senior project manager - athens northern suburbs

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contact
maria kassotaki, randstad hellas
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
athens northern suburbs, attica
sector
information technology
job type
permanent
reference number
24117
contact
maria kassotaki, randstad hellas

job description

Are you ready to join one of the largest software houses specialized in finance management industry with great team to cooperate? Of course you are!! Apply Now! You ONLY need to have a solid working experience in IT Project Management (fintech/banking industry preferably)! 

benefits

The company offers for the Senior Project Manager position: 

  • competitive salary & compensation for travelling abroad
  • private health insurance program
  • mobile and data plan
  • annual bonus upon performance
  • free coffee!
  • educational trainings programs & certifications
  • opportunity to grow within a dynamic working environment

responsibilities

As a Senior Project Manager you will be expected to prepare and present progress updates to various management channels on a regular basis, and more in detail:

  • manage software complex projects and coordinate project teams to deliver and ensure quality throughout the project
  • define scope and expected deliverables, align stakeholders and influence decision processes, determine success metrics, and track against milestones
  • manage changes to the project scope, schedule and costs
  • monitor risks proactively, drive prioritization, balance business needs versus constraints. and take mitigation actions and contingency planning
  • build and develop the project team to ensure maximum performance, providing purpose, direction, and motivation
  • develop and maintain partnerships with outside resources - including third-party vendors and researchers
  • develop effective presentations and project update materials to the appropriate management channels as needed - escalating issues as necessary based on project work plans
  • develop broad domain knowledge

requirements

The successful Senior Project Manager will need to have:

  • a very good educational background, preferably in the IT or relevant field
  • min. 7 years of working experience in program/project management in a large scale IT projects
  • past hands-on experience with software development, as well as leading cross-functional teams to deliver projects 
  • experience with working with senior level stakeholders in an iterative development environment
  • ability to work under pressure & tight deadlines while being flexible and adapting to change
  • solid organizational, multi-tasking skills, analytical and problem solving skills is a must
  • excellent command of the English language (verbal and written communication) 
  • agile/scrum/CI familiarity will be considered a plus
  • any PM certification e.g. PMP/PRINCE II would be highly desirable
  • attention to deadlines and budgetary guidelines;
  • experience coaching and educating project teams to strengthen team members’ capabilities and skill sets
  • flexibility to travel abroad (5-10% on monthly basis)

information

I'm Maria and you can reach me at mkassotaki@randstad.gr to discuss this opportunity further!

Apply Now for this great Senior Project Manager role! 

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