Oracle Senior Project Manager APAC in Singapore, Singapore
Senior Project Manager APAC
Senior Project Manager APAC PMO
12611.Consulting Project Technical Manager
Location : APAC region
Oracle APAC Consulting is responsible for selling and delivering services through the deployment of solutions to meet customers’ business demands. Consultants within the EMEA and APAC Consulting Project Management Office are highly skilled Project/Programme Managers with a proven track record in delivering innovative cloud solutions to enable full business benefit realization, for major accounts. We are having a requirement for additional Project/Programme Managers who have excellent senior customer facing skills, coupled with delivery experience utilizing Cloud products in a multinational context.
Oracle Consulting is the place for someone looking for a career, working with complex and rapidly evolving business solutions and delivery programmes, where they will be constantly challenged. You will have the opportunity to work at the front end of some of the world's leading organisations that use Oracle solutions and be part of an organisation of smart, customer focused minded people.
Lead full programme delivery for large client initiatives.
Primary interfaces with senior client stakeholders, frequently to the main programme or customer boards, regarding programme status, budget, scope and issues.
Working with the account teams to scope required effort and define appropriate timelines.
Ensuring client satisfaction through successful realisation of business benefits and address business drivers.
Providing effective communication of programme status, plans, issues, timelines, and budgets, at all levels internally and externally.
Accountable for the programme’s financial performance.
Exercise scope management/control respecting the client, team, and partners. Whilst developing appropriate risk and contingency plans.
Assure process compliance with all regulatory and procedural requirements.
Provide leadership to manage activities for cross functional teams and coordinate implementation plans with internal and external resources (domestic/international teams)
Programme success based on internal key process indicators
Contribute to ensuring APAC consulting targets are achieved
Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills a must, whilst operating at senior levels internally and externally.
Ability to work as part of a team, yet provide leadership in complex problems.
Logical approach to problem solving and excellent eye for detail.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and create organisational harmony whilst ensuring programme deliverables are met.
Proven track record of meeting programme timeliness/deliverables and attention to detail, process, deadlines and quality results.
Proven track record of working with virtual teams of different cultures establishing distributed delivery
Demonstrated success with customers during initiative assessment, programme planning, development, training, implementation and realisation.
With at least five years experience, as a Programme Manager/Director in the delivery of international programmes (e.g. more than 5 countries)
Required education and experience:
Degree or equivalent experience.
Project Management Qualifications, e.g. PRINCE2, PMI, etc.
Extensive experience in a customer-facing role, preferably with a software professional services organization or consulting background
Exposure to international project and/or programme delivery.
Experience in managing large consulting or services engagements.
Understanding of the cloud paradigm and cloud delivery.
Ability to thrive in dynamic environment with both internal and external factors.
Team player with excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills – comfortable presenting as developing complex technical solutions.
Willingness for extensive travel as this is a key requirement of the role.
As an acknowledged authority within Oracle, this senior-level project management position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership with industry-wide impact. Responsible for guiding the successful implementation of an integrated business solution ensuring high quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction.
Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle’s methodologies and policies while adhering to contractual obligations, minimizing Oracle’s risk and exposure. As a position of professional influence, this individual frequently operates at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies enhancements to Oracle products to meet very complex customer needs. Exercises creativity and independent judgment in identifying and resolving major issues and risks impacting project success. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams. As a thought leader and trusted advisor, effectively influences decisions at the leadership level of customer organizations. Ensures customer deliverables are acceptable, and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Enables business development efforts by providing subject matter expertise. Manages the scope of medium to large-scale projects, and accounts with varying levels of complexity.
10 years of experience relevant to this position including 5 years Programme Manager/Director in the delivery of international programmes. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles and successfully manage projects of increasing complexity.
Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong influencing and negotiation skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Commercial and Selling skills preferred. Project Management Qualifications (e.g. PMI certification) preferred. Ability to travel as needed.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
As a recognized authority and leading contributor, this project management professional, provides consistent innovative and high quality solution leadership. Responsible for guiding the successful implementation of non-routine and complex business solutions ensuring high quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction.
Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle’s methodologies and policies while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle’s risk and exposure. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques for effective project delivery on small to medium engagements. Provides direction and mentoring to project team. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Manages the scope of medium sized projects including the recovery of remedial projects.
8-10 years of experience relevant to this position. Prior project team leadership or management experience. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles. Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong communication skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Selling skills preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience. Ability to travel as needed.
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire