Senior Program Manager (IT)

Job Title: Senior Program Manager (IT)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/4/17
Reference: 69025-TELCO-SED_1489765827
Contact Name: Sebastien Guerard
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2017 15:50

Job Description

Our client, one of the leaders in the Belgian telecommunications industry and based in Brussels, is currently looking for a Senior Program Manager. He/she will join the company and will successfully build, lead and manage company-wide program teams ensuring timely delivery of major business initiatives, with respect of approved scope and budget.

More globally, as a Program Manager, you will have the following responsibilities:

·Deliver the program (and underlying projects) on time, on scope and on budget
·Coordinate and facilitate change within the different involved departments
·Define a clear and realistic program plan that maximizes growth opportunities
·Identify the deliverables and associated resources for the involved delivery teams as well as the timing thereof
·Prepare the program budget and ensure its realization by closely following up and, if required, taking timely corrective actions
·Follow-up program/project progress on a frequent basis to enable close monitoring, thorough communication and proactive problem detection
·Proactively detect potential issues by monitoring the executing of the program/project tasks and trigger the appropriate actions
·Liaise on a continuous basis with management of the impacted department(s) to ensure that everyone is fully aware of the deliverables (content + timing) his or her team is in charge of.
·If required, escalate program/project problems according to the program/project governance rules
·Report on program/project progress (budget, timing and scope) and issues
·Provide day-to-day management and coaching of the program team
·Ensure that all methodologies and procedures are known and applied by all team members
·Ensure full alignment of the planning with companywide related initiatives

What kind of profile are we looking for?
·At least 10 years of experience in Program Management within complex environments
·In-depth knowledge of the IT environment is mandatory (especially IT application)
·Good project methodologies (PMI, Prince2, Agile, …) knowledge -> Able to lead transformation from Waterfall to Agile approach
·Able to think proactively
·Able to work in a changing environment.
·You are good at organizing project resources efficiently and effectively even while managing multiple projects in parallel.
·You take initiatives and are result driven while being solution oriented.
·Languages: French, Dutch & English

Do you think that you have the right profile for this opportunity and you are open for a new challenge? Please apply hereby or drop me an email with your updated CV! I will contact you back as soon as possible.
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