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Senior Project Manager - Capital


Utilise your Project Management expertise and join our Projects & Change team, where you will lead the delivery of a key initiative within our Capital Transformation program, which covers a Portfolio of Mandatory and Transformation projects. Working closely with our Group Treasury team, this role will give you unparalleled access to Macquarie’s best and brightest, with fantastic scope for ongoing opportunities within Macquarie.

What impact will you have?

As a Senior Project Manager within the Capital Portfolio, you will lead the delivery of a highly visible and business-critical project, working to transform capital processes and ensure we fulfill our regulatory obligations.

Whilst this project will be your day-to-day focus, you will also be a part of the broader Projects & Change team within our Financial Management Group, responsible for supporting all transformation initiatives.

You will be joining an in-flight project, with both short-term and long-term milestones, as well as scope to expand significantly into further multi-year phases. Day to day, you will manage the end-to-end project lifecycle in a timely and efficient manner.  You will produce high quality project artefacts and reporting, manage risks and issues, produce and track budgets. 

In partnership with the overall Finance Transformation programme office, you will manage appropriate workstream governance and be accountable for end-to-end project management, including:

  • co-ordinate regular forums to address issues, review status and manage key actions
  • work with the central programme office to implement robust change management and communications plans
  • ensure the timely identification and triage of project issues and risks
  • develop and maintain high quality project artefacts and reporting
  • manage project budgets and financials.

What skills will you use?

As a Senior Project Manager within our Capital Portfolio, you will lead a team of project professionals and subject matter experts to deliver a workstream within the Capital Portfolio. As such, prior experience in Treasury, Capital or Liquidity or supporting business projects delivered within these areas will be highly regarded. You will also possess:

  • 8+ years’ experience in Project Management, leading complex and multi-stream projects in the Financial Services sector
  • relevant project management certifications including Prince2 or PMI
  • experience in the delivery of the complete project life cycle (from initiation, planning through to implementation and closure) as a business-focused project manager
  • extensive and proven stakeholder management, negotiation and influencing skillsdegree qualified ideally in accounting/finance/or STEM related subject, a CA/CPA/CIM qualification
  • ability to lead resolution of issues in a complex environment

With outstanding verbal and written communication skills, you will work with a variety of internal global stakeholders to plan resource allocations necessary. Your ability to manage, influence and motivate stakeholders will be assumed. You’ll need to be able to co-ordinate multiple assignments, follow established governance, be curious and intuitive in your problem solving, as well as continually drive improvement. As this is a global business, you must have the ability to work flexibly with your global project team.  Agile project management experience will be an advantage.

If you have a growth mindset, are curious, and have the ability to learn and adapt quickly as well as adhere to change, then apply today or reach out to Maddy Wilson for more information

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: FMG-959963
Work type: Agency Worker
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Accounting & Finance, Capital Markets, Projects, Improvements & Change
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Group Treasury
Recruiter: Maddy Wilson
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