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Clarity PPM Implementation – Project Manager MEA

Job Title

Clarity PPM Implementation – Project Manager MEA

Location

Remote with ability to travel to Middle East

Type

Full Time

Who we are

Ignite Technology provides project & portfolio management (PPM), automation, mainframe and cybersecurity software, consultancy services and support across Europe Middle East & Africa.

With offices in the UK, Czech Republic, Netherlands and Dubai, our dedicated team provide a breadth of services spanning consultancy, project implementation and support & training.

Everything we do is about enabling our customers to succeed by bringing the very best people, experience and innovation together.

We are excited to offer an opportunity to join our team at a pivotal point in the company’s recent growth.

As part of our continued expansion, Ignite Technology is looking for Project Managers to join our dynamic Services team delivering Clarity PPM Implementations across the Middle East. This is an excellent opportunity for a Project Management Professional to engage with some of the most high-profile organisations across the region in a variety of vertical markets.

What you will do

At Ignite we give Project Manager’s full responsibility for ensuring successful project delivery, often this will include managing multiple projects in parallel, therefore candidates should be of a strong personality with good time and stakeholder management skills.

The position may benefit from the knowledge of Clarity PPM product and/or the Project and Portfolio Management domain but it is not a mandatory prerequisite.

The key measure of success is delivering projects on time and within budget, maintaining customer satisfaction and high user adoption of the implemented solution.

Primary duties will include:

  • Deliver projects on time and within budget
  • Manage and co-ordinate teams across multiple geographies
  • Forge long term customer relationships
  • Ensure high user adoption of the implemented solution

Project leadership

  • Manage project teams and ensure the delivery of Clarity PPM engagements from handover by Sales to transition into Support
  • Confidently present and communicate project outcomes at C-level

Client Relationship Management

  • Develop client relationships by working closely with senior stakeholders to steer projects to a successful outcome
  • The main objective, besides delivering the current project, is to ensure additional phases will be well planned and required by the client

Team Development

  • Lead, mentor and motivate junior Consultants and develop/implement consulting best practice/process
  • Identifying and developing the consulting practice to generate business deliverables and identifying delivery process improvements

We are looking for a candidate with the following skills and experience

  • Previous Project Management or Consulting experience (a minimum of three years of Project Management experience)
  • At least basic understanding of project and portfolio management domain
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent Presentation skills
  • Must be comfortable engaging with senior stakeholders up to and including C-level to provide thought leadership of how Clarity can help customers achieve strategic objectives
  • Must have excellent customer facing, communication and presentation skills
  • Must possess and maintain a good working knowledge of the current and upcoming Clarity roadmap to provide best practice advice and ensure the solution design provides the best approach for the customer
  • Proficient user of IT Software, Microsoft Office suite, CRM/Project Management tools
  • Team player with Can-Do-Attitude
  • Languages: English is a must, but other Northern European languages would be an advantage

In addition the ideal candidate will bring:

  • A Passionate, professional attitude at all times
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks, take initiative and work proactively with minimal supervision
  • The ability to perform to high standard whilst balancing the priorities and deadlines of multiple concurrent projects
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • An analytical approach, with excellent attention to detail
  • An ambition and desire to grow successful career within Ignite Technology

How to apply

To apply, send us your CV with covering letter outlining why you are a suitable match.

Email careers@ignite-tec.com.