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Manager, Project Management (1900024670)

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It’s about showing how you embody our valued behaviours – do the right thing, better together and never settle – as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We’re committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture – one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities:

  • Act as a focal point for all major IT, IS and premises projects which will result in changes to the country’s IT infrastructure.
  • Manage Service Improvement projects across the country to ensure system stability
  • Maintain the infrastructure development plan for the region by country
  • Co-ordinate and track Infrastructure Development projects with the country and all the various support teams from Group.
  • Act as a focal point for developing an operational transition plan for all projects in the region.

Mobilise new projects:-

  • Business case
  • Establish resources for project team
  • Write project Definition Document
  • Write PARS’s (Project Authorisation Requests)
  • Establish communication plan
  • Forecast and manage budgets
  • Gain sign-off for spend from country
  • Implement transition plan within the country
  • Ensure all implementations adhere to stipulated Group Standards and SOBP’s
  • Manage SIP programmes to ensure best practice is migrated to all spokes and SSC’s.
  • Manage dependencies with related projects
  • Timely escalation of issues
  • Chair relevant key project meetings (PSC & PWC)
  • Monthly Project reports
  • Provide Update reports to senior management
  • Line management where necessary

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • 2+ years experience as an IT professional in the banking/financial arena or other major global organisation is essential.
  • Experience of delivering large projects
  • Experience of project management methods and techniques.
  • Good general knowledge of IT, Networks, Web technologies and Applications in use within the bank.
  • Good structured documentation skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Familiarity with the existing infrastructure in the region would be preferable.

How to apply

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Currently, Standard Chartered Bank Zambia has a total of 25 outlets across the country and 47 automated teller machines (ATMs), with four being electronic banking centres. The bank has a presence in six of Zambia's ten provinces with branches in the Copperbelt, Lusaka, Northern, North Western, Southern and Western provinces. Standard Chartered Bank Zambia offers a wide array of services that encompass personal and business banking, corporate finance, investment, loans and personal life insurance.
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