Senior Project Manager in Western Cape - Initiate International

Initiate International

Initiate International was formed in 2007 with the desire to offer a new and dynamic style of recruitment. Our mission is simple: to deliver the highest standards of service through a consultative approach. We take the time to find out what you are looking for in your next career move or in your next recruitment requirement. We understand how important culture fit is, and make it one of our primary targets to match the person to the culture of a company, not just the job spec. Rapidly establishing ourselves as a recruitment partner of choice, we now work with some of the leading organisations in the world across Finance, Marketing & Communications, Information Technology and Foreign Language recruitment and Property. We offer not only a personal and professional approach, but a meticulous and detailed screening service to help you, as a recruiting manager focus on your key deliverables and to ensure you chose from the best talent available. Our consultants are all specialists within their fields, and as such have detailed knowledge of the specific industry they recruit in. They cannot only help guide you as a recruitment manager through the recruitment process, advising you from their advanced experience in their individual sectors, but they can also help you as a skilled job seeker find your next challenging position within your chosen career path. If you are searching for a key and vital employee, or looking for your next career step, contact us today to arrange a face to face meeting to discuss how we may be able to help. Recruiter from sector Human Resources

    About this job ad 20 September


  • Cape Town, City of Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Description

  • A global development company based in Cape Town have an exciting job opportunity for a passionate Senior Project Manager to join their team. The Senior Project Manager will have overall responsibility for planning, managing and delivering projects that are: Medium to large in size, complex in nature, high in risk profile, have multiple inter-dependencies. Does this job sound like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading!
    Your key job responsibilities as the Senior Project Manager in Cape Town will include:
    - Arrange and attend all regular project team workgroups and communication sessions to discuss project progress and updates
    - All risks, issues and dependencies are raised in agreed manner and forum
    - Escalation of Issues/Risks when senior management intervention is required
    - Manage communication of all change requests through status reports/dashboards/re-base lined project plans ensuring the impact of changes effectively communicated to relevant/affected parties
    - Ensure that the project timelines are managed effectively
    - Mentor and coach PMO staff on project management techniques and best practices
    - Mentor and coach PMO staff on appropriate interpersonal and collaboration techniques in order to reach project goals
    - Develop and use collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals
    - Proactively try to build effective working relationships with other people
    - Probe for and provide information to clarify situations
    Requirements for this Senior Project Manager job in Cape Town:
    - 10+ years’ experience in Project Management in the Software Development Industry Relevant qualifications
    - Strong communication and collaborative skills
    - MS Project and EPM knowledge
    - Able to work with teams globally
    - Strong understanding of PMBOK and various SDLCs
    - Must have delivered successful simple to Complex projects
    - PMP certified (other industry accepted certifications to be considered) (Highly advantageous)
    - Agile or SCRUM-master experience (Advantageous)
    - JIRA knowledge (Advantageous)
    If you meet the above requirements for this Senior Project Manager job in Cape Town, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to ******************************** If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

  • Requirements

  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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  • Senior Project Manager in City of Cape Town, Western Cape

  • Recruiter

    Initiate International
  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

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