Project Manager at Plampay – Ikeja, GRA., Lagos, Nigeria

June 25, 2024

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with management and stakeholders to define project goals, scope, and deliverables.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans outlining tasks, timelines, resources, and budget allocation.
  • Lead and manage project teams, delegating tasks and ensuring efficient project execution.
  • ¬†Monitor project progress, identify and mitigate risks, and implement corrective actions when necessary.
  • Track project budget and resource allocation, making adjustments as needed.
  • Facilitate communication between team members, stakeholders, and upper management.
  • Prepare and deliver regular progress reports, highlighting achievements, roadblocks, and solutions.
  • Develop and maintain performance dashboards and reports to track key product metrics and KPIs.
  • Transition service including transition planning and support, release/deployment management, service validation and testing, change management, service asset and configuration management, and knowledge management.
  • Operate service including event management, incident management, request fulfillment, and access Ability to work in a team environment involving matrix organizations.
  • Resolve conflicting high-priority requirements.
  • Communicate the needs of others effectively.
  • Gather and analyze facts, draw conclusions, define problems, and suggest solutions.
  • Ability to conduct training and informational sessions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, build consensus, facilitate working sessions, and negotiate solutions and alternatives.
  • Ability to maintain favourable public relations and perform problem/issue resolution
  • Manage project changes by updating plans, communicating impacts, and ensuring stakeholder alignment.
  • ¬†Evaluate project outcomes and identify areas for improvement in future endeavours.

Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or a related field.
  • 5 years of experience as a Project Manager, Business Analyst, or similar role in the fintech industry.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data and generate actionable insights.
  • Familiarity with fintech products, trends, and regulatory landscape in Nigeria.
  • Proficiency in data analysis tools (e.g., Excel, SQL, Postman, APIs) and product management platforms.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for effective cross-functional collaboration.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a passion for driving user-centred product enhancements.
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment.