Halian are hiring for an experienced ARABIC SPEAKING Project Manager to join a large digital transformation consultancy in Saudi Arabia, to lead transformative projects that redefine digital strategies. You will play a crucial role in orchestrating and delivering complex digital transformation projects. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, clients, and stakeholders to ensure projects are executed successfully, on time, and within budget. The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker with a strong background in IT project management, a proven track record of leading projects from inception to completion, and a passion for driving innovation.
- Lead end-to-end project management of digital transformation initiatives, ensuring the delivery of high-quality solutions that align with client objectives.
- Collaborate with clients to understand their business goals, challenges, and technological requirements, translating them into comprehensive project plans.
- Define project scope, goals, deliverables, and resource requirements in collaboration with cross-functional teams.
- Develop and manage detailed project schedules, milestones, and budgets, tracking progress and taking proactive measures to mitigate risks.
- Allocate resources efficiently and effectively, ensuring the right expertise is available at each project phase.
- Coordinate and communicate project status updates, issues, and risks to stakeholders, providing clear insights into project health and progress.
- Foster strong relationships with clients, serving as the main point of contact and maintaining open lines of communication.
- Manage change requests and scope changes, evaluating their impact on project timelines, budgets, and resources.
- Employ project management best practices and methodologies to drive continuous improvement and operational excellence.
- Identify and implement process improvements to streamline project delivery and enhance client satisfaction.
- Mentor and guide junior team members, fostering their growth and development within the organization.
- Stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in digital transformation and project management.
- Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Business Management, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
- Proven experience (7+ years) in IT project management, preferably within a digital transformation or technology consultancy environment.
- Strong familiarity with project management methodologies such as Agile, Scrum, and Waterfall.
- PMP, PRINCE2, or similar project management certification is a plus.
- Excellent organizational and leadership skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities, including the capacity to interact effectively with clients and stakeholders at all levels.
- Demonstrated success in driving projects to successful completion within scope, time, and budget constraints.
- Analytical mindset with problem-solving skills and the ability to make data-driven decisions.
- Proficiency in project management tools and software for planning, tracking, and reporting.
- Adaptability to fast-paced and dynamic environments, with a passion for staying ahead of industry trends.
- Experience in managing teams and mentoring junior staff members.
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