Randstad Capital Markets Project Manager in New York, New York

Capital Markets Project Manager

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job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$70 - $100 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, August 7, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:569352

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Looking for a capital markets project manager with tax experience for a six month contract in midtown NYC.

Main Duties:

  • 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.

Job Responsibilities:

? 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


  • 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.

  • Tax/Accounting Experience


  • 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

PMLC *Yrs.

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

PMP *Yrs.