IT/Finance Project Manager

Job Title: IT/Finance Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Job list.duration: 12 Months
REF: 1012524_1535337627
Contact Name: Donal Gray
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

This role is in a global Insurance firm. It is to help with the IFRS 17 project by utilising your knowledge of ledgers, sub-ledgers and finance in I.T..

You will deliver IT projects according and influence stakeholders in major project decisions.


  • Ensure successful project delivery within predefined KPIs by applying established project, resources and governance standards
  • Manage full project lifecycle using Project Management know-hows and appropriate people skills
  • Manage client's expectations and influence key stakeholders and senior management on key project issues and decisions to ensure the final project performance meet or exceed agreed standards
  • Coach and train assistant PM and project team members to improve project knowledge and skills within the IT Department
  • Manage solutions vendor to ensure system deliverables with high quality and within planned schedule and cost
  • Help with the management of the PMO office

Professional experience and qualifications:

  • 7+ years' working experience
  • 5+ years' IT project management experience in Insurance or Financial industry ranging from large scale, full lifecycle deployments to small project initiatives
  • Knowledge of ledgers, sub-ledgers, accounting rules and transactions
  • Understand Software development lifecycle SDLC and respective deliverables
  • Experience managing projects with multiple stakeholders and internal IT Infra / 5+ Application teams
  • Strong leadership, mentoring, organizational and communication skills
  • Proven experience in verbal and written executive level communications
  • Strong technical skills in Microsoft Office Suite including MS Project

Beneficial skills

  • Knowledge of and experience in using PM tool set preferred
  • IT infrastructure setup incl. network, firewalls, load balancers, certificates, domain names is beneficial
  • PMP certified preferred
  • Experience working in Insurance Industry preferred

Please apply with an updated CV. Only relevant applicants will be contacted.