Consulting - TMU (TMT) - Senior Manager/Director

Consulting - TMU (TMT) - Senior Manager/Director

PwC
10-14 years
Not Specified

Job Description


Job Description & Summary A career in our Transformation Management practice, within Project Portfolio Management services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations balance long term strategies and short term imperatives to optimise their investments and strategic activity required to achieve the organisation's business objectives. We help enhance organisations project and programme performance by identifying alternative project approaches, consistently aligning projects with corporate strategy, setting the tone and pace of programmes from the outset, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from agile programme delivery.
As part of our team, you'll help our clients understand what makes business transformation programmes successful, from programme delivery structures and business engagement models to key technical issues and ongoing learning and improvement. We share knowledge and experience to complement our clients existing capabilities which propels them to the next level of Portfolio delivery.
Summary:
A career in our Transformation Management practice will provide you with the opportunity to help organizations optimize their investments, reach their business objectives and achieve the impact of their strategies.We help enhance organizations project and program performance by identifying alternative project approaches, consistently aligning projects with corporate strategy, setting the tone and pace of programs from the outset, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from agile program delivery.
As part of our team, you'll help our clients understand what makes business transformation programs successful, from program delivery structures and business engagement models to key technical issues and ongoing learning and improvement. We share knowledge and experience to complement our clients existing capabilities which propels them to the next level of Portfolio delivery.
Responsibilities:

  • Manage and run programs and projects in the areas/industries specified below

  • Perform daily program management activities throughout the program life cycle

  • Develop program/project business cases and other program management documents

  • Assess how program's objectives will impact the department

  • Oversee the projects needs to reach targeted desired goals

  • Identify programmain elements and define all its projects to be implemented

  • Identifyprogram /project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards

  • Assist the business in the scoping exercise of programs/projects by using technical background in the field and flagging risks and opportunities in order to reach comprehensive program /project scope

  • Manage the dependencies and prioritization among the projects

  • Manage the program /projectchanges, risks, issues and escalation processes

  • Monitor the availability of required human and financial resources and their efficient utilization

  • Develop and implement/activate the programgovernance effectively and involvement of the defined stakeholders

  • Manage and maintain stakeholders communication

  • Document any business requirements for specific initiatives/projects

  • Organize the activities of specificprogram/project areas

  • Monitor program/project budgets and prepare regular status reports

  • Evaluate program /project outcomes in terms of quality, consistency, accuracy, overall value, completion dates and provider performance

  • Ensure that recording and maintaining a project database containing all related information, (data, documents, reports etc.) takes place

  • Lead Project Managers and team, build and share knowledgeusing knowledge management methodologies, techniques, and processes

  • Coordinate with others to utilize learning and development tools and techniques to analyze, identify and communicate requirements for change.

Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will have the ability to manage multiple projects and leadership skills to engage with diverse stakeholders

  • 10-14 years of experience in a similar role, out of which a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in a Program/Project Management capacity, preferably within the Media Sector

  • Familiar with best practices in (E)PMO structures and operating models

  • Strong experience in delivering programs/projects using Waterfall and Agile methodologies

  • Be passionate about client service

  • Self-motivated, confident and a strong work ethic

  • Successful performance within team environments, enjoy being part of a team

  • Excellent organizational skills, having the ability to prioritize workload whilst being resilient and being able to cope well under pressure and meeting tight deadlines

  • Experience in overseeing and reporting progress of large-scale programs/projects

  • Knowledge/understanding of the Middle East Media Sector including a deep understanding of global trends in the Media Sector

  • Experience in driving large-scale change

  • Sector exposure and experience of different labor reforms

  • Planning (e.g. Microsoft Project, Primavera) and reporting tools (MS office, Power BI dashboard, etc..)

  • Excellent communication skills in English and in Arabic (verbal and written).

Areas/industries of expertise:

  • Media

  • TV

  • Broadcast

  • Digital

  • Marketing

  • Press / Printed Media

  • Social Media

Overall Experience (number of years): 10-14 Years. Program and Project Management Experience: 5-7 Years
Certifications: PMP, PgMP, Prince2, Green Project Management
Education background:A Bachelor or higher (Master preferred) degree in Media and Marketing and related fields.
Languages: English, Arabic
Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)Degrees/Field of Study required:Degrees/Field of Study preferred:
Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)0. Global: Project Management Professional (PMP) Credential - Project Management Institute (preferred)
Required Skills
Optional Skills
Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)Arabic, English
Travel RequirementsUp to 60%
Available for Work Visa SponsorshipYes
Government Clearance RequiredNoJanuary 31, 2023

About PwC

At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We're a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 236,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.

Job Source : www.pwc.com

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