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Chief Project Manager for Financial Crime Prevention KYC Implementation team

Do you have a passion for managing projects? Do you enjoy engaging with various stakeholders at all levels of the organisation? Then we have a great opportunity for you to join a highly dedicated team of project managers within KYC!

You will join KYC Implementation Project Team, a unit within the Financial Crime Prevention (FCP) organisation in Danske Bank. As a team, our responsibility is to drive and manage various types of change initiatives, related to compliance, optimization and reducing operational cost, contemporary with making the work life better for our colleagues in FCP KYC while we are safeguarding Danske Bank and our customers.

KYC Implementation Project Team consists of 12 project managers who are located in the Nordic countries, Lithuania and Poland, where our projects and stakeholders are based.

We offer:

An exciting job where the tone is informal and collaboration is based on trust and helpfulness. The opportunity to work together with dedicated, skilled colleagues and senior managers. Also, a room to experiment and exciting opportunities to learn and grow individually and together as a team. Moreover, an important part of your job will be stakeholder and change management, where you will gain an extensive network across the Danske Bank Group.

We are looking for multiple candidates with various levels of seniority, so depending on your experience and knowledge, we may offer you different seniority of the role.

"We know through experience that different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds create a stronger and more creative work environment that delivers better results."

You will:

You will be responsible for your projects from day one within the Financial Crime agenda. Therefore, we expect you to be curious, eager to learn, proactive and have a resolve to constructively challenge the status quo.

Being part of our team, you will:

  • Drive the implementation of strategic agenda in a fast-paced environment in the Nordics and Baltics
  • Develop and handle execution plan from start to finish while ensuring deliveries are as per agreed quality standards according to the vision
  • Generate ideas, structure and solve problems together with the project team
  • Facilitate interviews & workshops, analyse data and structure information
  • Build and develop partnerships with higher management in a way that their strategic visions turn into real changes in the organisation
  • A particular responsibility will be that you will actively secure great collaboration with our other support units in FCP KYC to ensure best-in-class implementations

About you:

As a minimum, we do expect that you:

  • Have some years of experience in the financial sector and/ or compliance/risk field
  • Have a proven record of project management and a well-established project management toolbox in place that entails solid skills in stakeholder management, planning, and communication
  • Skills in setting priorities, willingness to actively take ownership and drive tasks through to a successful conclusion and implementation
  • Are motivated by making sense of complicated situations and excited about improving projects in an uncertain environment, shaping the direction and scope of the project, and seeing a holistic view
  • Have hands-on experience with the people side of changes management and can distinguish between implementation and anchoring activities
  • Highly motivated, can-do attitude and the ability to work in a self-sustained manner
  • Advanced skills in spoken and written English

It would be beneficial if you:

  • Have experience working in an international environment
  • Structured, attentive to detail and with a high level of integrity and accountability

We offer:

Monthly salary range from 2960 EUR to 4440 EUR gross (based on your competencies relevant for the job).

Additionally, each Danske Bank employee receives employee benefits package which includes:
    • Growth opportunities: professional & supportive team, e-learnings, numerous development programs; (incl. professional certificates); 100+ professions for internal mobility opportunities.
    • Health & Well-being: a diverse, inclusive, work & life balance work environment; health insurance from the first day of employment; mental well-being practices; partial psychologist counselling compensation; silence and sleep zones at the office; game rooms.
    • Hybrid working conditions: home office budget (after the probation period); modern Danske Campus workplace developed with anthropologist for the best employee experience.
    • Additional days of leave: for rest, health, volunteering, exams in higher education institutions, and other important activities. Moreover, for seniority with Danske Bank.
    • Monetary compensation package: accidents & critical diseases insurance; financial support in case of unfortunate events, travel insurance; IIIrd Pillar Pension Fund contribution.

Additional days of vacation

Health insurance from the first day of employment

Third pillar pension fund

Free parking & charging ports - cars, bicycles, e-scooters

See all the benefits HERE.

Release your potential with the largest community of Financial Crime Prevention professionals in Lithuania.

We are driving the change of making the work life better for our colleagues in Financial Crime Prevention, KYC. We do this by facilitating improvements while safeguarding Danske Bank and our customers. If you have any questions about the position, please feel free to reach out to me via email [email protected] or phone +45 2155 8331.

Malene Keil Sørensen, Team Lead for KYC Project

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Send your CV

If you are interested, please send your CV in English no later than 24.02.2023. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Your title in job contract will be Consultant - Processes, Chief.