A well-known client in the financial sector is seeking a Project Manager to assist them in the implementation and coordination of strategic projects in the area of Analytics and Business Intelligence.

Mandatory Skill(s)

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology;
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in managing IT projects in the areas of Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, Big Data and Data Analytics;
  • Strong understanding of issues surrounding Data projects (e.g. data quality, data completeness, data visualization);
  • Experience in managing complex IT projects using different methodologies (e.g. Waterfall, Agile, Scrum);
  • Experience managing contract proposals, negotiations and vendors;
  • Solid project management skills with strong organization, problem solving and multi-tasking skills.
  • Should possess leadership, relationship management, influencing and negotiation skills.

Desirable Skill(s)

  • PMP or Agile Certified;
  • Familiar with BI tools such as Qlikview, Qliksense, Datastage and Netezza;
  • Experience in the financial sector.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate resources/activities across organizations to facilitate execution of projects;
  • Ensure that all projects are on-time and within scope by tracking project and task progress;
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques;
  • Responsible for contract proposals, negotiations and approval for the project;
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques;
  • Manage the relationship with the team members and stakeholders;
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks;
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and communication plan.
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