Junior IT Software Project Manager - Johannesburg
more than 14 days ago
Junior IT Software Project Manager
TO WORK REMOTELY
Matric Certificate/ Grade 12.
IT Software Degree or Diploma or relevant Qualification in IT Software or Other.
Project Management certificate or qualification.
Must have a Minimum of 3-5 Years External Client faced as an IT Software Development External Client Project Manager.
Working years’ experience as a IT Software Project Manager in a IT Software Development Environment within the Life Insurance or Group Life Insurance / Life and Risk Industries or other financial services Industries OR Healthcare Industries OR in the Actuarial Industries OR any Other Industries
Scrum Master experience will be a plus
Must have very good IT Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) working experience gained.
Be prepared to personally travel to go and see the External Clients at their own premises and speaking to the Client at Executive level Face to Face at the Clients premises only when needed.
Primary ongoing role/ responsibility is for Management of IT Software Development projects.
Lead planning and or implementation of IT Software Projects.
Spends majority of time on Project Management responsibilities.
Manage Project budget and resource allocation.
Continuously improve IT Software systems Project management toolkits and methodologies used.
Managing the External Client relationship, expectations and driving the agreed deliverables.
Manage the full IT Software development solutions Project Plan.
Manage the Project plan according to agreed External client project targets regarding this vacancy.
Monitor progress to achieving milestones.
Focuses on meeting project commitments, including communications with sponsors, stakeholders, etc.
Provide regular feedback on Project progress to stakeholders.
Manage changed events affecting project time lines.
Review the status of all logs for a given development phases (target date) and address any delays with the Senior Management.
Manage all External Client facing issues.
Handle all communication between the external Client and the Company.
Leads the Software development team, design, testing, planning, and implementation of complex IT Software Development projects for systems that typically affect many users.
May participate in the design and/or the software testing phases.
Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Willing to work overtime when needed.
Salary Package: R40 000 to R50 000 per month Gross, full cost to company