
  • Capable of delivering impactful presentations to the internal clients
  • Proven emotional and situational intelligence to influence positively clients towards change
  • Provide honest and independent advice
  • Act with discretion, privacy, respecting confidentiality

About the Team

  • CIB Analytics Consulting (AC) consists of 70 people based in France (Paris) and Portugal (Lisbon and Porto). Reporting to the CIB Chief Data Officer, AC is an in-house center of expertise on Data, Analytics and Artificial Intelligence which provides End to End data solution delivery (from solution design to development and deployment). It helps internal entities (primarily CIB) better understand and use internal & external data by offering dashboarding, advanced analytics capabilities and AI applications. This team is at the forefront of the data transformation of BNP Paribas CIB


Why joining BNP Paribas?

· Leading banking institution

BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe's banking history. It has a presence in 65 countries, with around 190 000 Employees – including more than 145 000 in Europe.

· Our presence in Portugal

Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 7.100 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

· International reach

Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions:

  • Retail Banking, a division that brings together all of the Group’s retail activities and specialised business lines;
  • Investment & Protection Services that include specialised businesses offering a wide range of savings, investment and protection services;
  • Corporate & Institutional Banking division that offers tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients.

· Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

· Commitment towards work/life balance

At BNP Paribas we care about our employees wellbeing and promote a culture of good integration between work and rest. We believe our employees have rich personal lives outside of work, being fundamental to be disconnected from work to recharge both physically and mentally. Only through this balance we may all be at our best while working.

· Remote Working Conditions

At BNP Paribas, we embrace a Smart Working framework based on trust, autonomy and collaboration. Within this framework, eligible employees can benefit from flexible remote working modalities adapted to our hybrid working environment. To guarantee a comfortable and efficient working set-up, eligible employees are provided with both the office and home equipment, are entitled to an equipment allowance and can benefit from exclusive partnerships to purchase additional equipment at reduced prices.

To find out more on why you should join BNP Paribas visit https://bnpp.lk/why-BNP-Paribas-Portugal

* Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

* In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.

Primary Location
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)
Experience Level
At least 5 years

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