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.
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.