Job title: Senior IT Project Manager
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 7 to 10 years
Salary: R900003 to R1000000
Job published: 08 February 2021
Job reference no: 751304351

Job Description

Senior IT Project Manager

R1 million (neg) plus bonus

Cape Town

Superb career opportunity with leading listed FMCG Group. Reporting to the CIO you will be responsible for delivering and managing a portfolio of complex IT projects across different geographies, on time, within budget, ensuring all the objectives and quality standards of the project are met. The incumbent will also be responsible for the Implementation of a PM methodology within the business and will be building up a PMO in the group.

Qualification's and experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study
  • Project Management Certification
  • At least 7+ years relevant experience in delivering large/complex IT projects
  • Technology background with early career- hands on technical experience
  • Experience helping organisations migrate to, build on and optimize their Cloud technology through advisory, delivery planning and implementation
  • Technical/conversational knowledge and track record in delivery of projects in some or all of the following areas:
    • Application development (SDLC)
    • SAP related projects across all functional modules
    • SAP Implementation
    • Business Intelligence (SAP BW, PowerBI)
    • Microsoft Azure & Office 365
    • Virtualisation / cloud platforms
    • Datacentre strategy and operations
    • Backup, storage and disaster recovery
    • UC & Networking
    • Security
  • Good understanding of PMBOK/Prince 2 principles and methodologies
  • Experience in Agile software development methodologies i.e. Waterfall, Scrum
  • Must have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis
  • Experience in setting up and managing a Project Management Office