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Junior Project Manager (Maternity Leave Replacement)

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BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees – including more than 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.

BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.




As a Senior Consultant / project Manager you will advise and follow end-to-end projects from assessment phase to closure.



Content (not exhaustive):


  • Build solid relationships with Business, Functions and Management.
  • Leverage on the team’s project management and expertise to advise the sponspor and project key stakeholders in the most appropriate approaches/tools/benchmarks
  • Animate coordination with functions to ensure adequate capacity and alignment of stakeholders
  • Follow project implementation including active participation to project steering committees
  • Unlock pain points during project implementation with help of functions and escalate to top management when appropriate 
  • Provide consolidated roadmap to functions and top management
  • Design set of performance indicators in collaboration with functions and ensure its deployment and regular production
  • Contribute to PMO transversal projects with potential role of project manager
  • Act ethically, respecting the CIB values, rules and compliance directives.





  • Master degree in Engineering, Business administration or equivalent;
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Business Consulting or Project  Management;
  • Knowledge in Project Management;
  • Knowledge in Business Process Management;
  • Strong project management knowledge;
  • Proficient in English (fluent in French is a plus);
  • Strong written, presentation and verbal communication;
  • Highly organized: able to multi-tasking;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Able to simplify complex information;
  • Proficient in Powerpoint presentations;
  • Strong knowledge in Excel;
  • Energetic, proactive, determined, change driven, positive, goal oriented and consistent;
  • Objective seeker within a time-frame acting with tenacity;
  • Able to independently structure the problems and solve them;
  • Act with discretion, privacy and respecting confidentiality.

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.

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, 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.

Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)Experience Level: At least 2 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Critical thinkingTransversal competency: Analytical Ability