Overview

Line of Service

Internal Firm Services

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

IFS – Information Technology (IT)

Management Level

Manager

Job Description & Summary

The Project Manager is a key role within the Technology team and will be responsible for leading and delivering key projects and managing the PMO activities. They will oversee the end to end delivery of projects from idea to post implementation review and benefit realisation, working in close alignment with key Technology business stakeholders across the Middle east region, Finance and central other IT Leads, cross LoS and globally as required. Projects will vary, such as: new and enhanced technology solutions aligned to the firms RiD, TT and I&G strategic pillars, establishing key BAU capabilities to enhance Tech Operations, and leading a programme of continuous improvement within the Tech PMO.

The role holder will also work with the Agile Tech PMO Lead to establish key working practices will include developing the framework for project initiatives, prepare packs for the key Governance meetings, create and maintain the Tech capacity plan, defining and tracking WIP limits across the Tech teams, supporting the Business Relationship Managers and overall promoting and embedding a culture of agility and trust of Tech PMO delivery within the firm.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage assigned projects following the agile project framework.
  • Ensure assigned projects are fully scoped, have a robust Business Case and key stakeholders are identified.
  • Work closely with the IT Leads and Business Relationship Managers, Tech Comms Lead  to ensure all Business Readiness, Communications and People changes are identified, planned and delivered.
  • Ensure required business and technical architecture assessments and analysis is undertaken for each project so there is a clear vision for the future state and the change actions required.
  • With the Agile Tech PMO Lead, establish the PMO and the necessary governance framework and cadence.
  • Lead on PMO activities and play a key role in the Tech enabled delivery tracking and ensuring that the construct of the projects are set up to delivery iterative value throughout the lifecycle.
  • Experience & personal attributes.
  • 3 – 5 years Project Management experience having lead a diverse portfolio of people, process and technology changes.
  • Experience of working within Transformation as either a Project Manager or PMO Manager would be highly advantageous.
  • Previous experience of PMO set-up and PMO delivery.
  • An adaptable individual who can comfortably take on a varied portfolio of change
  • Interpersonal skills and strong stakeholder engagement skills are mandatory.

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Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

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About PwC Middle East

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 236,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.