Role Purpose (Summary)
Project Managers are responsible for delivery of initiatives for European Operations. You will provide overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of assigned projects ensuring consistency of delivery against business and IT strategy, commitments and goals.
You will manage the effective delivery of initiatives that answer the stated requirements and enables business strategic objectives.
Projects will be process, people or technology focused. You will work within agreed time and to budget to successfully shape, design and deliver the project, ensuring that it meets business needs with a focus on quality of delivery and using change management tools to implement a smooth transition into service or business as usual.
You will work closely with the Programme Manager in the definition of project, scope and the ongoing lifecycle to ensure that it remains within the agreed definition, business objectives are met and all relevant artefacts are used and maintained.
All Project Managers will be expected to work towards continuous improvement of processes.
g. Project Plans, risks and issue (RAIDs), budget tracking and project governance.Manage the delivery of projects following both Waterfall and Agile methodologiesDefinition of metrics to measure success and monitor change progressApply best practice change management tools and techniques (e.
g. Prosci), including Change Impact Assessments, Change management strategy, Stakeholder Analysis and Coaching managers and supervisors through Change (Change Curve, Learning styles etc.
Pro-active engagement with the sponsor and stakeholderDefinition of roles and responsibilities between project, business and 3rd party resourcesPlan, agree and execute communication, training and transition activities with stakeholdersPlanning and execution of business readiness implementation activitiesWork in conjunction with Service Design and Transition resource to ensure effective handover to live serviceIdentify and manage inter-
dependencies between work streamsManage reporting to governance forums, key stakeholders and line management ensuring early sight of exceptions with options and mitigations where appropriateBuild and maintain strong relationships with key internal stakeholders and external suppliers to ensure project delivery meets business needs
Project Management methodologies : Waterfall and Agile
skilled resources to ensure business focussed outcomes Management of project budgets and financesReport writing develop effective reports, proposals and presentations
Excellent analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
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Equal Employment Opportunity :
QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.