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Project Manager: Digital Channels

Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA

Company: Telebest

Category: Management Occupations

Published on 2022-05-23 14:44


  • Minimum of 3-year degree/diploma in relevant discipline
  • Certification in:
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) or PRINCE2 Practitioner
    • Agile certification is essential require a relevant and recognized certification in SAFE methodology
    • Scrum Master qualification in Scrum or Kanban an advantage
  • Fluent in English
  • Minimum of 6 years experience:
    • Minimum 6 years managing projects, epics and features through the end to end lifecycle using PMBOK/PRINCE2/ AGILE methodologies in Telco Digital with reference to specific Digital Channel intiatives implemented on digital platforms as well as other traditional channels
    • Specific experience of 3 years delivering Agile projects/features
    • Supervising project teams
    • Working in a medium to large organization
    • Sound financial acumen
    • Product and market development experience and knowledge
    • Coordination of internal resources and third parties/vendors on multiple projects, epics and features
    • Previous experience and a in solid understanding of the Digital self service and sales channels will be an advantage
  • Experience is playing the Scrum Master role for at least two years with a software development team that was diligently applying SAFE principles, practices, and theory.
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches
  • Awareness and experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing
  • Experience in a telecommunications environment is advantageous but not essential


  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders of projects, epics and features
  • Manage complex/cross-functional projects, epics and features in Agile
  • Guide the team and organisation on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers
  • Assessing the Scrum Maturity of the team in the Business unit and coaching the team to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team
  • Escalate delivery issues and risks as they arise
  • Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible and leading by example
  • Ensure relevant project/feature governance is identified and communicated on the project/features
  • Reporting
  • Give input into use of project/feature management methodology at communities of practice

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