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Senior Project Manager- Trade Surveillance

New York

This is a great opportunity for you to join our Risk Management Group, an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring risks across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed.

The Enterprise Support Projects & Change team is responsible for governance of the Risk Management Group wide project portfolio, and the delivery of its key-risk projects.

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join the team currently partnering with our Risk Surveillance stakeholders to deliver a project of strategic significance to their practice. The role will involve working with colleagues across Risk Management, Business Units, Technology, and other contributing functions, to deliver technical and operational solutions that will materially enhance Macquarie’s Risk Surveillance capabilities.

You will be responsible for:

  • Rigorous project management of initiatives from initiation to implementation
  • Effective control and management of the initiative’s scope, schedule and cost
  • Preparing and presenting clear project governance and communications packs
  • Maintaining open dialogue with global stakeholders through regular and transparent project reporting to various levels of the organisation
  • Identifying, communicating and managing issues and risks pertinent to delivery

You will bring with you:

  • senior business project management experience
  • previous experience in the risk surveillance domain of a financial institution, ideally with having implemented buy-side or sell-side trading surveillance systems and operations
  • excellent stakeholder engagement skills with the ability to build strong, effective relationships
  • exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • ability to work both hard and efficiently in the driving and management of a multi-disciplined and geographically dispersed team delivering to global stakeholders
  • ability to flex and adapt approach to adequately cater for the evolution of the initiative’s circumstances and its broad range of stakeholders

If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you, please apply via the link below.

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

Our COVID-19 policy

The health and wellbeing of our employees is a priority. We continue to focus on providing a safe workplace for our people, our stakeholders and those who visit us, and are committed to contributing to the safety of the communities where we live and work.

In line with evolving health regulations and many of our industry peers, we require all Macquarie employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of full vaccination in order to attend the office and to participate in external meetings and business travel, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements 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 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 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: RMG-964444
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: New York
Category: Senior, Projects, Improvements & Change, Risk Management
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: RMG Enterprise Support
Recruiter: Janie Yellitz
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