Job title: IT Project Manager at a Global Financial Technology Vendor – REMOTE (JHB or CT), R1.2M/A
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 1,200,000.00
Job published: 14/01/2022
Job ID: 38815

Job Description

A Senior Level Project Manager position at one of the most recognized Fortune 500 companies – instrumental in delivering projects at top financial institutions throughout sub-Saharan Africa, this is a cracking opportunity for a strong PM to work with some of the biggest names in the market. Whilst the position is fully remote, you will need to be either Johannesburg or Cape Town based.

 

THE COMPANY:

 

Global software vendor & consultancy with a well established footprint in SA. They have offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town and employ over 160 skilled consultants across both locations. Globally, head count sits at circa 50,000. Benefits include EXTENSIVE TRAINING, opportunities to BECOME CERTIFIED on specific technologies, INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL, and 25 DAYS PAID LEAVE per annum.

 

THE ROLE:

 

Your focus will be to drive the success of multiple projects for a product suite that is broadly speaking unrivalled. Such is client demand, an experienced Senior Project Manager is required to coordinate all aspects of project delivery from initial concept  through to completion.

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

 

Degree in IT, Finance or Business

Project Management certified – ideally PMP

A Financial Services background

Extensive experience in delivering IT software projects

Extensive knowledge of Project Management with a minimum 7 years’ experience

Proven track record of running multiple projects simultaneously

Superior communication skills with excellent stakeholder management

An understanding of Financial Markets would be beneficial