Program Manager Position available in the Johannesburg area with a great company offering loads of growth and development within their company.
Responsibilities : The incumbent is responsible to manage the department in order to deliver on customer requirements and maintain programme integrity.
Key to the management of the department is to display clear leadership to the team to foster company values and objectives.
The Program Manager is required to intimately understand the various;Technology systems that exist within the GroupUnderlying processes behind the systems that drive the products within the company.
Management and planning of departmental objectives and key performance areasDelegation of work tasks to ensure efficient and repeatable executionLeadership and mentorship to ensure continuous development of staff competence and motivationDevelop and maintain standards and templates for the department.
Develop in-depth departmental and enterprise domain knowledge and develop subject matter expertise with identified staff membersIdentify, employ and manage team members towards departmental objectives and goalsEnsure that the group is aware of the Business Units strategic plans and that team efforts are orientated towards its implementation through effective management of all aspects under your controlBe aware of the specific business unit targets and manage the achievement of these through team awareness.
Represent project management at implementation / business meetingsProduce reports as required to monitor deliverables of the departmentMonitor achievement or non-achievement of targets and take corrective actionOverall responsibility for quality, accuracy and functionality of project management staffEnsure the SDLC / project management process is followed and updated as requiredBe constantly aware and up to date with project management trendsManage vendor and third party relationshipsAware of competitive products or services be able to identify competitors and synergies within the marketAwareness of new products and potential market disruptorsQualification and experience : Exceptional communication and documentation skillsAdvanced understanding of project planning and management techniquesStrong understanding in business level initiativesStrong reporting and resource management skillsStrong documentation skills using project planning and project management toolsAbility to work with 3rd party vendors and suppliersExperience in portfolio managementExperience in risk management