For over 100 years IBM has set the pace for innovation and we’re not stopping now. With over 430,000 employees in almost 200 countries we’re always on the lookout for new people to join in our mission to build a smarter planet. Our Global Technology Services (GTS) unit offers end-to-end IT consulting and business services supported by an unparalleled global delivery network. At GTS, we provide our clients with innovative technology solutions that help them to improve their business processes and in turn, profitability. This is a lead Project Management role which requires customer facing interaction and negotiation with extensive Vendor Management on an ongoing basis.In thisPM role you will work as a team member with the client or within the team to identify business requirements and develop a proposal. Subsequently you will lead the team in initiating, planning, controlling, executing, and closing tasks of a project (or segment of a project) to produce the solution deliverable. You will execute a wide range of process activities beginning with the request for proposal through development, test and final delivery. Additional responsibilities in this role will include:
Lead project team to plan & deliver project on time, on budget, and within scope
Ensure compliance with IBM processes and procedures
Report on assigned projects to meet local, A/NZ and global reporting requirements.
Forecast & engage project resourcing for assigned projects
Project Risk, Issue & Change Management
Manage finances (including GP) for assigned projects and ensure all project expenditure has appropriate approvals
Working as part of the overall team you will be involved in the formulation, development, qualification, and launch delivery of offerings to the market, or transitioning of offerings out of the market in response to customer requirements. This is a fantastic opportunity within a fast-paced and energetic team – don’t delay, please submit your application today.
Minimum 4-5 years experience in a Project Management role
Customer facing Project Manager skills & experience.
PM experience gained in an IT Infrastructure Services
Data Centre and Mainframe knowledge
Excellent communication skills
Personal and team leadership skills