Senior Manager / Director - IT Retail

Location: Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH214729_1519867746

Job responsibilities:

  • Defining and driving forward delivery plans across the digital programme covering multiple projects working closely with internal and 3rd party vendor teams
  • Responsible for planning and optimising resources in line with business change priorities so that a realistic delivery programme is established and run
  • Proactively managing project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies - being clear on the available options and associated consequences in delivering plans
  • Preparing and managing forecasts to cover the development and ongoing tracking of project budgets
  • Ensuring adherence to internal processes, governance, tools and templates
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders across business unit s to understand local business needs and how best to deliver innovative solutions to meet and exceed expectations
  • Developing strong working relationships across the IT leadership teams and peers to support the delivery of project plans
  • Managing and strengthening partnerships with 3rd party vendors to develop a shared understanding of what needs to be delivered
  • Communicating clearly, concisely and with confidence across all levels

Job requirements:

  • A proven track-record in delivery of programmes in the IT Retail solution (Regional IT Retail background is a MUST)
  • Significant programme management experience covering a complex programme/portfolio of IT Change projects in a challenging environment
  • Ability to prepare detailed plans, actively manage significant risks / issues and strong financial control
  • Ability to influence and communicate effectively with senior executives
  • Demonstration of working in a matrix team - across a range of IT teams focused on delivering the best outcome on time, within budget and to agreed quality standards
  • Managed people - either directly or through coaching others
  • Proven vendor management experience dealing with multiple vendors
  • Fluent communication skills in spoken and written English