Project Manager (French and English)
Location: Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Manager/Supervisor

 

Candidate Profile

The Project Manager takes ownership of the projects, coordinates the activities and the assigned resources (Internal, Software factory, Talent in house, externalized service and other providers) to provide the agreed deliverables with the expected quality and in a timely manner.

The Project Manager is autonomous, problem solver and has excellent leadership skills to create a positive/constructive attitude within the team.

To successfully perform this task, the candidate must have previous proven experience (minimum 5 years) managing complex projects and negotiating both scope and deadlines with clients, (preferably in public as well as private organizations) as well as reporting in to General Management or C level. Having delivered project in challenging project will be a decision factor for the candidate selection.

We are looking for someone with strong projects experience (preferably those that include a blend of customized software developments, logistic, or infrastructure), who possesses a solid technical background and a great deal of experience in Project Management methodologies.

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of project planning and delivery in terms of finance, risk, human resources, communications, procurements.
  • Liaise and negotiates with internal departments, providers and external clients to ensure adequate development and delivery.
  • Coordinate the activities of partners and providers where necessary.
  • Manage project changes and new requests, and incorporate them into the plan.
  • Report both horizontally and vertically in a timely basis.
  • Anticipate issues and sort them out.

Requirements

  • Advanced French and English level.
  • Spanish is nice to have.
  • Project Manager with 5 or more years of experience, having delivered mission critical projects, in the public sector in challenging countries.
  • University degree in Science, engineering or equivalent.
  • Project Management certification (PMP) or a Master’s Degree in Project Management.
  • Advanced level of English and Spanish will be a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills, good team worker with leadership skill who empowers the team.
  • Problem solver, autonomous with a constructive attitude.
  • Availability to travel worldwide potentially on a short notice.
  • Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies will be a plus.

Benefits & Perks

  • International working environment;
  • Creative and results focused team;
  • Great office in Barcelona center.
  • Free fruit and coffee at the office.
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Gym Membership (DIR & G4L)
  • Free language classes
  • Flexible compensation plan
  • Flexible working hours (depending on project).