IT Program Manager - Permanent - Cork
A leading edge IT company who are focused on AI and Machine learning technology has an opening in their IT team in the Cork office. A company of over 150 people spread across 4 office throughout the globe, they are beating the likes of Amazon with their go to market technology!
What the role is?
They are looking for a person who will oversee all client projects going on globally. This person will not be engrossed in the detail as the project managers will be delivering the projects however, they will know when they need to get involved in a project and guide a project manager. You will also be responsible for any process improvements in terms of project management and governance of projects. You will be the point of contact in Cork HQ that will know what is happening across all projects at any one time and will ensure all projects status reports are updated on a daily basis and anything that needs to be escalated is taken care of. As well as the Project piece there will be a lot of other areas you will be able to get involved in.
What experience or skills should you have?
You should have experience working in project management and project teams. Experience managing multiple projects or oversight of projects with the ability to manage and update Status reports, risks and any issues. You may not currently have the title of a project role but if this is part of your current role then they are happy to have conversations with ambitious people looking for their next step on the ladder. You will work closely on a daily basis with C level executives and will report on projects on a daily and weekly basis. They work with Jira, Confluence and Salesforce so experience with these are a definite advantage.
Above all though, a person with the right energy and a positive can do attitude will secure this position as that is the type of environment you will be working in!
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