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Head of Projects (PMO Head) - THB 400K, Banking Firm

  • Location: Thailand
  • Salary: Negotiable per month
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Technology & Transformation
  • Contact: Rapipong Sharmakon
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 November 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -032022-468953

About Our Client

Argyll Scott Thailand, a UK based specialized recruitment firm, is now working with a renowned banking and financial services company in Bangkok to search for a new Head of Projects. You will be supervising a team of 5+ Project Managers and working closely with internal clients from across the region.

Job Summary

We are looking for a skilled Head of Projects (PMO Head) to successfully execute several projects and initiatives for our organization with focus on IT/software related projects. In this role, you will be responsible for managing project P/L & budgets, supervising team members, preparing progress reports, and ensuring the smooth functioning of operations under your oversight. This role reports directly in to the CTO and CEO.

To ensure success as a Head of Projects (PMO Head), you should be able to multitask, deal with stakeholders, plan effectively, and consistently achieve operational goals. A top-notch program director has excellent project management, business acumen, and strategic planning skills along with a significant history of successful directorships to their name.

Job Description

  • Identifying key objectives, tasks, and projects.
  • Manage project portfolio and delegate tasks to squads/units
  • Planning, scheduling, and strategizing about program goals.
  • Creating budgets, guidelines, and other business-related documents for the program.
  • Selecting and assigning team members to projects.
  • Supervising project managers through reports and meetings.
  • Updating board of management on project progress.
  • Drafting reports on operations and plans for stakeholders.
  • Acting as a liaison and spokesperson for the program.
  • Ensuring the smooth running of operations under your control.
  • Determining new projects, programs, and initiatives for the organization.

Requirements

  • A least a Bachelor's Degree in any field, an MBA is a plus
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience as a Head of Projects/ PMO Head from IT Oursourcing/Banking or Financial Services companies, and previous direct experience in project management in the past
  • Ability to manage project portfolio, work delegation, people management
  • Skilled at creating, analyzing, and managing budgets.
  • Proficient at using technology in project management processes.
  • A firm understanding of SDLC and technology domains
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Forward-thinking mindset, strategic experience, and planning skills.
  • Leadership potential and excellent relationship-building abilities.
  • Strong presentation and public speaking skills.
  • Goal-driven, organized, and efficient in their work.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.