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Project Manager (IT Application) in Kuala Lumpur at Great Eastern

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: 000668

The Role: 

  • Responsible to lead a project team to implement a new IT solution or system enhancements within the agreed timeline, cost, quality and specifications
  • To manage the SDLC from initiation to successful project closure and handover of the new system to BAU team
  • Manage project risks and issues within resolution dates and to achieve good audit ratings
  • Plan and execute the project according to the plan, monitor progress and escalate where there are deviations
  • Work with Programme Delivery Head to put up business justification paper and presentations to approval forums and ensure project approvals are according to governance framework
  • Monitor and track project budget and govern drawdowns as per Company's CAPEX/ MAREX framework and Group Authority Grid
  • Assess and manage vendors (according to project needs), focusing on end to end deliveries acceptance criteria and interface communications

Job Requirements

The Person: 

  • Degree/ Professional qualification in Computer Science, Business Information System and/or related Finance/ Insurance
  • Possess PMP or PRINCE2 certification.
  • At least 5 years of solid project management experience, preferably with SEI CMMi or Six-Sigma methodologies
  • Strong acumen for project management principles and techniques is mandatory
  • Experienced in Financial & Budget Management
  • Experienced in Software Development Life Cycle (SLDC)
  • Knowledge in insurance systems is a plus
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English and Bahasa Malaysia


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