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Commodity Operations Project Manager

London

Do you have a passion for Transformation, Change & Digitalisation? Join Macquarie’s Commodity Operations Change team in London as a Project Manager, where you’ll play a key role in a range of exciting opportunities which will strategically evolve Commodity Operations systems, services and control processes. In this role, you’ll collaborate closely with various stakeholders across Commodity Operations, Technology and the Commodity Business and will report directly to the Global Head of Commodity Operations Change & EMEA Head of Commodity Operations.


To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate:

  • an inquisitive mind and the drive to challenge the status-quo
  • creative problem-solving abilities, with a strong sense of ownership to deliver outcomes
  • the ability to interpret, synthesise and clearly articulate information
  • a learning mindset and the ability to pick-up new concepts quickly
  • interpersonal skills to establish strong working relationships with stakeholders
  • strong leadership capabilities, with the ability to empower & influence colleagues in Operations, Technology and other stakeholder groups, to drive projects which deliver transformational outcomes

Responsibilities will include business analysis, project management, change management and human-centered design, including:

  • gathering data to analyse root cause and generate insights into opportunities
  • partnering closely with stakeholders to fully understand current state, design ideal future state and create plans which incrementally deliver transformational change
  • managing projects to completion, individually and in conjunction with others

The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years’ experience in project-focussed roles in consulting, project management and/or business analysis. Experience within Financial Services (especially Commodity Operations) would be valuable, although this is not a mandatory requirement. All interested candidates who are equipped with the skills and motivation to play a key role in helping stakeholders deliver transformation, in a fast-paced & outcome-focused team environment, should apply!

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers. 

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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.

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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.

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Job no: COG-966818
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: London
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Operations
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Operations
Recruiter: Calum Brown
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