Junior IT Project Manager/ PMO (50%)

  • Competitive
  • Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
  • Contract, Part time
  • Stamford Consultants AG
  • 04 Dec 17 2017-12-04

Stamford Consultants AG is a European recruitment specialist company with headquarters in Switzerland. For one of our clients in the financial sector in Basel, we are searching for a Junior IT Project Manager/ PMO - Part-Time for a contract role, who has experience in delivering IT projects around project methodologies. The position will give the opportunity to gain experience in a challenging IT project in a highly successful financial institution where you can have a direct impact on the success of the project and gain valuable experience at the same time.

Key Responsibilities

  • Project responsibility for coordination of the implementation of a new software system
  • Organization of meetings and stakeholder communication, reporting to key stakeholders on project progress and priorities
  • Independent supervision of the project
  • Recording, analysis, definition, prioritization and testing of new business requirements
  • Maintenance of ownership of and accountability of the project schedule
  • Planning and monitoring of the financial requirements of the project

Ideal Profile

  • Higher education f.e. in MBA; Wirtschaftsinformatiker, Organisator, Betriebswirtschafter, Betriebsökonom, Informatiker or other relevant degree
  • 2+ years of experience as Project Manager/ PMO with IT implementations
  • Previous experience in managing software development (SDLC) projects within a Financial Institution will be considered an advantage
  • Strong conceptual and analytical skills, technical flair
  • Effective Stakeholder Management, experience in facing Senior business stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team
  • Self-motivated and proven ability to work with little supervision
  • Fluency in English is a must

If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the criteria above, we would be looking forward to receiving your application! Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.