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Company: Through Executive Search by KPMG

Posted on: November 05, 2021

Ref. Code: ITPM - 3536

IT, Project Management, Other, Manager, Attica - Athens, Full time

Description / Requirements

Our client is a well-established company operating in the services industry. The position holder will lead the effective development, execution and implementation of IT strategic projects on behalf of their company-clients.

  • Develops, manages and tracks the overall project plan, controls, budget and work assignments in alignment with the company’s policies and standards, while monitors project progress.

  • Defines the project brief and sets client expectations in respect of deliverables, plans and management of the project.

  • Conducts Business plans and market analysis in order to identify the best options and recommend strategic initiatives.

  • Keeps constantly updated and completed the project documentation including project charter, time-plan, resource utilization levels, correspondence, vendor contracts, purchase orders and progress reports.

  • Maintains high level view of all projects and handles project-related issues that emerge during and after project implementation as a point of escalation.

  • Monitors specific targeted KPIs and business metrics, including realization, costs, expenses, savings, benefit, risk, issues and scope and reports to all stakeholders on a regular agreed basis.

  • Manages project issues engaging all the team members and initiating corrective/ preventive actions.

  • Facilitates the project evaluation and obtaining approval to close out the project, documented within end project report.

  • Negotiates with clients and formulates the terms of collaboration agreements ensuring a mutually beneficial approach and safeguarding the project’s proper implementation.

  • Utilizes, in the most efficient way, the company's know-how as well as the human resources in order to successfully implement the assigned projects.

Candidate Profile

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or Economics.

  • PMI Certification and Postgraduate Degree will considered as an asset.

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a relevant position with exposure in financial services industry.

  • Very good command of English.

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Advanced communication and negotiation skills.

  • Highly organized with analytical thinking.

  • Strong business acumen.

  • Able to lead teams and to think strategically.



The company offers a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects within a well-established and dynamic company.