Project Manager - Cyber Security

  • Job Reference: CR/020575
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2020
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Belgium
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Project Manager - Cyber Security

Our Brussels based telecom client has launched several projects related to Cybersecurity (Vendor Access, API, PKI).
In order to lead them successfully, they seek a hands-on project manager with a relevant technical background in cyber security.
We look for the person who is able to challenge and talk with technical and non-technical people, and who will get the things done.

Role description
- Responsible to manage large and complex projects, to steer the virtual teams throughout different departments
- Responsible to ensure that the business or technical projects are delivered on -time, on-scope and on-budget through the use of the client's methodology while ensuring continuous alignment between the various stakeholders (within impacted teams) with many stakeholders in different business units

Responsibilities:
- Scope management:
- To ensure that the needs of the internal clients are taken into account and that the business/technical solutions are delivered in line with the agreed requirements. To challenge requested scope changes and this during the duration of the project.
- Cost management:
- To define together with all involved parties the needed project budget.
- To ensure you get this budget approved by all necessary "governance bodies";
- To identify timely budget variances and to challenge them avoiding your projects exceeds their budget
- Time Management
- To define in cooperation with your project team a clear and realistic project plan that meets project objectives and clearly identifies the expected results and the associated resources
- To get commitment from the different departments on the expected results
- To challenge the various parties involved ensuring delivery within agreed timeframe
- Risk Management:
- To avoid problems by identifying pro-active risks/issues and initiating timely the appropriate actions
- To escalate timely project problems to line management and /or project stakeholders ensuring they can still take appropriate action within their organisation
- Reporting and Communication:
- To liaise on a continuous basis with management from the impacted departments avoiding surprises by ensuring they are "at any time" fully aware of the project status.
- People Management:
- To provide day-to-day management and coaching of one or more virtual teams

Degree & Experience
- Minimum 15 years proven experience as dedicated Project Manager in complex environments
- Senior PM skills, able to provide reporting executive level style and at the same time be hands-on with technical staff.
- Proven successful management for multiple End-To-End major business/technical projects involving IT development

Technical skills
- Experience with cyber security projects/deployments; have the cyber security mindset (risk reduction/mitigation)
- Experience with infrastructure architecture setup
- Experience with remote access setup
- Familiar with Project Management methodologies PMI, Prince 2, Agile
- Familiar with Office Tools : Word, Excel, MS-Access, MS Project and Powerpoint
- Specific affinity with content in specific areas
- Experience with frequent interactions with top management

Languages
- English + French or Dutch