Project Manager

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Position: Project Manager (VP) Type of position: Permanent Reports to: Head of Project Management Location: London or Warrington Our client is a rapidly growing, leading London-based fintech firm, focusing solely on monetising future cashflows and providing early funding to suppliers. They firmly believe that technology and financial innovation can be used to make funding cheaper and more readily available to everyone, from multinational businesses to SMEs. Headquartered in London (with offices in New York, Chicago, Miami, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, Sydney, Singapore and Warrington), the firm was founded in 2011 and is managed by a highly experienced team of fixed income and trade finance specialists with the goal of providing innovative and alternative working capital finance solutions globally. Key financial services provided include: Supply Chain Finance – a traditional buyer-centric solution providing ‘Accounts Payables Financing’ or reverse factoring; Accounts Receivable Finance (AR) – a solution monetizing accounts receivable and mitigating risk; and Contract Monetisation – monetising a future flow of payment obligations generated from licences, leases, off-take contracts, and royaltyagreements. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a highly dynamic, flat and entrepreneurial environment. You will have the ability to think on your feet and act independently but know when to ask questions and seek guidance. Key responsibilities Analyse and understand specific deal structure and associated bespoke requirements for a successful execution Create deal project plan Set up deal team Organise internal and external kick off meeting Organise and run internal and external update calls Coordinate deal execution and lead the deal team Escalate issues and delays in the deal delivery to Sales Lead and manager Keep deal project plan up to date Keep issues log for each deal Prepare (weekly) brief updates for internal stakeholders Review deal post-delivery and make learnings available to global teams Important skills and personal traits required At least 2-3 years of relevant experience in a project management position Outstanding organisational, communication and coordinating skills Exceptional attention to detail Ability to work in a multicultural environment and across multiple time zones Drive and desire to contribute as part of a successful team Languages are an advantage What’s on offer Competitive salary and benefits Outstanding performance compensation Casual workplace environment Opportunity to work with a multicultural team in a global firm Outstanding opportunity for advancement in a rapidly growing, global firm