JOB VACANCY CRDB Bank PLC is looking for suitable person to fill a vacant position of Portfolio Manager; IT & Digital Transformation Projects in the Department of Project Management Office at the Head Office, in Dar es Salaam.
Job Purpose: Reporting to Head; Project Management Office, the role is responsible to ensure successful delivery of IT and Digital Transformation projects in line with the approved baseline and strategy.
Translate the digital transformation strategy into relevant projects and programs
Establish and effectively motivate for the requisite resources necessary for successful implementation of portfolio projects and programs
Contribute to formulation and review of the digital transformation strategy
Review and improve projects/programs business cases to ensure they are aligned to the digital transformation strategy
Coach and mentor project and program managers under the portfolio
Define, leverage and manage synergies and dependencies between the various IT and Digital Transformation Projects/Programs
Ensure compliance to the organizational project management framework in execution of portfolio projects and programs
Maintain the knowledge base for the portfolio
Develop and maintain templates, checklists and other project artefacts that support effective implementation of portfolio projects/programs
Direct and motivate the portfolio team
Effectively communicate portfolio expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear manner
Liaise with portfolio stakeholders on an on-going basis
Set and continually manage expectations with team members and other stakeholders.
Manage portfolio risks, issues, dependencies and assumptions by ensuring proper recording, assignment, ownership and timely escalation to the appropriate level of management where necessary
Communicate progress to relevant stakeholders in a clear and timely manner
Monitor progress against plan and institute corrective measures in the event of any deviations
Manage changes to the portfolio baseline in line with the stipulated change control process and best practice
Effectively manage performance of third party vendors and contractors
Oversee successful transition of portfolio projects/programs into operations
Leverage the benefits management framework to facilitate realization of envisaged benefits from the portfolio projects and programs
Drive adoption of portfolio deliverables through effective change management.
Good Communication skills
Digital Transformation Strategy Execution
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree with a STEM focus (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) or in Business Administration or any other related field. MBA would be an added advantage
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in project/program/portfolio management
At least 5 years working experience in the financial services industry
Advanced knowledge of Agile Project Management methodologies.
Remuneration: CRDB BANK PLC offers competitive remuneration and benefits. Successful candidate will receive attractive and competitive package commensurate with the demands of the position. Mode of Application & Closing Date
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should submit an Application Letter accompanied with copies of academic transcripts, certificates and with a detailed up to date CV with two work related referees addressed to the Director of Human Resources to reach him not later than 24th September 2019.
Director of Human Resources CRDB Bank Limited P.O.Box 268 DAR ES SALAAAM Tel: 022-2117441/7 Email: [email protected]
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