The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

Project Manager

Apply REF: BIR62503030

About us

Owned by BNP Paribas, one of the world’s top performing banks, we are a global and UK leading player within the vehicle leasing industry. The growth that we’ve achieved in recent years and the number of major industry awards that we’ve won are testament to our innovative products, strong service ethics and most of all, the commitment and skill of our teams. Together, we’re the wheels behind business. Because leasing vehicles is about so much more than just getting from A to B. Joining us, your passion and skill will help make every journey a great one, and we’ll help you steer from strength to strength.

About the role

This role sits within our Business Transformation Team who help Arval UK deliver and implement its data strategy, platforms and process & organisation improvements. You will be joining at an exciting time as the team are currently establishing their strategic plan and setting up the enablers to support it, which includes the PMO function.

The successful applicant will be involved in a range of projects from delivering strategic change to improvements in customer experience and from compliance (to regulatory requirements) to productivity improvements. The work will be plentiful and varied and you will need to ensure that all stakeholders are engaged and bought in on the journey throughout the transformation lifecycle.

Establishing and maintaining integrated project plans that demonstrate achievable deliveries within approved timescales, as well as managing project closure within time, cost and quality constraints will also be key to your success.

Pay zone level B2

Application process

Successful applicants will be invited via email to complete an automated online video interview so you can tell us all about yourself before we decide who to bring in for a final interview. This can be done on your mobile phone, tablet or laptop at any time of day so gives you complete flexibility. Full instructions and a Hints & Tips video will follow.

About you

We are looking for an experienced project manager who is used to delivering business & IT projects, ideally within complex organisations. You will cover the complete lifecycle from setting up, delivering, managing risks and issues, monitoring costs, reporting on and closing out these projects. We need someone who is considered a ‘safe pair of hands’ in terms of experience, along with Prince 2 qualifications, high level Excel and Powerpoint technical skills and ideally a Degree. Prior experience in a regulated industry would be the icing on the cake!

To ensure business and IT colleagues are engaged and to guarantee your success in this role, you will be an excellent communicator who is adept at stakeholder management, as this role will see you building relationships with senior UK and European colleagues.

What's in it for you?

Our employees are really important to us and being owned by a bank we all benefit from some excellent perks. Take a look at these:

  • Private Healthcare

  • Life Assurance

  • Company Pension (the company will add in up to 10% into your pension pot every month)

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)

  • Competitive (£43-52,000) basic salary

  • Annual Bonus (up to £4,200)

  • Company car or car allowance (£417pcm)

  • Volunteering Days

  • Charity Fundraising

  • Free Gym and classes

We are a friendly bunch - more human than corporate and you will find our office environment welcoming. Here is a recent video we put together that shows life at Arval:-

If you have the drive and ambition why not apply today! 

Primary Location: GB-ENG-SwindonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Not indicatedSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Proactivity, Personal Impact / Ability to influence, Attention to detail / rigor, Organizational skills, Adaptability, Ability to deliver / Results driven, Active listening, Communication skills - oral & written, Client focused, Ability to share / pass on knowledge, Critical thinking, Ability to synthetize / simplify, Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Resilience, Decision MakingTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage a project, Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution, Ability to inspire others & generate people's commitment, Ability to develop and leverage networks, Ability to develop and adapt a processReference: BIR62503030