SG Digital Junior Project Manager (6 months contract) in Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Work alongside Senior Project Manager to help organise and deliver a major IT software project, in a major software vendor context
Build solid and productive relationships with the client
Review and monitor progress against the project plan(s) to ensure outputs are delivered to time and quality specifications.
Work with the client’s Project Management Office to ensure accurate and timely reporting on project performance.
Co-ordinate weekly meetings/conference project update calls with our clients.
Escalate any risk to quality, budget or schedule to Senior Project Manager
Maintain project plans and reports
Contribute to timesheet/invoice/reconciliation cycles to assure they are accurately performed and happen on time
Strong people management skills – both locally and remote (off shore teams).
Attention to detail and quality.
Self-starter and a “Can Do” attitude.
Highly competent working with PM tools (e.g. Microsoft, Aha!, Smartsheet, JIRA) and document editors (Google Apps/MS Office)
Knowledge and experience of Project Management Disciplines (Risk, Issue, Change, Deliverable Management) and Methods
Good client facing experience, managing third parties and vendors.
Working in a scaled agile IT environment (Scrummaster qualification a plus)
Good knowledge of and interest in web technologies
Why would you enjoy working with us at SG Digital?
Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace
The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow
Tangible and genuine development - at SG Digital, you can take your career where you want it to go!
Exposure to real work, business-critical projects and the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-commerce sportsbooks whilst working on exciting client projects and interact with lots of code!
And if that’s not enough; you will get to enjoy a stunning work location and flexible working whilst we provide you with the guidance *and *development skills *you need to progress quickly and *enhance your career.