[GMP] IT Project Manager (Application/Banking)

Location: Singapore
Contact email: careersrise@bcg.com
Job ref: 23492
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 31 October 2023 - 31 October 2023

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop comprehensive project plans, including timelines, milestones, resource allocation and dependencies and drive project execution from initiation to closure

  • Foster a culture of collaboration, transparency, and accountability, ensuring strong cross functional teamwork and alignment to project goals and objectives

  • Effectively communicate project progress, status, and key decisions to stakeholders, including senior management, and provide regular updates on project metrics, risk and dependencies

  • Own and be responsible for the successful delivery of projects, ensuring they are completed on time, meeting requirements and within allocated budget.

  • Manage project lifecycle, from requirement, design, technical construction, testing, acceptance, training, documentation and implementation, in accordance with the Project Management Process and Methodology.

  • Work closely with Project Lead/Owner or Sponsor to drive strategic or major initiatives as part of the organization’s roadmap and strategy

  • Participate in pre-project activities such as estimation of project efforts, preparation of high-level project plan with project timeline and resource requirements/staffing and organization of project team.

  • Manage relationships across all departments, partners including external parties (vendor and/or outsource partners), defining requirements, agreeing terms, and ensuring delivery in accordance to agreed timeline

  • Maintain awareness of industry trends on regulatory compliance, emerging threats and technologies in order to understand the risk and better safeguard the company.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent with min. 7 years of experience in IT Project Management in the financial industry

  • Demonstrated good knowledge and technical proficiency in corporate banking cross border payment area and project management.

  • Experience in managing the entire software development practices, various development methodologies and implementation

  • In-depth knowledge on Project Management and Business Analysis

  • Possess strong leadership, capable of managing stakeholders and maintaining relationships in large scale projects

  • Strong team management skills, influencing skills and collaborative team player

  • Possess strong and assertive verbal, written communication and presentation skills

  • Strong delivery management experience, with proven track records in managing and steering projects towards smooth execution and on time delivery.