Senior Project Manager Loan Solutions – to be based in Lisbon or Porto

Employment contract:

Standard / Permanent


Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal





About the job

  • Within the Loan Solutions scope, the Senior Project Manager’s mission is to facilitate and ensure the success of projects while striving for the continuous improvement of the project management methodologies and being the single point of contact for any topic related to projects and governance

Your Main Activities Are

  • Advise, manage or lead projects ensuring that the key project outcomes are delivered on time and with high quality, by pushing peers and teams to deliver
  • Ensure meaningful project structure and governance, and the management of key stakeholders, represent projects in key stakeholder (OpCo, SteerCo) and report directly to project sponsors
  • Provide method and expertise to frame and execute projects, or specific project streams, on time, on quality and on budget
  • Organize and manage meetings and workshops using pertinent techniques and providing perceptive results
  • Facilitate the knowledge sharing within the team and influence peers and teams to apply best practices
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the team and its methodologies and to the definition of Key Performance Indicators
  • Contribute to the definiton of the change management strategy within the Loan Solutions business line
  • Manage, coordinate and implement any new/existing transversal projects
  • Support business management and teams with new tools/processes implementation and with new client’s onboardings
  • Act in leadership capacity for projects, processes, or programs

 Profile and Skills to Success

  • Bachelor’s degree in Management, Finance or STEM
  • Around 4 to 7 years of relevant experience in Project Management
  • Advanced level of English
  • Ability to deliver / results driven
  • Attention to detail / rigorous
  • Ability to understand, explain and support change
  • Have a strategic mindset and organizational skills
  • Knowledge in Investment and Wholesale Banking
  • Proficiency in Office pack, namely Excel and Powerpoint


Why joining BNP Paribas? 

· Leading banking institution

BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe’s banking history. It has a presence in 65 countries, with around 190 000 Employees – including more than 145 000 in Europe.

 · Our presence in Portugal

Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 7.100 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

· International reach

Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions:

  • Retail Banking, a division that brings together all of the Group’s retail activities and specialised business lines;
  • Investment & Protection Services that include specialised businesses offering a wide range of savings, investment and protection services;
  • Corporate & Institutional Banking division that offers tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients.

· Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

· Commitment towards work/life balance

At BNP Paribas we care about our employees wellbeing and promote a culture of good integration between work and rest. We believe our employees have rich personal lives outside of work, being fundamental to be disconnected from work to recharge both physically and mentally. Only through this balance we may all be at our best while working.

· Remote Working Conditions

At BNP Paribas, we embrace a Smart Working framework based on trust, autonomy and collaboration. Within this framework, eligible employees can benefit from flexible remote working modalities adapted to our hybrid working environment. To guarantee a comfortable and efficient working set-up, eligible employees are provided with both the office and home equipment, are entitled to an equipment allowance and can benefit from exclusive partnerships to purchase additional equipment at reduced prices.

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 * Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

* In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.