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Project Manager Management

Shide Consulting
Cape Town, WC, South Africa
November 07, 2016


The role requires an individual with IT Project Management experience particularly on software development projects using the agile methodology within a growing Financial Services company. (EE candidates only)

Key responsibilities

To ensure that client objectives are met and that deliverables are delivered to time and cost targets and the appropriate quality standards

Developing the project execution plan

Identifying and implement tools and systems to proactively maintain project governance in accordance with an agreed project execution plan

Monitoring and applying performance management techniques

Respond promptly and efficiently to the client’s needs, changes and requires within the context of the project

Managing the project change control process, including the implementing of change control procedures

Preparing formal project progress and other reports in order to provide timely and accurate project information and status updates to all stakeholders

Taking a leading role in interfacing with client’s and other team member, at all project stages

Agile specific responsibility:

Runs daily, weekly and monthly agile rituals efficiently and strictly

implements structure changes and strategy that are generated by agile


High velocity communicator- to those involved with the piece of work

Minimum requirements:

Proven experience as a Project Manager, preferably for at least 3 years, including

being responsible for implementation of projects, facilitating projects and related

workshops and effectively communicating with all project stake holding.

Proven experience facilitating a project across multiple divisions within an organisation

PMBOK or Prince2 experience advantageous

Agile/ Scrum/ Kanban experience preferable

Extensive understanding of IT software projects/development

SDLC and implementation experience

Experience in testing and QA environments

Must be competent in workshop facilitation techniques

IT Qualification equivalent to a B. Tech or Bcom