Project Manager (m/f/d) Career Opportunities

Project Manager (m/f/d)


Established by the Financial Stability Board in June 2014, the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation
(GLEIF) is a not-for-profit organization created to support the implementation and use of the Legal Entity
Identifier (LEI). GLEIF manages a network of partners, the LEI issuing organizations, to provide trusted
services and open, reliable data for unique legal entity identification worldwide. GLEIF services ensure
the operational integrity of the Global LEI System and facilitate making the LEI a broad public good
available on our website. As a result, the LEI remains the industry standard best suited to providing open
and reliable data for unique legal entity identification management. Learn more at

Position Summary

The Project Manager is responsible for the careful planning and execution of various ambitious IT and
non IT projects to implement GLEIF’s future strategy.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the successful execution of strategy
    and/or IT projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope, quality and budget
  • Provide project oversight to ensure all Project Management processes are followed
  • Develop milestone plans and intermediate goals, plan costs and determine the need for
    resources and capacities
  • Project Controlling (plan versus actual analysis and reporting)
  • Realize implementation risks or problems early, and develop targeted measures to ensure
    successful and timely project execution
  • Ensure quality standards are met, including regular reporting and project documentation

Experience and competencies for success

  • Degree in Business Administration, computer science or similar
  • Knowledge of Project Management concepts PRINCE2 and/or Agile development
  • Experience in an international and/or multi-cultural organization
  • 2-4 years of experience in a similar function with multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Project Management certificate (PRINCE 2) a plus
  • ITIL certificates a plus
  • Good leadership, coordination, communication, conflict, and stakeholder management skills
    including social competency
  • Fluent spoken and written English (native speaker or equivalent)
Department: IT Development & Operations
Reports into: Project Management Team Lead
Management responsibility: No
Location: Frankfurt
Scope: Full-time

All foreign applicants from outside the EU must have a valid work permit to work in Germany.

What we offer

This is an opportunity to make an impact on the transparency of the financial services and other
industries in a not-for-profit, stable business that is committed to investing in the foundation, its partner
relationships, and its employees. You will join a highly motivated team with the mission to successfully
implement the Global Legal Entity Identifier system. Compensation and benefits will be of course
adequate to the position.

In addition, we offer

  • Professional development
  • Join and work with us in a flexible and mobile working environment
  • Access to online learning Platforms (e.g. Pluralsight, Laracast)
  • Multicultural organization with the office directly in the city center of Frankfurt
  • Open office space that facilitates & encourages collaboration; headphones allowed
  • Beverages & fresh fruit
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • iMac workstation with 2 displays; custom keyboard if required
  • Company iPhone & Macbook
  • Casual get-togethers on sunny Friday afternoons on our spacious terrace

We look forward to your application. Please send your résumé alongside a letter of interest to