Job Openings Senior Project Manager

About the job Senior Project Manager

Intellinexus in a nutshell:

Intellinexus is a business-led data and business intelligence consultancy that empowers organisations with data-driven decision-making capabilities. We combine innovation and expertise with access to the best talent to help organisations become smarter, more agile, and more resilient to the changes in their operating environments. Our expert teams apply a mastery of data and technology to craft strategies that revolutionise business decision-making, and give organisations access to real-time, actionable insights into the performance of their business. For more information, please visit www.intellinexusgroup.com

Intellinexus, What we offer:

  • Intellinexus offers remote and hybrid opportunities
  • Intellinexus is an SME and therefore you get a lot more exposure to different technologies, solutions, techniques and perspectives during projects, which you might be excluded from in other firms with specialists in those areas
  • Training and development are very important to Intellinexus and time and resources are allocated to grow the consultants careers

What you will do:

  • Ensures that the project charter / project management plan is adequately defined and aligned to the business case (where applicable) and understood and where appropriate assists in the development of the Benefits Realization Plan (ito execution of BRP). Ensure alignment between approved Business Case and project delivery
  • Manages and is accountable for the delivery of multiple projects, programmes or single large/ complex projects/programmes with minimal supervision in accordance with the PM methodology, governance & standards
  • Accountable for resource contracting and optimal utilization
  • Effective Risk, Issue, Actions, Budget, Dependency & Stakeholder management
  • Smooth transition from project implementation to ongoing BAU Support & Maintenance
  • Accountable for procurement process, vendor contracting & delivery management in accordance with contractual agreements
  • Effective utilization of project management forums for reporting, escalation & decision making (Project-, Steercom- & Fund Approval meetings)
  • Apply for funds to be released for project execution with Sponsor approval.
  • Facilitate prioritization process of scope items across multiple business entities based on:
    • Available capacity
    • Budget availability
    • Expected business benefit realization
  • Formalize Change Management (scope, budget, timeline)
  • Stakeholder management thorough stakeholder identification, establish and maintain professional relationships with all stakeholders. Develops and ensures the execution of the communication plans during initiation and throughout the project.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Grade 12
  • Relevant IT or Project Management qualification.
  • Financial Services Background is a must.
  • 5 years of experience in Managing Medium to large complexity programs reporting into CIOs
  • Applicable experience in managing infrastructure projects or infrastructure on Business projects in a multi-vendor environment
  • Proven performance record in managing Financial/Life Insurance related infrastructure projects
  • Experience in Business Case Development and estimations

Knowledge:

  • Project Management Knowledge w.r.t.:
  • Principles of Project Management
  • Project Management methodologies
  • Project Life Cycle
  • Project Management Tools
  • Project Planning and Control techniques
  • Good understanding of SDLC processes
  • Good understanding of SCRUM and Agile PM methodologies
  • Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business Case Development
  • Sound understanding of the RFP/RFI process
  • Contract & Vendor Management

Competencies:

  • Results Driven - Ability to deliver results in a matrix managed environment by gaining the confidence and trust of the various stakeholders
  • Leadership the ability to motivate and lead a multi-skilled team
  • Analytical thinking
  • Proactive planning & influencing
  • Relationship building & Communication skills
  • Conflict handling
  • Facilitation skills
  • Passion for problem solving & issue resolution

If you are interested:

Please contact: [email protected] OR 0620760768.