Short Overview of the Roles & Responsibilities:
§ Managing and leading the project team.
§ Recruiting project staff and consultants.
§ Managing co-ordination of the partners and working groups engaged in project work.
§ Detailed project planning and control including:
§ Developing and maintaining a detailed project plan.
§ Managing project deliverables in line with the project plan.
§ Recording and managing project issues and escalating where necessary.
§ Resolving cross-functional issues at project level.
§ Managing project scope and change control and escalating issues where necessary.
§ Monitoring project progress and performance.
§ Providing status reports to the project sponsor.
§ Managing project training within the defined budget.
§ Liaison with, and updates progress to, project steering board/senior management.
§ Managing project evaluation and dissemination activities.
§ Managing consultancy input within the defined budget.
§ Final approval of the design specification.
§ Working closely with users to ensure the project meets business needs.
§ Definition and management of the User Acceptance Testing programme.
§ Identifying user training needs and devising and managing user training programmes.
Specialized Skills and competencies:
Development of project budgets and projections.
Project Management related software such as MS Project.
Tools and techniques to identify risks/issues during the course of a project and find ways to mitigate/solve them.
Cost/Benefit analysis techniques.
Developing business cases for various business needs
Personal and Interpersonal Skills:-
Making marketing presentations to a wide variety of audience.
Excellent leadership and people management skills such as building effective teams, leading and motivating them to achieve high performance.
Excellent communications skills with the ability to present ideas and findings verbally and in writing to the Head of Section.
Excellent planning and organizing skills.
Excellent track record of attention to detail and quality.
Excellent customer service focus.
Excellent results orientation.
Excellent negotiation skills including experience of negotiating and managing significant supplier relationships, vendors, employees, etc.
|Job Location:||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Company Industry:||Information Technology|
|Career Level:||Mid Career|