Project Manager


Auckland, New Zealand


Banking Technology & Software / Technology

May 26

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We’re passionate about helping banks to perform better, so we solely focus on creating banking software. Temenos offers cloud-native, cloud-agnostic, API-first digital banking, core banking, payments, fund management, and wealth management software products, enabling banks to deliver consistent, frictionless customer journeys and achieve market-leading cost/income performance. Our products combine the richest end-to-end packaged country model bank functionality and the most advanced technology, helping our clients go-live faster, giving them the freedom to innovate and deliver personalized experiences.

We are technology first, with 700+ published APIs, we partner with 100+ Fintechs in our marketplace. We have been recognized year after year by Gartner, IBS, and Forrester for our award-winning solutions.

Temenos is the 4th largest European Software company, with over 3000 clients in 150 countries. We are proud of our 7500+ Temenosians working across the globe to make banking better!

 THE ROLEThe Senior Project Manager is responsible to successfully manage the implementation of TEMENOS products within the Project Plan and in accordance with the TEMENOS Implementation Methodology and client’s business objectives. The Project Manager takes the leadership in project planning, resourcing, progress reporting, project team management, project financials, troubleshooting and the continuing maintenance of good customer relations. 

  •  KEY RESPONSIBILITIESWork proactively with the Sales / Account Management team to grow existing client business.
  • Determine the scope and clear business objectives of the project and the critical success factors of implementation projects (completion of the Project Definition Document).
  • Prepare and communicate Project Plan to client, project team and Client Services Management.
  • Obtain Client sign off on : Project definition and scope, Project deliverables and agreed milestones, all change control items.
  • Plan, manage and maximize utilization of project resources.
  • Implement and manage project Change Control procedures.
  • Manage client expectations and ensure implementation is within the agreed scope and timeframe.
  • Manage and own the resolution of all inter work stream issues.
  • ProduceProjectDashboardsandholdprojectmeetings,onaregularbasis,withtheteam and separately with the client to ensure that project is on track.
  • Inform TEMENOS Management on issues outside own responsibilities that may affect the success of a project or TEMENOS position.
  • MonitorqualityofdeliverablesaccordingtoTEMENOSImplementationMethodologyandstandards and maintain Project File and TMQ documentation.
  • Carry out end-of-project performance appraisals for consultants involved, identify with them and report training and development needs.
  • Ensure the promotion of TEMENOS image by the team at client site.
  • Develop and maintain close relationships with the client and ensure he is fully satisfied.
  • Identify and advice the Account Managers of opportunities to increase revenues.
  • Ensure appropriate submission of project team timesheets, approve timesheets and expense claims and provide Finance with accurate information for invoicing purposes.
  • Provide assistance and advice to the project team members in the execution of their tasks and motivate the team for success.
  • Perform such other duties, functions and services, consistent with status or vocational ability, as may from time to time be required.
  •  SKILLS & EXPERIENCEUniversity degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent working experience.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience managing the delivery of complex multi-discipline projects.
  • Financial services and / or banking experience and Core Banking replacement experience.
  • Strong and proven leadership skills.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • High caliber: Interpersonal / resource management skills ; Customer relationship management skills; Time management skills; Facilitation skills.
  • Advanced project scheduling , coordination and commercial management skills.
  • Proven problem solving skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office.
  • Experience delivering projects using a PMBOK / Prince 2 based project management methodology.
  • Management of remote teams / resources.
  • Vendor / System Integrator experience as a project manager.
  • Online banking portal development and implementation experience.
  • SaaS migration experience.
  • Experience managing teams with resources based in India / Eastern Europe.
  • PMI and / or Prince 2 certification.
  •   WHY TEMENOSYou will work at the cutting edge of technology innovation; we challenge the status quo and are transforming banking every day.
  • You will experience in a fast-paced environment, ambitious team; we look forwards and continuously strive to be the best.
  • You will be part of a team that values integrity; we support each other and keep our promises.
  • You will be able to work freely, flexibly and true to your authentic self; we champion diversity.
  • You will be joining a global and diverse family that works together through the good times and bad; we care deeply about each other and our clients.
  • You will experience what we call – Temenosity!

We value applications from people from all walks of life; if you are excited to be part of our journey and want to make a real impact, we would love to hear from you.

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