Experienced Project Manager to Group CIO Project Management, SEB Stockholm

Solna /
Business Development /
SEB is a leading financial services group, a large organisation with many areas in which one can accelerate, drive, or support our core business. Bring an entrepreneurial mindset, passion for learning, and a collaborative nature, and you will have the opportunity for a long and exciting career here. Does that sound like a fit for you?

Are you a high performer and natural leader, that would like to manage exiting and complex projects within IT and business? We can offer you challenging and exciting work to deliver on SEB’s strategic development portfolio within most parts of the bank. As a project manager, within SEB, you will run projects targeting digitalization, new and improved products, staying compliant with emerging regulations and a lot more. 

What you will be doing
You will be a part of a great team of 20 Project Managers with inspiring individuals. You will belong to a diverse team with different levels of experience, but most of your colleagues are very senior. You will gain and contribute to sharing experience and knowledge within the team to continuously improve our way of delivering on SEB’s vision.
To succeed you will hold the overall view of all the moving parts and drive its deliveries by breaking down the scope into smaller value deliveries, securing the right prioritization, coordinating the projects progress and deadlines etc. SEB has implemented a scaled agile framework which means that your project will be based on getting deliveries synchronized from several release trains and cross functional teams and around the bank. 

As a Project Manager in Group CIO you will:
• Have the mission to lead deliveries from initiation to customer launch.
• Collaborate with a project sponsor, usually a senior business manager, and the steering committee.
• Lead and interact with colleagues at SEB, vendors and partners.
• Since we drive projects across SEB you will get the opportunity to see and learn about many different businesses around the bank.

Who we are looking for

    • You have successfully led several major projects in a cross functional complex environment with senior stakeholders from both business and tech. 
    • You are a very experienced project manager and has had this as your primary job for at least 10 + years. 
    • You need to have an agile mindset and be familiar of these ways of working.
    • Other important characteristics for the position is to be humble, prestige less and have good cooperation skills.
    • As a person, we see that you are a self-motivated “do-er”.
    • You have good communication skills, in both Swedish and English.
    • It is a big advantage if you have led projects within the financial sector and/or large organizations

What we offer

    • Friendly and welcoming culture.
    • Agile and modern ways of working.
    • Work-life balance.
    • Working remotely 2 days a week

    • This is a full-time employment positioned in Arenastaden, Stockholm.
Ready to join?
Since we select candidates continuously, feel free to send in your application today, but no later than January 24th . Due to Christmas holiday we initiate selection process in full in mid-January. If you have questions about the position please contact Linnea Landahl, Talent Acquisition Partner, at Linnea.Landahl@seb.se.

Since our start 160 years ago, SEB has been guided by a strong belief that entrepreneurial thinkers combined with innovative companies are needed to create a better world. We are here to enable them to achieve their ambitions and succeed in both good and difficult times. We are the business engine of the bank, providing the financial expertise our organizational and private customers rely on. We do so with focus on our customers' needs, commitment to quality and trust, and an entrepreneurial mindset to continually improve our services.
Read more: https://sebgroup.com/