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IT Project Management Office Head

To lead a IT project team and provide a IT project management and IT parts of projects of other departments in accordance with the standing procedures .

Job Description:

Position title : IT Project Management Office Head

Position status : Local

Position reports to : IT Manager

Department : IM/IT

Rotation pattern : 28/28

Duties and responsibilities ::

* Apply standard project management and IT control/assurance methodologies, standards and processes (such as PMI agile) including architecture, information risk management, and transition to support 

* Have a solid infrastructure knowledge of telecom and network in the oil field. 

* Have a clear picture of products of major vendors in the industry. 

* Lead the team to maintain the existing system with the assurance team. 

* Give the guideline or suggestion for the design of the new system. 

* Monitor system resource utilization, trending, and capacity planning 

* Liaise with vendors and other IT section for problem resolution 

* Comprehensive knowledge of relevant development life-cycles, and the operating environments. in-depth knowledge of risk management. Understands the interdependencies of business processes and information systems. 

* Understands and applies the theory and practice of change management. Knows and uses various change methodologies appropriately at the individual, team and organizational level. 

* Understanding of the costs of IT (project and lifecycle) and the ability to identify cost levers which the project steering committee can pull to drive down the operations costs.


Qualification & Training requirements ::
•BSc. Degree in Engineering, computer, communication, electrical

•PMI certification 

•Knowledge in agile methodologies 

•Relationship Management: oDrives a One Team mindset; 

Experience ::

•5 to 8 years of relevant job experience within the oil & gas industry.

•Good  understanding  of  and  demonstrable  hands-on  experience  in  all  functional  aspects ofIT-Telecom includingnetworking, security, and maintenance SLA managementetc.

Language proficiency, computer and software skills ::
•MS Office :
-Excel –advanced

-Word –Intermediate

-Power Point -Intermediate

•English –upper intermediate (verbal & written)

Skills ::
•Proven supervisory skills

•Communication skills

•Presentation skills 

•Focus on continuous self-learning and improvement

•Ability  to  work  cohesively  and  communicate  successfully  in  multi-cultural  teams  whilst being aware of and sensitive to cultural differences

•Ability  to  communicate,  co-ordinate,  and  manage  cost  data  flow  interfaces  with  each function.