Head of Change Management
Who we are looking for
The head of Change Management is responsible for managing a team of 18 individuals servicing over 100 Clients, 1.5TL of assets and their project needs in terms of onboarding new business. The Change team focuses on initiating new fund launches into our platform, using a rigorous project management process to integrate new business. We need to work with the Client to identify the fund complexity, service partners and investor-related activities, and their interdependencies; working hand in hand with the Client to develop a fully integrated fund launch project plan, which will lay out detailed steps and requirements for all key stakeholders (including the different internal teams). Specific planning and fund launch activities for the implementation will incorporate all legal, technology and operation workflows.
Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Delivery (SSGD). SSGD gives asset owners and managers access to the essential financial tools they need to deliver effective investment solutions. From core custody, accounting, fund administration and shareholder recordkeeping, to complete operations solutions and servicing for alternative assets like OTC derivatives, private equity and real estate, SSGS’ tools help our clients make better investment choices and act on growth opportunities.
Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.
What you will be responsible for
As Change Management head you will:
- Lead an experienced and senior team of 18 individuals
- Manage projects with conflicting priorities and deadlines impacting teams in multi-locations
- Manage projects that cover custody and fund accounting specificities
What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role
- Strong governance, attention to detail, strong critical thinking, problem solving, decision making skills, presentation and communication skills to both internal and external stakeholders, be able to work under pressure, be able to influence and drive things forward
Education & Preferred Qualifications
- Economic or Financial degree
- Minimum of 10y experience managing projects and teams
About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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