Other Dar es Salaam District Dar Es Salaam
Industry: Banking & Finance
Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
Minimum Experience: 3 years
Reports to: Head of Innovation & Business Development
Project Manager is in charge of schedules, budgets, resources and deliverables for project. Monitors teams to make sure goals and objectives are being kept. Knowledge of larger landscape without neglecting granular details while tracking project health, staying alert for risk and resolving issues as they arise. Maintains standards and monitors scope with project quality.
Oversees strategic plan, monitoring and adapting as needed
Creates project plans
Maintains project objectives
Monitors production and quality to customer/stakeholder/sponsor standards
Identifies and resolves issues and risks
Reports on project progress, offers viable solutions and opportunities as they arise
Implements change practices
Manages resources to make sure schedule is on track
Lead meetings and set expectations for project team
Reporting on projects and portfolios
Bachelor’s degree required; masters preferred
3+ years’ experience in project management, especially larger projects with established firms preferably in a bank or other financial institution or in a payments related industry (e.g. mobile money)
PMP or PRINCE2 certification required; PMO experience preferred
Experience in Agile teams
Proven leadership skills
Expertise in conflict resolution
Analytical and strong organizational skills, with excellent verbal and written ability
Proficiency with related software tools including but not limited to ProjectManager.com, JIRA, MS Excel, etc.
Business analysis skills will be a significant advantage.
IT background is an added advantage.
Proficient level of Kiswahili and English for the business environment
Good understanding of IT environments, preferably related to banking and payments
The Project Manager will be in charge of schedules, budgets, resources and deliverables for project.