NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading software- and services-led enterprise provider in the financial, retail and hospitality industries. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with 36,000 employees globally. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.
Location: Cairo, Egypt
Position Summary & Key Areas of Responsibility
Provide overall program management consulting and direction for all major complex programs to IT and Business Executives who are responsible for managing and delivering IT related services to end user community or external customers
Key Areas of Responsibility
Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities.
Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a program and scope.
Reviews deliverables prepared by team before passing to client.
Effectively applies methodology and enforces project standards.
Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures.
Minimizes exposure and risk on project.
Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
Tracks and reports team hours and expenses on a weekly basis.
Manages project budget.
Determines appropriate revenue recognition, ensures timely and accurate invoicing, and monitors receivables for project.
Follows up with clients, when necessary, regarding unpaid invoices.
Analyzes project profitability, revenue, margins, bill rates and utilization.
Understands basic revenue models, P/L, and cost-to-completion projections and makes decisions accordingly.
Understands pricing model and billing procedures.
Accurately forecasts revenue, profitability, margins, bill rates and utilization.
Assures project legal documents are completed and signed.
Identifies business development and "add-on" sales opportunities as they relate to a specific project.
Facilitates team and client meetings effectively.
Holds regular status meetings with project team.
Keeps project team well informed of changes within the organization and general corporate news.
Effectively communicates relevant project information to superiors.
Delivers engaging, informative, well-organized presentations.
Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion.
Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
Possesses general understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design.
Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on client engagement
Bachelor s Degree in a technical discipline or equivalent work experience.
6-8 years experience in complicated programs and project management
Strong focus on program governance
Experience in the Financial Services Industry/Banking check processing, outsourcing, managed services, application development
Strong technical acumen with experience in Hardware, Software, Services, Professional Services offerings in the IT industry
History of successful team management and leadership. Helps virtual team members prioritize workload, manage and respond to deadlines.
Aggressive self-starter, able to rally team support for process and accountability in a rapidly changing environment.
Experience working in a matrix organization across functional teams and geographies. Able to accomplish objectives through influence, vs. reporting structure.
Demonstrates the ability to think strategically, yet able to problem-solve and drive tactical execution.
Strong communications and presentation skills to be able to interact with senior level executives across the company and customers and prospects.
Proficient computer skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) required. Preferred Qualifications
Account Management & P&L Management
Organizational Change Management
Project Management Certification
Offers of employment are conditional upon passage of screening criteria applicable to the job.
Integrated into our shared values is NCR's commitment to diversity and equal employment opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic or conduct protected by law. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment.
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