Project Manager, Technology Business Manager

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PIMCO Europe Ltd
  • 22 May 19

Project Manager, Technology Business Manager

About Us:

We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.76 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,600 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.

Position Description:

At PIMCO, our Technology team aims to deliver to our investment professionals accurate information, on time, every time that enable them to make decisions in an increasingly complex world. We provide trade execution capabilities, research data, analytics calculations, concise reports across a diverse array of financial investments that enable us to invest wisely and explain concisely to our clients what risk/reward decisions are being made. As a member of the Technology Business Management Team, you will focus on the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) facet of PIMCO. You will operate as a trusted advisor to Technology Management which is critical to planning and managing our annual budgets.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop standard financial reports that will provide transparency on cost base, resource metrics, delivery status & breakthroughs, productivity and efficiency across appropriate levels of the technology organization

  • Deliver timely and accurate financial reports on a monthly basis with focus on key expense drivers and qualitative commentary

  • Implement processes to maintain proper financial controls and equipping management teams with the data and analysis to help run their organizations

  • Contribute to effort in implementing new financial and program governance toolset (PPM) that will be central to planning, forecasting and reporting of technology financials and portfolio

  • Lead workforce management work strea



Position Requirements:

Skills Required:
  • Proven technology business and financial management background working in CAO/COO capacity with senior management and large technology organizations
  • Deep experience working with a PPM tool, like CA Transparency, with the ability to manage portfolios as well as train and support users outside of finance
  • Strong knowledge of large-scale workforce management including forecasting and tracking growth, attrition, business unit transfers as well as understanding and being able to explain associated investments and productivity
  • Experience with finance, accounting, and practical implementation
  • Strong leadership skills and can work in team settings and can influence and drive agenda


Position Requirements
  • 10+ professional working experience in a FP&A function with good understanding of P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow, as well as Capex/Opex
  • 7+ project management experience
  • 5+ years relevant work experience in Asset Management operations and/or technology environment
  • Mastery of PPM tools and Microsoft Office Suite, including Project, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel


Benefits:

PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and wellbeing of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office