Project Manager at Parvana Recruitment

Customer details:

Our client has clients in the US, UK and South Africa which they support through their offices in Cape Town, South Africa and London. The development is done in Cape Town and our client uses the Scrum methodology, which allows them to be agile and precise in developing products for on-premises and cloud implementations. Their goal is to create and manage the critical business documents needed for RFIs, RFPs and general record keeping efficiently and accurately. The software is incredibly powerful yet very intuitive and very easy to use by leveraging cloud technology.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and monitor project plans and project schedules.
  • Work with various team members to ensure project delivery occurs in the most efficient, cost-effective and timely manner.
  • Organize, attend and participate in stakeholder meetings.
  • Document and track important meeting actions and decisions.
  • Prepare necessary presentation materials for meetings.
  • Ensure that project deadlines are met through firm and regular checks.
  • Undertake project tasks as required.
  • Ensure that projects adhere to the framework and that all documentation is maintained appropriately.
  • Assess project risks and issue/provide solutions.
  • Participation in prospect meetings.
  • Help ensure solutions are realistically deliverable.
  • Understand user interface and business requirements to effectively manage progress and delivery.
  • Guarantee precise and complete technical documentation of solutions for internal or external use.
  • Risk analysis and problem reporting.
  • Liaise with different teams to resolve product issues.
  • Liaise with different teams to resolve IT-related issues.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Relevant higher degree

Relevant Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum 7 years of professional experience and 3 in a similar role
  • Experience working with US-based clients and prospects
  • Experience in project management, coordination or administration
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.

PS Even if you feel you don’t have all the skills listed or if this specification is not what you are looking for, please feel free to send your CV as we likely have other opportunities that may be of interest to you. For a more comprehensive and updated list of the opportunities we offer, visit our website (www.parvana.co.uk).

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