Program Manager Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   IT & Telecoms   Abu Dhabi   59 views Reference: 27430
Job Details

Key Accountabilities

Responsible for the management and success of Program / Project

Reviews Business Cases Documents to ensure budget is monitored and value metrics are tracked for Value & Reporting team during project duration

Develops and maintains program/project plan by gathering inputs from Delivery team

Develops and maintains budget by gathering inputs from Delivery team

Manages expectations of stakeholders impacted by program/project

Supports project/delivery teams and ensures teams are adhering to PMO processes such as change management, risk & issue management, resource management, of the program/project

Ensures all materials can easily be consolidated as required by Portfolio Head

Facilitates and participates objectively in governance forums and ensures required stakeholders are present

Facilitates and participates objectively in daily for program formulated by work streams.

Facilitates and participates objectively in daily/weekly for program formulated by individual projects that are managed by Delivery project manager/lead

Proactively tracks and manages all risks, issues and dependencies related to program or project

Collects, analyses, and derives insights from data captured during program

Constructively challenges decisions and timelines to ensure timely delivery

Ensure quality management is embedded throughout program and project lifecycle

Works with and provide regular updates to Portfolio Head as needed

Maintains transparency on program status and ensure reports are clear and ethical

Ensure a true record of the completed project documentation is available on completion of the project



University Degree in Technology, Management, or equivalent

Total project management experience of 6-10 years

Minimum 2- 4 years of experience in delivering projects in banks in role of project management, program manager or portfolio manager

Previous experience in managing and working with teams

Project Management Certifications (PMP or similar) is a plus


Experience in project management

Experience in delivering a series of complex and integrated software product solutions and projects is a plus

Experience in handling interdependencies and an ability to proactively resolve issues

Experience in governing multiple projects simultaneously

Experience in managing various project management delivery methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, Hybrid)

Experience of working with a cross-functional team

Experience in working with multiple third parties

Excellent stakeholder management capability

Excellent communication skills

Proficient in PPM tools (Clarity), JIRA, MS project.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications; PowerPoint, Excel, etc

Hands-on experience with Jira, Jira Align and Confluence

Good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multi-task, and deliver within tight deadlines

Willing to learn, collaborate, go the extra mile and demonstrate a high level of integrity with the ability to handle highly confidential information appropriately

Demonstrates high level of integrity and ability to handle highly confidential information appropriately

Company Description
FAB, the UAEs largest bank and one of the worlds largest financial institutions offers a an extensive range of tailor-made solutions, and products and services, to provide a customised banking experience. Through its strategic offerings, it looks to meet the banking needs of customers across the world via its market-leading Corporate and Investment Banking and Personal Banking franchises.
Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, in Khalifa Business Park, the banks international network spans over 19 countries, across the world, providing the global relationships, expertise and financial strength to support local, regional and international businesses seeking to do business at home and abroad. In line with its commitment to put customers first, to Grow Stronger, FAB will continually invest in people and technology to create the most customer-friendly banking experience and will support the growth ambitions of its stakeholders across the global network in which the bank operates.
To empower its customers and clients to Grow Stronger, FAB is initiating a powerful movement, which goes beyond banking. The Grow Stronger movement represents the banks promise to support its stakeholders goals and growth ambitions, providing ideas, tools and expertise to help them become stronger, today and in the future. Through a strong, diversified balance sheet, leading efficiency and a solid corporate governance structure in place, FAB is set to drive growth forward.