Randstad Capital Markets Project Manager in New York, New York
Capital Markets Project Manager
location:New York, NY
salary:$70 - $100 per hour
date posted:Monday, August 7, 2017
Looking for a capital markets project manager with tax experience for a six month contract in midtown NYC.
Working on an integration and merger of a brokerage acquired by our client
Work is specific to Tax requirements being developed for our client by consulting firm
This role will now assess the systems and make recommendations on how to implement the Tax requirement recommendations from consulting firm.
Will be part of development planning to implement recommendations
Our client requires a centralized Tax Operations function due to the changing business and regulatory environment. These changes include:
1) Business Expansion
2) Regulatory Change
3) Changing Client Base
In order to manage the increasing risks of Tax in the United States, additional systems and processes are required.
Summary: The main function of a Project Manager is to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as engineering, research and development, financial systems and product roll-out, etc or any other non-IT based project.
? Coordinate projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.
? Present and explain proposals, reports and findings to clients.
? May recruit employees, assign, direct, and evaluate their work, and oversee the development and maintenance of staff competence.
? Analyze technology, resource needs and market demand, to plan and assess the feasibility of projects.
? Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
? Basic ability to work independently and manage one's time.
? Basic knowledge of production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
? Basic knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, and production methods.
? Basic knowledge of computer software, such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, Visio etc.
? Bachelor's degree in business administration or a related field.
? PMI or PMP certification preferred.
? 8-10 years experience required.
Experience working on projects from 1-10M 8 years
Experience working on System Implementation Projects * 8 years
Experience working on Capital Markets/Tax projects * 5 years
Excellent Project Management skills - proven meeting facilitation, project planning, excellent documentation and communication (written and verbal) *8 years
NICE TO HAVES:
Tax Project Management Experience
Experience with SOVOS - for delegated tax reporting, MD3 - for tax form validation and IPS - for calculation of complex tax structure withholding rates.
Ability to handle high demands
Self driven, researches, finds info on their own to solve problems and get work done
Skills needed for submittals
5+ yrs Project Management exp. in the Capital Markets *Yes or no
Expert communication & analysis skills: facilitation, research, documentation & stakeholder mgt. *
Yes or no
Has your candidate worked at our client as a Full Time employee? *Yes or No
Results-driven achiever with exemplary organizational skills, & a high degree of detail orientation *
Yes or no
Project Management experience *Yrs.
Has tax knowledge? *Yes or no
Understanding of tax regulations such as FATCA/CRA and Regulations 871(m) *Yes or no