Britam Job Vacancy : Project Manager – INSIS Life Assurance

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Responsible for managing the initiation, planning, execution and closure of the INSIS Life Assurance System implementation project for Britam Life Assurance Company Ltd.

Key Responsibilities

    • Undertake project initiation activities including preparing a project charter and business case for assigned projects
    • Translates the project mandate into detailed concept, defining benefits, analysing interested parties, and defining deliverables
    • Responsible for providing strategic project planning, including resource planning, preparing a comprehensive project schedule and project budgeting
    • Mobilise project team consisting of internal business users, IT experts, business partners and third party suppliers
    • Lead the project team in execution of project activities ensuring required quality standards are adhered to
    • Vendor management to ensure project is delivered on time, on scope and within budget
    • Project risk management including carrying out risk assessments and designing and implementing risk mitigation initiatives
    • Develop and implement a communication and change management plan for the project
    • Develop and implement a stakeholder management plan to ensure project success
    • Updates the project plan as the project progresses, assess risk, resolves issues and reports
    • Manage project CAPEX and OPEX budgets
    • Provide periodic project status reports to key stakeholders
    • Employ business analysis, system design and system testing methodologies to manage quality of project deliverables ensuring business requirements are fully met
    • Ensure appropriate handover of the project including the documentation of lesson learned and a submission project report
    • Ensure proper integration (by appropriate communication and documentation) of the deliverables into existing IT infrastructure and business processes

 

Competencies

    • Ability to customise project management processes, tools and templates
    • Expert on Microsoft Project Management Tools
    • Excellent analytical and organisation skills
    • Strong goal setting and task prioritisation abilities
    • Effective communication skills verbal and written
    • Ability to reconcile key stakeholder interests
    • Ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks
    • Attention to detail

 

Knowledge, Experience And Qualifications Required

  • University degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent
  • Project Management Expertise: Certification in Prince2 or PMP would be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 4- 6 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience in managing a Life Assurance System Implementation
  • Business analysis and process design experience

How to Apply

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