We are looking for

Senior Project Manager

Apply REF: 2204GSS10795

About the Job

  • Within the Group Strategic Sourcing Services, the Purchasing solutions & Digital / Core model & delivery team is

    • Guaranteeing conception and evolution of the platform dedicated to Group Accounts Payable and Receivables Solution, namely One Capp Solution and its connected tools. This solution has most of its clients in France and is being deployed worldwide, for Group BNP Paribas, starting in Europe

    • Managing transversal projects impacting all the clients of the platform, in particular for regulatory purposes or for functions enhancements

  • With this platform, an important rationalization of the implied processes is at stake for the Group

  • This position is a perfect entrance point: very transversal, many streams, many teams, counterparts, and countries. Numerous projects being forseen for the coming years, there are opportunities to lever in the future for an enlarged role in PS&D

Your Main Activities Are

  • Participate in the implementation of the new projects (definition and follow up of the plan, actions and resources, among others)

  • Conduct and ensure that projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget

  • Support the implementation and make the bridge between all involved teams, including implementation of the new internal processes

  • Partner with Managers to support the development transversely in GS2S organization

  • Verify and monitor that the documentation is updated and in line with the applied processes

  • Collect and present data needed to manage consolidated dashboards (KPI and others reporting)

  • Assess risk and provide risk response plans

  • Perform Operational and Permanent Controls on projects

  • Contribute to transversal support activities of GS2S

  • Can challenge solutions, dig in regulation and functional topics related to Cost accounting and tax

Profile and Skills to Success

  • Bachelor degree in  Economics, Management, Finance or Business

  • Experience level: At least 10 years of  experience in Project Management, Consultancy or Advisory Services, involved in large & multi-national companies

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

  • Fluent in English (B2 Level minimum, CECRL certificate)

  • French is a significant plus for projects on French regulation in particular

  • Knowledge of Finance and Accounting with ability to analyse new complex demands

  • Quick self-starter, pro-active attitude, autonomy

  • Organizational skills and ability to multitask and to prioritize

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Good attention to detail

  • Strong team spirit

  • Ability to understand processes and the business

  • Strong negotiating, unbloking situations and result oriented skills

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, with an ability to synthetize and express complex technical concepts in a simple way to management (spoken & written)

  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

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: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 10 yearsSchedule: Full-time Reference: 2204GSS10795