Principal Project Manager for Complex Projects/Programs in Banking Sector

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Principal Project Manager for Complex Projects/Programs in Banking Sector

SAS is searching for an accomplished project manager to lead complex and  long-term delivery project(s) in banking sector.  If you enjoy management of complex customer relations as well as excell at great communication and thus you are able build long-term relationships with customers, this could be your next opportunity.


Position highlights:

  • End-to-end responsibility for project delivery
  • This is a non-routine job; each phase is unique and requires innovative approach from communication and coordination perspective
  • Professionally grow on technology side by learning about the way our customers operate and about software solutions implemented
  • Opportunity to grow with the project by developing excellent relationship with the customer and thus growing upsell opportunities

What you will do:

  • Deliver assigned projects in the right time, quality, range and planned profitability. From long term perspective, project(s) can turn into program(s)
  • Be the key person for communications between SAS (project team), SAS partner and the customer
  • Drive overall communication and expectation management with the customer across all levels on daily basis
  • Participate in project plans, proposal, budget and time plan
  • Identify and handle potential risk
  • Coordinate human resources on projects, manage project team at SAS and interest with the team on customer’s side
  • Actively participate on RFP processes and tenders

What you will need:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Relationship-builder, able to facilitate and deescalate
  • Self-starter, proactive, leads by example
  • Problem-solver, able to take a decision
  • Solid project management experience
  • Able to coordinate complex long-term projects focused on one strategic customer
  • Fluent Czech and English speaker
  • Previous experience with projects in banking sector is a must
  • Hands-on experience from system integration environment is a must
  • Experience with handling projects/programs with diverse content is an advantage


What’s our focus?

Some people see data as facts and figures. But it’s more than that. It’s the lifeblood of business. It contains an organization’s history and it’s trying to tell you something. SAS helps customers around the world make sense of the message. As the leader in business analytics software and services, SAS transforms data into insights that give our clients a fresh perspective on their business. They can identify what’s working. Fix what isn’t. And discover new opportunities.


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