IT Project Manager
Lagos, LA, ng
6d ago

Our client is a Telecommunication company specialized in building towers and managing sites for mobile network operators.

It is one of the world’s fastest growing tower operators and maintains operations in Nigeria, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and some other countries.

The Company is heavily involved in bringing broadband internet to the whole of Africa and have also launched a variety of green energy projects in the five countries in which it operates.

They now have a new opening due to expansion for an experienced IT PROJECT MANAGER

Summary :

We are looking for an experienced IT PROJECT MANAGER who will be expected to manage workstreams as part of a wider transformation programme to enable solution delivery and implementation of business systems.

The Project Manager will act as the main conduit between the programme and its customers, including any external partners, and manage their inputs and outputs to deliver change for the business .

What You Will Do : Project Management :

Project Management :

Support the portfolio management decision process through the creation of project charters, scope documents, risk assessments and budgets

Lead efforts in developing work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports

Executing the defined project plan to ensure that the project team completes their assignments according to plan

Monitoring and controlling the work to ensure that the project remains on track and in control

Planning for contingencies and report project baseline variances.

Identify and anticipate risks and issues. Facilitate resolution, mitigation, and appropriate escalation

Contribute to the management of project risk and change management

Assess inter-project dependencies and gauge the financial impact and risk of the project

Support in the definition of project quality standards and ensure these standards are adhered to during project execution and delivery

Closing the project to formalize acceptance of the project result and release project resources

Measure and report on value achieved and business benefits realized through projects

Provide leadership and technical guidance to reports

Provide performance feedback for project team members

Scope Management

Managing 3 rd Party Delivery :

Setting expectations and scope

Planning and Managing of delivery

Dispute resolution

3 rd Party Quality Assurance

  • Business Alignment ;
  • Conduct feasibility studies and confirm results with business units to facilitate decision making

    Engaging with the business to understand the needs and gather requirements

    Managing expectations

    Ensure Process Leads and Business Champions are delivering change

    Communicating with management and stakeholders to enable successful and timely project completion.

    Management :

    Ensuring that deliverable meet expectations and are fully tested

    Managing Early Life Support

    Developing Lessons Learnt

    Updating Project Information Platform System

    Like to have :

    Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or Industrial Engineering

  • 5 years’ experience in IT project management in a business application environment
  • Certifications in any of the following : Prince2, Agile / Scrum, PMP

    Demonstrable ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines

    Functional : Procurement

    Technical :

    Microsoft Dynamics 365 F&O

    Data warehouse

    Project Management (Prince2 / PMP / Agile)

    Software Development Lifecycle

    Management : Resource Management

    Resource Management

    Vendor and Supplier Management

    Team Leader and Resource Development

    Additionally, the following would make you more attractive :

    Relationship Building

    NB : Please ensure you keep your resume detailed. Kindly note only suitable candidates shall be responded to.

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