Posted on Feb 14, 2021 by Nicoll Curtin Technology
Program Manager - Banking - HR - People Development - People Management - Event Management
Zurich - Switzerland
Start date: ASAP
Job type: 1-year contract - potentially extended
An exciting and unique role has been opened for a Program Manager to work within the IWM - International Wealth Management People Development team of a multinational Swiss Bank located in Zurich. Are you actively looking for your next Program Manager role in Switzerland? Are you equipped with previous people management experience? Do you possess excellent English and German language skills? If so, then this might be your next role!
My client is looking for a Program Manager to work on a project which focus is on supporting Key Account Managers and Senior Program Managers in training initiatives mainly for IWM division; planning, supporting and implementing initiatives in class room as well as digital learning tools such as Degreed, Saba, Zoom, etc; organize events; record relevant data and information in the learning management system; coordinate activities with all participants and optimize process flows, electronic and virtual tools used. The work requires a Program Manager with hands on experience in training programs or event planning/management who can help drive the project forward.
The successful candidate should be someone who has experience in working across teams, internal and external stakeholders; ability to work in a structured and reliable manner; someone who enjoys moderating activities as well as has initiative and ability to take ownership of things; someone who is able to work under pressure and maintain overview even in hectic phases. Also, the candidate should have a good knowledge of banking, ideally.
For this position, you must speak English and German, excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office suite as well as with virtual training tools such as Zoom, MS Teams, etc.
Acting as a Program Manager within the bank, you will be exposed to an extensive number of stakeholders working globally, and you will be the main point of contact for Relationship Managers, for example, supporting Key Account Managers, Team Leaders and Program Officers in training initiatives for the Wealth Management Division.
If you have an open personality and are able to interact with different stakeholders and eager and happy to interact with people, this is your next challenge!
Apply directly or send your updated CV to (see below)
Please note that while I'm grateful for all applications, only the most suitable candidates will be contacted.