About the Role
The IT Project Manager position is part of the Technology Strategic Projects team and will support the team’s mandate of consolidating core business areas and support developing areas with technology solutions.
As an IT Project Manager, you will be involved in a broad range of technology and process improvement projects, maintaining a close collaboration with ICT, Research, Sales and other departments.
Collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders, department leads, developers, business analysts, business area representatives and cross-functional team members to run and successfully complete operational projects
Develop cross-organizational business relationships and integrate project activities across teams
Determine and define project scope and objectives
Set achievable and measurable project goals projects and assess resources needed for each project phase in collaboration with stakeholders
Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan, setting priorities, developing a work schedule, monitoring progress towards goals, and tracking details, data, information, activities and risks and mitigating them in a proactive manner
Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders / audiences about strategy, adjustments, and progress;
Escalate project issues including timing, budget, resources, etc., to management team.
Mentor other project participants in the benefits and the execution of the project
Plan and manage software releases
Assemble and coordinate project team members, assigning individual responsibilities
3-5 years of experience in managing small to large technology projects, with emphasis on working with complex interdependent processes and departments
Proficiency in Project planning and monitoring of project progress
Strong understanding of software development life cycles
Solid system integration knowledge in a complex business environment
Proven ability to appreciate and understand technical environments
Experience as a business analyst, product owner, project manager, development lead or scrum master is a plus.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work towards strict deadlines and high-quality standards.
Flexible mindset, adaptable to a constantly shifting work environment.
Prince / PMI / SCRUM training or certification is a plus.
Sustainalytics is a Morningstar company dedicated to responsible investment with over 25 years' experience in ESG research and ratings.
With an extensive client base across asset managers, asset owners and investment banks, our mission is to provide the insights required for investors and companies to make more informed decisions that lead to a more just and sustainable global economy.
As Morningstar’s ESG center of excellence we are responsible for driving both the commercial success and innovation of its ESG products as well as its overall ESG strategy.
In these times, we rely on virtual team meetings and management practices, as well as a remote buddy program, to support a smooth integration in our virtual offices.
New team members are onboarded and start their first day with the company from the safety of their homes.
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