Project Manager- Insurance Systems
Remote work during Lockdown Level 3
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Type of Job
January 31, 2021 at 10:30:00 PM
About the job
-Plan, manage and track projects of varying complexity, priority and risk.
-Define the scope of the project in collaboration with the project sponsor and senior management.
-Create and maintain project charters by collaborating with cross-functional and / or cross-organisational teams.
-Determine and agree with the project sponsor and the change manager the objectives and measures that will be evaluated when the project is delivered.
-Create and manage project design, schedule and budget according to plan and determine the resources required to deliver the project.
-Facilitate, coordinate and track day-to- day activities to ensure the project meets the critical milestones to realise identified benefits.
-Review and revise the project schedule with senior management and the project team as required.
-Develop forms and records to document project activities.
-Set up files to ensure that all project information is appropriately documented and secured.
-Working with the communication, change and Human Resource team, establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders in the organisation on the progress and potential impact of the project at the right time.
-Collaborate with business partners, subject matter experts and / or technical partners to deliver high quality solutions.
-Regularly report to key stakeholders on project status, risks, spend against budget and dependencies to ensure delivery of the project and its objectives.
-Proactively identify risks to the project’s success and maintain a project risk log with effective action plans to resolve issues.
Strong IT Project Management experience within Insurance or Banking environment required.
Proven experience delivering large scale software development or implementation projects
Prince 2 Practitioner or similar certification
Experience co-ordinating user testing
Effective stakeholder management and communication skills
Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
Relevant degree/ tertiary qualification
R450-R550,000 CTC p/a Negotiable
Deka Minas is the world's first subscription based professional services company. Our main lines of business are Human Capital Advisory and Recruitment Services in Sub-Saharan Arica, The Middle East and Southeast Asia.
Sandton, South Africa