Project Manager | SM Squared Talent Pty Ltd

  • 2 years ago

Job Description

SM Squared Talent Pty Ltd is recruiting for a Project Manager. Apply Now!

Educational and Experience requirements:

• Educated to Degree level, or an alternative Financial Services Industry related qualification.
• 8+ years Project Management experience within the Financial Services Industry with a proven track record in delivering a variety of projects/solutions.
• PRINCE2 or equivalent Project Management certification
• Experience delivering projects of a technical nature.
• Project management experience within the Life Insurance sector

Key Responsibilities:

• Initiate the project with the Client Service Director, understand the project scope to a detailed level.
• Create project plan with tasks and deliverables, target dates and milestones and owners.
• Manage the project through its life cycle.
• Coordinate the project team to ensure it is on track and delivering to budget.
• Facilitate regular project meetings, workshops and client engagements to monitor and discuss progress, risk and issues.
• Produce regular progress reports to Client Service Director and client.
• Identify, manage and document project risks and issues and escalate to Client Service Director where appropriate.
• Ensure projects are delivered to the company standard client engagement framework.
• Lead and motivate the project team within the company.
• Facilitate project close meeting with project team, evaluate successes and challenges to help enhance learning for the next project.
• Document project meetings and discussions.
• Actively look for ways to improve our client engagement framework and ultimately our clients experience, and liaise with key stakeholders to create buy-in.
• Manage the roll-out of new or changes to existing processes, tools and systems within the client engagement framework.
• Effect and support appropriate change management
• Based in Cape Town or Johannesburg, working on global projects

Location: Johannesburg Gauteng

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