Job description:

THIS IS A PERMANENT POSITION (however, there is an option to begin as a temp with a view to going permanent for the right candidate).

Core-Asset Consulting's client, a boutique Investment Manager in Edinburgh, has an opportunity for a Project Manager to join its business on a permanent basis.

This role requires someone with strong Project Management experience, who has experience of delivering IT projects (for example implementing systems or dealing with system upgrades etc)

You will lead and provide direction in all aspects of project management to ensure that projects are delivered on time, within budget and to customer specifications


  • Educated to degree level

  • Knowledge of Eagle, Charles River, Salesforce and Vermilion Client Reporting Suite would be advantageous

  • Project Management

  • Relationship Building

  • Communication Skills

  • Decision Making and Accountability

  • Managing Risk


  • Relevant Project Management qualification

Core responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day operational aspects of the assigned project

  • Involved in all stages of the Software Development Lifecycle

  • Liaise with business teams internally as well as external companies

  • Provide updates to key stakeholders

  • Manage project team resources

  • Involved In knowledge transfer and documentation of new/existing systems and processes

  • Manage vendors to ensure that expectations are developed and met

  • Take ownership of relevant audit controls in line with industry standards, liaising with auditors where required


  • Competitive salary

  • Discretionary bonus

  • Generous pension scheme

Job reference: 8960

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.

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