IT Project Manager

Job Reference: CWS-2711-228

Location: Brussels

Type: Full Time

There are 2 different roles: 

      Role #1: 12 months duration, from 06.01.2020

      Role #2: 6 months duration, from beginning December 2019

Job: IT Project Manager  


Our well known international financial client seeks two IT Project Managers to join their team in Brussels.


Assignment details:

  • Role : IT Project Manager
  • Contract duration:
    • Role #1 mentioned below : 12 months; start date : 06.01.2020
    • Role #2 mentioned below : 6 months; start date : beginning December 2019
  • Degree of employment: Full-time
  • Location: Brussels



Role #1 (12 months) – IT Project Manager


As IT Project Manager you are responsible for the end to end delivery of your projects, including:

  • Delivery of the project scope on time, budget and with the expected quality  
  • Writing of comprehensive project memos, allowing the Business Sponsor and IT management to take relevant decisions  
  • Providing regular status to Project Sponsor and various stake-holders
  • Monitoring of Business Case   


IT Project Manager – Tasks :   

  • Develop and maintain project plans and forecasts, including resource requirements, costs, risks and their mitigations and dependencies with other projects  
  • Manage virtual teams across various divisions and entities, including third party suppliers in India  
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with your customers, providing advice, guidance and options with regards IT investments
  • Define deliverables, assign their production to project team members and monitor progress and quality of those deliverables, ensuring they respect the planning while maintaining good relationships
  • Manage the staffing of assigned projects and monitor budget spent  
  • Lead the risk, issue and change control processes for assigned projects, build action plan to mitigate risks/solve issues and track action items
  • Control and monitor the progress of projects, reporting to the Roadmap Manager and the Sponsorship Committee   
  • Manage the project according to the client’s internal standards (methodology & tools)  


Mandatory requirements for this IT Project Manager role:   

  • Proven experience in managing end to end IT Functional projects of more than 2000 man-days (with a team coordination of 10 persons)   
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the different dimensions described previously in this job posting as project manager in IT   
  • Speak/write English fluently   


Interpersonal skills:

  • Strong leadership skills to adapt your style according to the situation and to the different stakeholders 



  • Certification in PRINCE 2 and/or PMI, or similar IT frameworks   
  • Experience in Banking Sector & functional knowledge of Banking business   
  • Experience with agile methodology   
  • Experience with outsourcing partners



Role #2 (6 months) – IT Project Manager


Requirements similar to role #1, except : 

  • experience with functional projects within IT Mainframe application development
  • Knowledge of Collateral Management business domain
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Suppliers of high calibre IT and business professionals