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SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - run Global Software Projects in Asset Management - CAPE TOWN, R850K - R900K/annum

Job Title: SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER - run Global Software Projects in Asset Management - CAPE TOWN, R850K - R900K/annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: R850K - R900K/annum
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2018 15:32

Job Description

This SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER position provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience working on concurrent, global Software Implementation Projects within the INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Sector.
Based in CAPE TOWN this SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER role offers a salary of R850K – R900K/annum.
An established Global Investment Management sector Software Solutions Company who provide Data Warehouse Management Solutions and Software Products to top asset managers, multi-managers, hedge funds and analytics service providers. They are the market-leader providing post-trade portfolio compliance, data management (in data warehouse) and reporting technology to the investment community. Culturally the business is progressive, decisive, and intent on maintaining a collaborative environment of shared learning and innovation. Work-life balance is very much respected. 
As SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER your tasks will include:  
Creation of high-level project plans, implementation cost estimates and coordinate the creation of the Project Charter (with input provided from the project leads). You’ll oversee project resourcing requirements; Drive daily stand-ups; Oversee delivery of project phases over the course of the implementation life cycle; Provide status reporting internally and externally; Assess Risk and Mitigation; Monitor budgeted vs. costs.
THE TEAM you’ll join is a skilled, delivery focused team, driven to provide the financial services industry with robust investment data management and reporting solutions. The team consists of Senior PM, BA’s, Technical Implementation Consultants (who design, configure, implement & support products), and a talented Software Development Team.
Minimum of 5 years solid Project Management experience – Must have.
Experience of running with multiple projects concurrently – Must have.
Experience in dealing with multiple companies on one project and teams located in multiple locations (also international) – Nice to have.
Financial/asset management experience – Nice to have.
Extremely proficient with MS Project. 
Degree / Diploma in PROJECT MANAGEMENT is an advantage (PMP/Prince2…). 
Experience in Agile project implementation methodologies. 

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.