Job DescriptionWe’re looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our Team of delivery experts. This role will report into the PMO lead and you would need to have worked with technology and or transformation related projects.
You will be responsible for driving major cross company transformational initiatives. This will involve active engagement on corporate strategy, the initiation of work, structuring up the projects, management of partner selection, and building high performance delivery teams.
You will provide leadership and direction to teams and relevant stakeholders by driving business decisions through effective design, planning, and change management.
Success for the Senior Project Manager role is defined by the group making material progress on core transformational activity to deliver customer centred outcomes.
What you need to be made of?You would need to be super resilient.An expert in stakeholder management and someone who can successfully manage expectations.
You would need to be technically competent and emotionally intelligent.QualificationsExperience neededPrevious experience as a delivery leader in a large sized organisation.
Strong soft skills (interpersonal, negotiation, diplomacy, political awareness) with an advanced level of business acumen.
Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the IT industry 5 of which are senior leadership rolesProject or Programme Management Qualifications (Waterfall & Agile) Prince2, PMP, Agile certificationExperience in driving improvement initiatives in complex environments Experience with vendor management.
Tertiary education in a technology or business-related areaDeep understanding of governance processes, delivery methodologies, flow of work.
Ability to coach and inspire team membersStrong understanding of delivery (Waterfall & Agile) techniques and their applicationStrong understanding of lean principles and the application of those to the delivery lifecycleUnderstanding and use of UX thinking and techniques to shape solution approachesDesirableExperience in the Retail industry.
Involvement in technology industry groupsAdditional InformationBenefits of working for us : You’ll be joining our Northcote office and a great team of technology enthusiasts.
You'll get your birthday off, a healthy work life balance and a great discount to use across our stores. If you’re keen to join the team who are changing the future of retail in New Zealand, apply nowThe Warehouse Group is constantly evolving and growing, this is a great opportunity to grow with us.
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