Project Manager-Remote Work

Closing Date: February 25, 2021

Job Description 

To plan and manage the IT and business projects in order to ensure that all projects undertaken are executed efficiently and effectively and meet all requirements and quality parameters, in accordance with the established policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

Project Management

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders and/or external service providers to ensure successful execution of the assigned project(s).
  • Manage project issues taking actions to ensure their quick resolution and escalate the major issues to superiors to maintain project continuity and efficiency.
  • Develop, share and ensure compliance with the project plans developed for managed projects in order to ensure that projects are executed profitably and yield the required results.
  • Manage the process of design review of project layouts and any changes that would come up within the project lifecycle in order to ensure effective project execution.
  • Implement the project management standards methodology and process from project initiation to the closeout, in order to ensure that the execution of projects is in line with the desired results.
  • Ensure effective project information management so that it is easily accessible to other concerned parties/individuals.
  • Ensure cost-effectiveness of projects while retaining the design concept guidelines.

  Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • Min 5 years’ relevant experience in managing Retail Banking related projects end to end
  • Experience managing Wholesale Banking projects (desirable)

Knowledge, & Other skills:

  • Knowledge of the banking sector in Qatar and the region.
  • Good knowledge of Project Management and a combination of operations knowledge with expertise in system applications in the domain.
  • Prior experience in managing end to end Retail banking projects not just limited to IT Project delivery.
  • Prior experience in managing card domain projects.
  • Prior experience in managing projects from Issuing (Cards and Cards product)and Acquiring side (Merchant Acquiring & POS).
  • Prior experience in managing projects which includes Banking system like (PRIME – TSYS, IST –FIS or any other Card Management Systems.)
  • Good understanding of the mandatory Scheme compliances (Visa / MasterCard)
  • Good knowledge of Scheme certifications for issuing and acquiring (Visa / MasterCard)
  • Should have sound knowledge of POS, POS certifications.
  • Should have sound knowledge of ATM, ( NRC- Diebold)
  • Ability to think laterally and provide creative solutions to deliver projects and give strategic directions.
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively.
  • Ability to drive and achieve desired results within the defined time duration.
  • Ability to interact with internal and external customers in a multi-cultural environment.
  • English speaking, & Arabic speaking (desirable)
  • We offering this job for Remote work( Work from Home -Any Location).