This role main responsibility is to support organisation in achieving strategic goals by providing best in class project & programme management service. Senior Project Manager manages the full lifecycle of large risk and scope projects and programmes. This role is to deliver projects / programmes on time and in budget by planning and organising resources and people, agreeing scope of work to be completed, managing the budget, setting deadlines, delegating tasks to project team, identifying any risks or issues and escalation when required. The role requires interactions with many stakeholders across the business, including collaboration with and reporting to senior stakeholders.

Key Accountability:

  • Developing project / programme scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Coordinating development of Business Case
  • Ensuring proper resources requirements, availability and allocation
  • Coordinating internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Providing leadership to cross-functional teams, ensuring they are engaged and motivated to deliver expected outcomes
  • Developing a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Using appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project / programme scope, schedule and costs
  • Measuring project / programme performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Managing the relationship with all stakeholders
  • Performing risk management to minimize project / programme risks
  • Solving the problems arising in the project / programme
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with third parties and vendors
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive project / programme documentation
  • Ensuring that project is delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Providing accurate project / programme reporting enabling an informed decision making process
  • Effective communication with Project / Programme Sponsor and Steering Committee
  • Ensuring effective hand-over of project product(s) to BAU and closing the project
  • Capturing lessons learned from the project and sharing them with other Project Managers

What we expect from you?

  • University/college degree and/or equivalent vocational qualifications
  • Project Management certification required, specifically PMP is preferred
  • At least 5 years of experience in delivering projects of large complexity or at least 2 year of experience in delivering programmes
  • Leading matrix functions
  • Excellent behavioural competences, incl’: Problem solving, Leadership, Influencing, Negotiating, Communication,
  • Strong business acumen
  • Strategic thinking
  • Very good understanding of financial institutions
  • IT background would be advantage (telecom / infrastructure / SaaS implementation projects)
  • English and Czech language - min B2/C1

We offer:

  • Interesting, diversed and responsible work
  • The opportunity to growth and to learn new things
  • You will be part of friendly and open team, where your colleagues will be always happy to help
  • We offer flexible working hours (37,5) / week and possibility of "Home Office" , so you can manage your time according your needs
  • Your place of work is located in the Head Office with the view in Prague 4

Informace o pozici

Provident Financial s.r.o.
Olbrachtova 2006/9, Praha – Krč
Required education: Secondary education or professional training with a school-leaving exam
Required languages: Czech (Proficient), English (Advanced)
Benefits: Cell phone, Notebook, Contributions to the pension / life insurance, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Educational courses, training, Cafeteria, Contribution to sport / culture / leisure, Sick days, Occasional work from home, Corporate events, Individual schedules of working hours
Listed in: IS/IT: Consultations, analyses, and project management, Project Manager
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Provident Financial s.r.o., Hana Vlčková