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Project Manager M/F


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General information

Entity

Gfi is a worldwide IT group employing 14.000 consultants, generating a turnover of € 1.015M. The local affiliate Gfi BeLux employs 260 consultants and generates a turnover of over € 25M. We have local offices in Leuven, Gent, Brussels, Wavre and Leudelange (LU).
Gfi covers all phases of IT development and solutions lifecycles and focuses primarily on large organisations, governmental authorities and regional entities. As a solution provider and integrator Gfi combines people, technology, applications and information in order to make our customers business processes more flexible and efficient. Gfi focuses on digital and mobile technologies, on custom made developments as well as on packaged solutions, on large scale agile fixed price projects as well as on time & material services.
  

Reference number

RE-12871  

Due date

31/12/2017

Job details

Position title

Project Manager M/F

Contract

Permanent contract

Mission description

For one of our major customers in the insurance sector Gfi is looking for a Project manager.

Specific Responsibilities:

Project Planning and Management –  Apply modern project management techniques to manage a project, achieving objectives of scope, quality, time and cost; organize and lead project status and working meetings; prepare progress reports; present to executive steering committee on  a regular basis;  Identify, mitigate, prioritize, manage and drive resolution of project issues, constraints, dependencies and risks;  proactively identify risk areas and critical items that need to be completed to keep project on track; manage project changes; develop relationships with key business stakeholders;


Team Management – Hold project teams accountable for their project responsibilities and deliverables; proactively ensure that teams are "in sync" in terms of communication, schedules, issues, etc.;  develop project teams by promoting empowerment, engagement and high quality deliverables;


Customer Implementation Management - Work with ops team and implementation consultants to develop activation and go live schedules for the customers. Lead the ops team through the creation, management and execution of the customer go-live or activation process ensuring the project is on schedule, on budget, and achieving the defined goals. Create and manage the overall operations go live and maintenance schedules for assigned customers;


Team Leadership Support - Partner with product managers, ops management and consulting management to plan and prioritize project deliverables and support key customer deployments;


Process Management and Improvement – Champion continuous improvement and adoption of project management and software development best practices

Profile

In order to succeed in this role, we are looking for Project Managers with the following profile:

  • your background allows you to have a good understanding of the Software/Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC) ;
  • you have at least working knowledge of project management methodologies (Prince2, PMBoK, …);
  • you have affinity with Agile/Scrum;
  • you have experience with package or solution implementations;
  • you have strong experience with scope and customer management;
  • you have strong leadership, relationship building and interpersonal skills and are able to work under pressure;
  • you have problem solving skills and communication/negociation skills.


Languages

  • English mandatory
  • Dutch or French

Offer 

  • A flexible and stimulating environment with challenging missions and projects;
  • The chance to work together with a team of specialists and a network of partners;
  • Extensive tools and practices to support you in your daily work;
  • Several career opportunities in line with your expertise and interests and an attractive salary package with extensive benefits.

Extension likely

Yes

Target start date

01/12/2017

Job location

Job location

Belgium, Flanders, Antwerp

Location

Antwerp (customer offices) and Leuven (Gfi offices)

Candidate criteria

Experience level

More than 5 years within sector/technology

Languages

  • Dutch (B2- Independant User: upper intermediate)
  • French (B2- Independant User: upper intermediate)
  • English (C1 - Proficient User: advanced)