IT Program Manager | Bank l 12 months contract

Location Singapore
Discipline Information & Communications Technology
Job Reference BBBH121736_1678675310
Salary S$10000 - S$12000 per month
Consultant Name Hibah Bakhtavar
Consultant Email
Consultant Contact No.
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R21103109


  • Manage the relationship with the business units with respect to their new requirements (projects, system enhancement request, availability and disaster recovery requirements, capacity requirements, etc.)
  • Develop, define, and implement the overall IT demand management structure & processes in agreement with the CIO and COO.
  • Develop a communication and governance structure in line with capital expenditure committee processes which takes care of the business units needs and aligns demand with existing capacity.
  • To initiate, participate and contribute (at a high level) to any ongoing business activity which will create substantial IT demand.
  • Initiate and execute intra-departmental communication and improvement activities to ensure maximum alignment of the IT with business priorities and facilitate demand capturing.
  • Attend all relevant business and decision-making forums which deal with future IT demand and new requirements.
  • Build an overall demand pipeline on an annual basis as well as in an ongoing basis (mapped against annual plan).
  • Develop and maintain a project and enhancement roadmap aligned with business priority, IT capacity, technical dependencies, and ongoing project portfolio.
  • Capture new demand and ensure structured and high quality of demand's scope and specification to have a consistent basis for estimation and scheduling of the implementation.
  • Liaise with the business units to shape and implement the demand management processes as well as the regular liaison / relationship management interactions.
  • Prepare and maintain a project portfolio view for upcoming projects with IT expenditure to facilitate a capital expenditure committee decision basis.
  • Prepare and maintain a system enhancement request portfolio view and facilitate prioritization and scheduling decisions for system enhancement requests to ensure optimal usage of the IT capacity.
  • Ensures timely and accurate reporting of all IT demand related issues to senior management and key stakeholders.
  • Develop KPIs for demand management as well as dashboards and regular reports to create transparency and tracking of change requests and projects.
  • Creates information packs for senior management and other business units to create transparency over the demand pipeline, the status of current in-flight projects as well as day-to-day operations performance metrics of IT.
  • Create transparency about upcoming business initiatives, the current demand pipeline, the current IT change execution performance, capacity situation.
  • Create transparency on the current IT operations status via operational KPIs, monthly reviews and other metrics.

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or in related majors
  • 7-10 years working experience in managing project implementations for software, hardware, and infrastructure
  • Good to have relevant program/project experience in a banking environment
  • Excellent regulatory, compliance and control knowledge
  • Must have knowledge of project financials and accounting
  • Team player with ability to work with individuals from diverse domains
  • Open, flexible mindset and highly adaptable
  • Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Good to have certification in PGMP, PMP, CSM, CSPO, PMI-ACP etc

Interested Candidates may send their resume and cover letter directly to ,stating the position as the subject title in the email.
Hibah Bakhtavar | EA License No. 02C3423 | Personnel Registration No. R21103109

Hibah Bakhtavar EA License No.: 02C3423 Personnel Registration No.: R21103109

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