A great new position is available for an IT Project Manager in Johannesburg.
The Senior Manager will lead complex projects for various information technology assignments.
Candidate must possess strong relationship skills with business partners and be able to influence the decision making of their business partners.
Responsibilities : Manage plans and project management tools for all regional IT projects using structured PM methodology and project portfolio management.
Introduce project management processes and procedures with local management to define and prioritize projects.
Help institutionalize PM discipline, process and tools across the regional organization and act as a resource for other areas.
Establish business case and project requirements for all new IT applications, web, and infrastructure initiatives.
Manage appropriate PM tools to manage resource allocation, project costs and reporting on a global basis.
Establish annual budget for new projects in location with detail cost analysis, background, and framework for project.
Manage cost control and expenses for IT projects for your region.
Provide regular project update and status reporting for projects to regional management.
Develop PM tools and techniques for ongoing process improvement initiatives and train local personnel to use them Qualifications and Experience : Degree : Bachelors degree in related area (e.g.
Computer Science, Business, Engineering) Years of Related Experience (Min) : 10+ years business & technology experience, 5+ years as a Project Manager.
Experience with global companies would be preferred.
advanced skills in other MS software is expected Strong written and verbal communication skills; Ability to explain complex technical information clearly to business stakeholders Change Management Skills