Project Manager, Finance

Date: 06-Aug-2022

Location: Sofia, 23, BG, 1784

Company: Paysafe

Paysafe Limited (“Paysafe”) (NYSE: PSFE) (PSFE.WS) is a leading specialized payments platform. Its core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet, and online cash solutions. With over 20 years of online payment experience, an annualized transactional volume of over U.S. $120 billion in 2021, and approximately 3,500 employees located in 10+ countries, Paysafe connects businesses and consumers across 100 payment types in over 40 currencies around the world. Delivered through an integrated platform, Paysafe solutions are geared toward mobile-initiated transactions, real-time analytics and the convergence between brick-and-mortar and online payments.


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As part of the Enterprise Delivery group, this role will work alongside Group and Divisional Finance Teams in managing one or more finance change projects within the Finance portfolio to achieve the agreed business outcomes.


The Project Manager is accountable for:

  • Project Establishment - Define and build the project charter leveraging analytical skills, judgement, prior experience and the knowledge from SME’s to help define the project objectives, success criteria, governance structure and a delivery plan that sets the project up for success.
  • Planning - Develop a comprehensive project management plan that stakeholders, teams, and sponsors can follow throughout each phase of the project.
  • Execution – Guide and manage the project(s) in every aspect, including overseeing technology, processes, and change management. This will include accountability to carefully manage stakeholder expectations ensuring no miscommunications or misunderstandings.
  • Monitoring and Controlling – Manage, track and monitor all project activities, control quality standards, and communication to stakeholders.
  • Closing – Ensure project objectives have been met and internal customers have signed-off on a successful project.


Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Work alongside other Finance PM's to deliver against workstream KPI's.
  • Hold full responsibility for all activities relating to the development of a project charter
  • Identify all project stakeholders to ensure the project(s) has all the necessary involvement at the appropriate levels of the business.
  • Develop a comprehensive delivery plan committing to quarterly releases.
  • Work with SME’s to develop project schedules, identifying activities, estimating resources and corresponding timelines.
  • Work with SME’s to estimate project costs and presenting business cases to appropriate governance committee’s for approval.
  • Manage all project communication with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be the escalation / resolution point for the project
  • Manage the delivery of the project(s) in every aspect, overseeing quality, developing team members, RAID management and stakeholder expectations.
  • Manage change management ensuring new requirements are correctly analysed and validated.
  • Continuously looking at ways to improve delivery throughout project lifecycle
  • Control project costs, with focus on CAPEX and OPEX splits.
  • Drive collaboration between various functional teams across the business in order that key milestones are adhered too
  • Help drive the finance roadmap with interaction with key stakeholders and non-finance teams.
  • Participate and where necessary run Steering Committees and Project meetings at a up to C-Suite Level.
  • Oversee the closing of the project and benefit realisation.


Skills / Experience – Essential

  • MUST be a Qualified Accountant (CPA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA) approx. 5 Years PQE.
  • MUST have a recognised Project Management qualification (Prince2, Agile, APM etc).
  • MUST have Finance delivery experience, with particular focus on financial reporting, controls and common financial processes.
  • MUST have experience working in global projects with dispersed teams operating across numerous time zones.
  • MUST be able to evidence expertise leveraging both Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • MUST be able to work calm under pressure and can think clearly to address difficult problems.
  • MUST be a self-starter and motivated


What we offer in return:


  • The opportunity to play your part in the writing of history at a multinational company
  • You’ll join a team that is enthusiastic about our work, who have a wealth of knowledge to share
  • Tailor-made training and ongoing development to help you enhance your skills in the field of online payments
  • Multiple career progression opportunities in a dynamic in-house business
  • Competitive remuneration and social benefits package (25 days annual paid leave, health insurance, sports card, team events, company discounts, variety of soft skills, business and technical training programs)
  • Fun and collaborative working atmosphere



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Equal Employment Opportunity

Paysafe provides equal employment opportunities to all employees, and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination of any type with regard to ethnicity, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of recruitment and employment. If you need any reasonable adjustments please let us know. We will be happy to help and look forward to hearing from you.