Senior Project Manager Senior Project Manager …

Mainstay Asia
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 08 Apr 21
Mainstay Asia
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 08 Apr 21
Our Client, one of the largest Global Insurers, is currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to play a key role in helping deliver multiple initiatives as part of a large technology refresh and transformation across their APAC premises, with a large focus on Infrastructure and its related components. The selected candidate will be responsible for leading a the delivery of multiple work streams with a key focus on managing scope, time, cost and quality.

Responsibilities of the Role: 

  • Be accountable to various Heads within IT to deliver multiple projects within agreed timescale, quality and budget.
  • Create and manage various project plans, which include scope, resources and budget.
  • Create, manage and continually revisit the IT project plan(s); agree and review the plans, costs and resources with the project sponsor/s.
  • Ensure all project commitments are met, monitor and report on progress.
  • Diagnose and evaluate potential risks and issues throughout the project and report regularly to the project sponsor and key stakeholders.
  • Manage in country vendors who will be performing IT engineering works, as well as Regional teams.
  • Ensure appropriate standards are adopted and that effective quality controls are built into the project plan and that mechanisms are in place to review constantly.
  • Follow governance and project frameworks to ensure best practice.
  • Identify and manage relationships through effective communication with all stakeholders including third parties and act as a primary point of contact.
  • Identify, acquires, and deploys team members and manage third parties to ensure successful project execution.


Requirements of the Role:

  • Graduate qualifications in computer science, engineering, or similar/equivalent discipline.
  • At least 10 years of experience in an Enterprise PM role, with experience in IT and transformation.
  • Strong core PM skills, especially around governance, reporting, budgeting best practice.
  • Solid understanding of IT infrastructure, Tech risk, security and SDLC.
  • Project Management Certification (e.g. Prince or PMP).
  • Solid understanding of ITIL with ITIL foundation certificate advantageous.
  • Ability to communicate strongly to senior managers and stakeholders, as well as vendors.
  • Demonstrable experience managing concurrent teams, workstreams and initiatives.
  • English proficiency is a must.


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