Main activities • Liaising with senior staff within client organisations regarding the provision of computing services within negotiated contractual obligations for a program or group of projects. • Drawing up a project plan for approval by the customer. • Controlling system design and project planning activities are related to large systems development. • Maintaining and controlling cost, schedule, and quality of project activities to run on a budget, time and meet agreed customer requirements. • Managing phases of software development including requirement analysis, system design, specification, development, testing and implementation. • Managing installation/Field testing of developed systems.
Key skills • Ability to lead and manage professional staff, contractors, and teams. • Project/Program management of smaller projects/programs. • Experience with a project management methodology. • Ability to meet tight schedules and cost targets without compromising customer requirements. • General business management.
Internal contacts Senior Management, Financial and Accounting staff, Technical Support Staff, Sales Management staff.
External contacts Major customers/Users at all levels within client sites.
Typical experience Tertiary level education with 2-3+ years’ experience in a technical field, information technology, systems integration, consulting, development.