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IT Project Manager

Sofia, BG, 6294

 

ContourGlobal develops, acquires, and operates power generation facilities with proven and cutting-edge energy technologies. We are an international high-growth company, founded in 2005, that has grown exponentially to own and operate a fleet of renewable and thermal assets, located in 20 countries across 4 continents. Wherever we operate, we are committed to the highest standards of health and safety, environmental, social responsibility, our people’s well-being. Our longstanding ESG pledge includes becoming net-zero carbon by 2050.

Acquisition of ContourGlobal by the US private-equity fund KKR will enable us greatly to further expand our portfolio, increase investment in the energy transition, and take advantage of new opportunities in our core markets. Our multinational, integrated team of almost 1500 people prides itself on our culture and values, and welcomes entrepreneurial, innovative, ambitious, and collaborative professionals to come join us.

 

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

We are currently seeking IT Project Manager to lead IT projects and work primarily with and report to the IT Regional Manager- Americas but also with others from IT staff as required.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work Independently to lead IT projects using best practices for traditional and agile project management in a multinational environment and within virtual teams.
  • Maintain Global IT Roadmap for the year
  • Manage requirements development, functional design, and end user training and support
  • Monitor each project to ensure that it remains on track, meets all business objectives, stays within budget, and is performing according to plan
  • Maintain project plans, requirements documents, testing plans, release documents, training plans and materials
  • Steering of external dependencies and resources.
  • Stakeholder and vendor - expectations management
  • Project risk and issue management.
  • Provide regular updates of project status - this includes reporting of projects, tracking, and communication relative to status and issues
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement process  - 5WHY Analysis
  • Make recommendations and suggestions to improve IT administration processes by identifying inefficiencies and recommending solutions
  • Propose and develop business cases for New opportunities
  • Maintain record keeping of past projects including the management of the Central Document Management Platform, and general archiving of data to document processes and results

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

  • Global IT Budget - own and actively participate in the Global IT Budgeting Process - CAPEX and OPEX
  • Local IT Budget - coordination with IT managers per location; tracking and reporting - CAPEX and OPEX
  • Close track on Global IT Budget consumption;
  • Work closely with the SAP Team to maintain an up-to-date WBS structure in SAP and Budget reporting in SAC - budget vs actual vs commitment
  • Participate in the IT Procurement process as required - familiarity with RFQ,RFP, PR/PO, Legal approval processes
  • Participate in IT Monthly reporting

 

 

COMMIT TO LEAD WITH OUR VALUES: 

 

  • Commit to CG values as expressed in the Essential Information. Model the values in any interaction internally and externally
  • Put Health and Safety First
  • Embrace Timely Transparency
  • Model the 3Cs – Communication, Collaboration and Coordination
  • Embrace Failure analysis and continuous improvement including Five Whys
  • Seek out ways to incorporate technology and Artificial Intelligence into the company’s legal practice
     

 

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS:

 

  • Minimum of 5 years in Project Management in Information Technology, PMP/PRINCE2 certification
  • Knowledge of the best practices for project management including business systems analysis, solution design and project development
  • Expertise in executing what the project requires and meeting deadlines and business objectives
  • Proficiency in analyzing and solving problems
  • Ability to interact effectively with stakeholders, including senior management, and representatives from other functions of the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal, writing and communication skills, able to tailor communications to diverse audiences
  • General finance knowledge and understanding
  • General SAP knowledge is an advantage
  • Excellent PowerPoint and Presentation skills
  • Power BI knowledge is an advantage
  • Great interest in digital technologies
  • Strong process orientation and expertise in reporting and documenting projects
  • Great organizational skills and keen attention to detail
  • High level of initiative and dynamic multi-tasker able to work independently
  • Team player, motivated to help others and comfortable giving and receiving feedback
  • Flexible, resilient under pressure, and decisive, with a proven track record of delivering results to a high standard within tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project software, in addition to Office suite tools (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Willingness to travel to company facilities as required (20%)

 

This position reports hierarchically to IT Regional Manager- Americas.

ContourGlobal provides equal employment opportunities and maintains a diverse workforce that reflects the rich environment of the society we live in and markets we operate.

ABOUT CONTOURGLOBAL

ContourGlobal is a power generation company committed to new growth in thermal and renewable technologies. Our mission is to develop, acquire and operate electricity generation businesses worldwide, creating economic and social value through better operations, and making the communities where we work better because we are there.

OUR VALUES

- To care about our people’s health, safety, well-being and development.
- To act transparently and with moral integrity.
- To work hard and without boundaries as a multinational, integrated team.
- To expect, embrace and enable excellence and continuous learning through humility, and the knowledge that we will fail but when we do, we will learn.
- To honor the commitments of those who have placed their trust in us.