Job Title: Programme Manager / Business Analyst

Location: Central London

Duration: Full time

About GAV:

Global Accelerated Ventures (GAV) is a globally recognized innovation aggregator who partners with industry leading multinationals to identify emerging technologies, harvesting talent globally, embracing all stakeholders in the value chain, and executes strategic matching which is beyond reproach. GAV drives communities to develop sustainable wealth generating models for innovation.

Position Summary: 

This isn’t for the faint of heart.  This organization runs fast and you’ll need to be able to keep up.  We are currently recruiting for a Programme Manager / Business Analyst for our London Office to join a global team of professionals in the asset management vertical.  In other words – we are looking for somebody who can work in teams, contribute, innovate, find consensus, knows venture capital, nimble, wears many hats, and brings organization to chaos.  

Some Key Responsibilities and Duties:

-Be able to project manage full stack development.

-Lead/Manage Innovation Workshops

-Research best practices and processes for innovation within the Asset Management Vertical and subvertical.

– Communicate decisions, priorities and relevant project information to appropriate levels of staff regarding each assigned initiative.

– Serve as a “trusted advisor,” and function as a key point of contact for Global IT and business stakeholders.

-Setting and reviewing objectives and coordinating activities across a project

-Maintain accountability to sponsors for schedule, budget and quality of all project elements for assigned projects

-Minimize business value lost during a project by monitoring and reporting escalations

-Works collaboratively with the business and global IT to develop clear and concise communications with respect to incidents, problems, and project changes as needed.

-Track and document stakeholder’s satisfaction, IT services consumed, and service level reporting

-Assist management with establishing the strategic direction of the team

-Perform other duties as assigned and participate in weekly meetings.

Qualifications and Requirements:

– Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Business, Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Venture or related field required or pursuing Masters’ Degree preferred

-Technical experience in Full Stack Development .

-Before the interview – know Asset Management vertical intimately, and be able to define Post-Trade, Capital Markets, and Indices like you are riding a bicycle.

-Mind blowing MS Office Skills to include: Excel and PowerPoint.  Know a P & L inside out.

-Experience working in dynamic settings with tight deadlines, managing multiple tasks at one time, and working with diverse staff and beneficiaries

-Ability to prioritize with organizational skills which are beyond reproach

-Start up experience with ability to demonstrate initiative and self-motivation

-Written and oral fluency in English as well as proficiency in some other language perhaps French, Italian or Mandarin.


Commensurate with Experience, equity over salary.  You should know what that means.


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