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Program Manager - TELCO

2021.04.14. | Budapest | Project Management

Our client in the Telco sector looking for a Program and Portfolio Manager to manage a cross-functional business-critical program (a group of related projects and related works that not belongs to any project).


  • Manage key company programs
  • Successfully design the program structure from company vision and strategy
  • Ensure proper program sourcing including human resources, budget, and assets required for successful program delivery.
  • Successfully manage all projects and streams under the program umbrella
  • Responsible for timely and quality implementation of key company programs
  • Ensure proper program setup, carefully involve necessary business units and functions
  • Ensure that standard project management tools are used in each project running under the managed program, like project charter, meeting minutes, risk management tool, project timing, workshops, etc.
  • Drive and challenge project teams on their assumptions of how the program will be successfully executed
  • “3 why” deep understanding of business need, business case (both benefits, expenses, investments) operational requirements and technical solutions
  • Act as liaison among the business units, technology teams, and support teams.
  • Ensure visible leadership of key programs and align goals and scope if necessary.
  • Ensure program, transparency via visible leadership and proactive communication
  • MAKE DECISION regarding issue categorization and necessary escalation
  • Provide e2e program reporting
  • Responsible for program, documentation according to internal rules
  • Responsible for detailed progress reports and status updates
  • Report program status to the senior management team.
  • Present program status / update to GMT
  • Support Governance
  • MAKE DECISION to ensure full program and project compliance with Governance processes
  • Support other functions in program and project management
  • Coach project managers with tools, knowledge to manage their projects on their own
  • Provide program and project management knowledge transfer by conducting Program and Project Management training

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to professionally interact with a diverse project team, managers, and executives
  • Capable of resolving conflicts, good influencing skills
  • Effectively manage changes (environment and project)
  • Good analytical and strategic skills and focus
  • Strategic outlook, attention to detail
  • Excellent presentation, written and verbal communications skills
  • Proactive, can work individually but a very good team player
  • Able to synthesize complicated concepts and to simplify the complex issues
  • Fluent English
  • Relevant Degree
Employer's offer
  • Good atmosphere
  • Cohesive team
  • Opportunity for constant professional development
  • Home Office
  • International working environment