TITLE SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER (IT TECHNOLOGY)
REPORTS TO HEAD - PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICE
J OB PURPOSE -
The successful Candidate will be part of a team of Project Managers who are all responsible for the management of Business and IT Projects / ensuring on time quality delivery according to agreed business requirements and parameters.
The following outcomes will be expected to be achieved by the Client Services Consultant Claims.
Management and administration of IT and Business projects with respect to scope / time lines / resourcing and risks to ensure delivery according to agreed project parameters
Communication of strategic vision / business benefits and value to be gained by achieving the project objectives to Project Team Members and beyond Project Team / including reporting of project status and risks to all Stakeholders
Setting and management of expectations relating to projects
Building and managing relationships with Project Stakeholders / including internal and external Clients / to ensure operational service delivery is maintained and business impact minimised
Planning / co-ordination and facilitation of project work according to agreed priorities
Management of project delivery / progress tracking / project risks and issues management
Management of changes to the agreed project scope and / or time line to preserve business commitments and re-alignment of project objectives with regards to scope and time line in the event of change
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
M inimum of 5 years’ experience in Project Management with ability to apply any methodology or tool suited to the context and nature of the project and environment
At least 10 years’ experience within a financial services company within an IT development environment / that follows agile principles will be an advantage
Relevant Tertiary Qualifications within the field of Project Management / such as PM Diploma / PM Degree /
PRINCE2 Qualification or PMP / will be an advantage
Knowledge of and competent in applying project management principles
Knowledge of business products and processes and systems development life cycles
Proficiency in organising / co-ordinating and collaborating across diverse teams and perspectives
Problem-solving thinking skills
Performance driven and results oriented
Communication skills and well versed in verbal and writing abilities
Work equally well independently and as part of a Team
Contributing to Team success
Client service oriented
Influencing and gaining commitment
Honesty / integrity and respect
Positive enthusiastic can-do-attitude
Persistence and resilience
Driven to perform under pressure
Should you be interested in this stunnning opportunity please email cv to Please upload your CV here and mention the position in the subject line.
Please note this position is reserved for Cape Town based candidates only.