Head Of Project Management & Delivery

Head Of Project Management & Delivery

 

ATSL TeleSoft (Pvt) Ltd., is an Access group company and a pioneer in GPRS and Near Field Communication (NFC) transactions based Contactless Software Solutions servicing some of the top government sector and private sector projects in Sri Lanka. A unique opportunity awaits a dynamic individual to join us as the Head of Project Management & Delivery. Visit us at www.atsltelesoft.com

As the Head of Project Management & Delivery, you would be responsible for the full Project Delivery (Software Project Management/Delivery & Implementation) and the entire Change Process within the Internal IT/Software and Business teams for all existing and future products and projects.

 

Head Of Project Management & Delivery

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Management and ownership of full Project Management & Delivery with the Internal IT/Software & Business teams
  • Ownership of the entire Change Process.
  • Matrix managing multiple project teams;
    • Responsibility and ownership of Project Roadmaps;
    • Management and development of the PMO;
    • Management, recruitment and development of Project Managers and Business Analysts;
    • Responsible for projects and product delivery together with the business teams;
    • Work proactively with the project board on the identification and resolution of risks, issues and project exceptions to the required timescale;
    • Initiate process and drive through adoption.
    • Ability to communicate and influence C Level Executives of various organizations
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and automated project dashboard

 

Required Qualifications, Experience and Work Ethics

  • Very good educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering. Bachelor Degree in Computer Science/IT is required. MBA or MSc in Computer Science/IT is a plus
  • Proven working experience in project management in the information technology sector
  • Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and latest technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification is a plus.

 

  • At least 8+ years of Project Management experience, out of which a minimum of 5 years in a Senior Management Position
  • Have run, developed and grown both PMOs & Software Development Project Managers & Business Analysts;
  • be comfortable working in an environment where technologies are being planned, specified, designed, deployed and supported;
  • Have excellent risk and issue management, change and governance skills and experience;
  • Have a solid understanding of project management methodology and best practice (e.g. PRINCE2, PMP);
  • Have knowledge of Waterfall, Agile methodologies and latest Software Development principles and methodologies:
  • Have evidence of the use of MS Office products, including MS Project and Excel or similar project control tools;
  • Have the ability to influence teams in a positive manner to create a cohesive and productive working environment;

If you are the correct person please forward your completed CV and contact details with two non-related referees through email to info@atsltelesoft.com (Please mention the job title in the subject line when applying through email).

 

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