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Contraste Europe - IT Project Leader

Ref.: 180122/01

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for an IT Project Leader.



Your Role

  • You will work in a challenging environment, taking full ownership of your initiatives and committing on the quality of the production.
  • You are responsible for the end to end delivery of your projects, including:
    • Writing of project memos, allowing management to take relevant decisions
    • Delivery of the project scope on time, on budget, and with the expected quality
    • Monitoring of the expected benefits approved in the business cases
  • To be successful, you will have to:
    • Manage virtual teams across various divisions and entities, including third party suppliers in India
    • Build and maintain strong working relationships with your customers (providing advice, guidance and options with regards IT investments)
    • Develop and maintain project plans and forecasts (including resource requirements, costs, risks) and their mitigations/dependencies with other projects
    • Define deliverables, assign their production to project team members; monitor progress and quality of those deliverables
    • Manage the staffing of assigned projects and monitor budget spent
    • Lead the risk, issue and change control processes for assigned projects and track action items
    • Control and monitor the progress of projects, reporting to the Roadmap Manager and the Sponsorship Committee
    • Manage the project according to the internal standards (methodology & tools)


Your Profile

  • Mandatory requirements:
    • Min 5 years in a project management role or equivalent experience in the core activities of the function (i.e. Plan, control and monitor a project execution)
    • Proven experience in managing major and critical projects (> 2000 mandays; with a team coordination of 10 persons) and/or multiple projects concurrently
    • Knowledge of and experience with Scrum and Agile methods
    • Experience with (functional) projects in financial sector
    • Knowledge of distributed environments/platforms
    • At least 1 year assignment within the same project
    • Speak/write english fluently
  • Interpersonal skills:
    • Strong leadership skills to adapt your style according to the situation and to the different stakeholders
    • Excellent communication skills (listening, writing and presenting) at all levels, from staff members to Senior management level
    • Ability to learn quickly in a complex environment and to synthesize the situation
    • Strong negotiation skills, conflict management and influencing skills at different levels of management
    • Effectively delegate tasks and responsibilities while maintaining overall control and being persistent and assertive in driving tasks to completion
  • Assets:
    • Previous banking experience
    • Experience with outsourcing partners
    • Certification in Prince 2 and/or PMI, or similar IT frameworks
    • Experience with Lean


We Offer

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Beschrijving bedrijf

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services: Consulting, Application Management and Managed Services.
The Group's companies act as competence centers in selected domains, building a solid expertise network.
The Group's sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations.
It operates in Luxemburg, Belgium and France.

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