Senior Project Manager

Job Reference: CWS-1880722

Location: Athens, Greece 

Type: Full Time Contract

Start date: 01/09/2022

End date: 09/04/2023

Our client is seeking a Senior Project Manager with HR project implementation experience for a long term contract assignment in Athens, Greece. 


Job Description


Senior Project Manager



Manage the lifecycle of projects from inception, definition of scope, and user needs to the project’s planning, execution and evaluation;

Ensure that all programme/project documentation is accurate, complete and up-to-date and provide regular status updates to the management;

Actively manage the planning, the budget and the risks involved; guarantee complete control over programs/projects during their lifecycle;

Monitor the programme/project financial and procurement procedures in accordance with applicable regulatory frameworks and service requirements.

Manage, coordinate and supervise the work of various project teams/packages and ensure efficient management of resources;

Experience in HR/Financial project implementation, preferably in the EU (but not a prerequisite);

Review and validate programme/project deliverables before payments; understand procure mentrules and multi-vendor management;

Communicate and liaise with various internal and external stakeholders; prepare change management and communication plans;

Carry out any other tasks requested by line management in the interest of the service.






  • Bachelor degree with at least 6 years of proven project management experience in managing projects in IT field
  • Experience in managing teams of at least 5 people or multi-disciplinary teams;
  • Knowledge/Experience in HR, IT, and Financial project implementation;
  • Ability to present complex concepts understandably and concisely;
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively and in a professional manner;
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to think creatively;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, changing environment;
  • Ability to adapt easily to changing priorities and multitasking;
  • Very good command of English;
  • Ability to draft and deliver high-quality documents in a simple manner;
  • Ability to produce results and engage others.




  • Experience in managing projects for EU Agencies or engaging with EC stakeholders;
  • Professional certification and/or project management methodologies (PMI, Prince 2, PM², etc.);
  • Experience with ISO standards;

Experience in using MS Project, Visio or other projects/process management software

  • Max. file size: 16 MB.
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