Senior Project Manager

Employment Type:Contract
Job Location:Prague Czech Republic
Job Function:

Project manager of server migration project - experience with migration projects is a must. German language is a must.

Manages a large and/or complex project with high visibility (multi area or product) at all stages (initiation, execution, closure) and in all PM areas (time, cost, scope, quality, communications, risk, human resources, procurement). Ensures that project goals and objectives are met within agreed upon time, scope, budget, quality and resource requirements using excellent communication skills.

Manages the overall planning, control, status reporting, stability and delivery of regional large/complex projects (multi area or product) to ensure that project goals and objectives are met within agreed upon time, scope, budget and resource requirements.

Project Mgmt Overall:
Takes full responsibility for the definition, documentation and successful completion of complex projects, ensuring that realistic project, quality, change control and risk management processes are maintained.

Leads larger project teams and project-managers of sub-projects

Business Operation

Monitors and controls resources, revenue and capital costs against the project budget and manages expectations of all project stakeholders.

Travel: Up to 50%.

Job Requirement:


  • Proficient project management experience
  • Proven ability to lead and manage a specialist-based, high-performing and multicultural team
  • Proficient customer relationship and negotiation skills, in order to define project scope, time and quality requirements Strongly demonstrated leadership in project process and planning activities;strategic approach
  • Proficient experience in preparation of project plans with appropriate budget and resource requirements
  • Results-oriented and driven by goal achievement with a strong focus on excellence and high quality project delivery
  • Proficient experience in stakeholder and communication management
    Master Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or equivalent experience
  • Proficient in MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, MS Visio. MS Access and MS SQL a plus, but not required.
  • Prior knowledge of DHL GSN, including Change Management RFC process a plus, but not necessary.
  • Prior experience in Infrastructure Projects, especially server migrations, desired.
  • Process Improvement (Lean, Six-Sigma) Experience a plus.
    PM Certification (Prince 2, PMP) a plus.
  • ITIL Foundation/ Certification knowledge a plus.
  • German language a must.