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IT Technical Project Manager in Johannesburg


This job was posted by Gallant Professional Recruitment Solutions
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Company Name ***Please register your free account or log in to view***
Skill Level Intermediate
Country South Africa
City Johannesburg
Suburb Rosebank
Remuneration R 20 000.00 to R 25 000.00
Remuneration Structure Monthly
Employment Type Full-Time
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Job Description The role of the IT Project Manager is to plan, execute, and deliver IT projects according to deadlines and within budget. The Project Manager is responsible for defining the project objectives and ensuring quality control throughout its life cycle.

The IT Project Manager will also be required to consult during sales and project planning as the representative of the company's IT Infrastructure and Support Team. This includes providing input into business development proposals as well as participating in project planning sessions and assuming responsibility for the Support deliverables within a project plan.

The IT Project Manager will have the following responsibilities: For new implementations (New Platforms, New Servers, New Applications) AND Upgrading of Platforms and other IT assists (Platform upgrade, Operating System upgrade, Application change, Hardware change)

Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders
Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents
Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders
Draft and submit budget proposals, and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary
Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders
Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team
Identify and manage project dependencies
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans
Manage project related procurement
Time scheduling and management
Implementation management
Testing and quality insurance
Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and suppliers, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work
Create handover documentation and manage knowledge transfer to the teams responsible for supporting the service

3-5 years experience in technical project management
A qualification in project management
Experience in managing a team of IT resources
Have a strong ability to conceptualize and follow through on projects from start to finish
Strong technical skills
Able to produce documentation at a high standard in both content and grammar/spelling.
Highly organised, logical and structured individual.
Excellent time management ability.