Vice President - Head of Professional Services

Vice President - Head of Professional Services

Create the possible with ingenuity, technologies, and market expertise by setting the pace of tomorrow as VP at Nasdaq!

As a vital part of management, you´ll champion the delivery excellence of advanced technologies to financial institutions as well as new markets in a range of industries. You will lead a team of 25 experienced professionals that handles a substantial project portfolio related to mission critical systems and solutions. Considerable resources are managed in deliveries towards over 120 world acclaimed clients.

By accelerating a professional service organization, you will be part of rewriting the future at an exciting stage in global development and with our clients.

Nasdaq- rewrite tomorrow

You will

Your overarching authority is to form the new professional service organization; an organization that currently are providing
Nasdaq-technology within trading, clearing central security depositories to clients worldwide. Market Technology is a thriving part of Nasdaq and the establishment of this unit will support the strong market progressions.

Your team of 25 delivery managers are currently heading a valuable project portfolio towards financial institutions, sport & betting, and Logistics; governing in turn an extensive amount of resources at multiple sites.

Acting as a change agent within the department of
Market Technology, you´ll spearhead new business centric initiatives, being hands-on in the introduction of new ways of working, coaching team members in the interaction with internal stakeholders' - cross-departments – as well as providing vision and roadmap for what lays ahead. In your role you´ll interact frequently with both internal and external top management. On the management board, you are expected to drive the transformation of professional services as part of the offering; thus, contributing to the success of the company and respective clients.

You are
  • You are an accomplished leader, encompassing between 5-10 years of formal executive experience.
  • You have proven to be skillful in managing a professional service organization
  • You have previous experience in developing and mobilizing a wealth of resources in order to realize large IT/Software projects
  • You are knowledgeable in agile practices and ways of working.
  • You are well versed in communicating at C-level, preferably in an international context
  • You are qualified in solving solutions, facilitating progress, and meeting needs as well as high expectations from various stakeholders and clients
SaaS experience will be considered to be a merit, as will be any knowledge of financial domains, and a familiarity of mission critical systems. Proficiency in English is a given.
Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Organisation & ledning, Chefsbefattningar
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 30 maj 2020 (5 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

With over 20 years proven experience in the world's most demanding markets, Nasdaq is the world's largest market infrastructure technology provider, powering 1 in
10 of the world's securities transactions. Our integrated multi-asset trading and clearing platforms can help trade and clear almost any instrument on the planet with unmatched speed and scale. Our market-leading surveillance and risk management offerings promote market integrity by providing real-time, cross-market risk monitoring and surveillance across the globe. Nasdaq provides technology and advisory services to over 120 marketplaces, regulators and clearing and settlement organizations in over 50 countries. More than 160 market participants in 65 markets leverage our trading and surveillance solutions. Our capabilities are unique, unmatched by any other technology provider in our space. Please visit us at to learn how our technology can is helping to rewrite tomorrow.

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

Want to learn more?

We are collaborating with Sigma Recruit regarding this recruitment. Please contact Kristin Burrescia at 070-247 20 01, should you want to learn more about the position. We are looking forward to hearing from you!