This is an excellent opportunity for a SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER to run multiple SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS covering the full SDLC concurrently in the ASSET MANAGEMENT Sector.
Based in CAPE TOWN this SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER role offers a salary of R850K – R900K/annum.
This is a market-leading SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT and DATA SOLUTIONS Company delivering technical and business solutions to the INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Sector. They work with leading asset managers, multi-managers, hedge funds and analytics service providers in South Africa and across 11 International Markets, providing post-trade portfolio compliance, data management (in data warehouse) and reporting technology.
The company is growing rapidly hence the need to take on a skilled Senior Project Manager.
The role offers an opportunity to gain experience running with multiple software development projects covering the full SDLC concurrently, as well as experience in dealing with multiple companies on projects and teams located in multiple locations (also internationally). You will also gain project implementations experience relating to Data Warehousing.
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.
At least 5 years solid Project Management experience is essential.
Experience of running with multiple software development projects covering the full SDLC concurrently.
Experience dealing with multiple companies on one project and teams located in multiple locations (also internationally) will be an advantage.
Project implementations experience relating to Data Warehousing will also be advantageous but is not essential.
Financial/asset management experience is desirable.
Extremely proficient with MS Project.
Degree / Diploma in PROJECT MANAGEMENT (PMP/Prince2…).
Experience in Agile project implementation methodologies.
If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
021 801 5001
If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.