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Requisition ID:  6111

Project Manager, Group IT

Responsibilities

 

1. IT Project Management

  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Coordinate internal and external resources in the execution of projects
  • Ensure that all assigned projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Establish clear priorities and implementation plans, adhering to best practices of project management, business applications, websites and mobile apps development
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Escalate and get approval from the appropriate stakeholders to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks
  • Conduct Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Quotation (RFQ) or Request for Information (RFI) exercises, including preparation and definition of specifications, and evaluation, award approval process, and contract finalisations
  • Present reports and project updates to stakeholders on a regular basis
  • Facilitate effective communication to ensure good partnership with stakeholders and vendors
  • Lead and resolve any issues throughout the project life cycle.
  • Drive, manage and influence the expectation of the project stakeholders over the course of the project.
  • Manage IT service providers to ensure contractual obligations are set and successfully delivered.

 

2. Business Partner Engagement

  • Be the primary point of contact between Group IT and the assigned Business Groups
  • Work closely with the Business Groups for business technology strategy development, solution discovery, service management, risk management and relationship management
  • Serves as a ‘trusted advisor’ for the Business Groups on IT related matters

Requirements

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  • Degree holder in Computer Science/Engineering/Business or equivalent, with system implementation experience preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years working experience in related field, especially project management
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred
  • Strong inter-personal, analytical and leadership skills
  • Able to work both independently and in a team as required by the project
  • Resourceful
  • Have a good understanding of Project Procurement processes
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Willing to travel within the region