Manager Projects

Abu Dhabi
not specified
15 Apr 2012
29 Apr 2012
Contract Type
Full Time
To deliver selected complex IT projects to time, budget, and specification and to Champion corporate governance requirements in relation to Project management. Responsibilities
  • Deliver IT projects to time, cost and functionality objectives.
  • Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities.
  • Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project within a defined scope
  • Proactively manages risks and mitigation avoiding project delays.
  • Effectively applies EY methodology and enforces project standards.
  • Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures.
  • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
  • Communicate with senior Etihad internal stakeholders through working groups and steering committees. Influences decision-making with these multi-business unit stakeholders to the benefit of the project and business benefits.
  • Manage and negotiate with multi vendor consortiums in complex projects. Use strong communication skills, relationships and contractual management techniques to manage suppliers effectively.
  • Able to capture and manage conflicting requirements from senior business stakeholders.

Qualification & Education:

  • University degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Optionally recognised professional Airline Management or Computer Science qualification.


  • Successful track record in implementing large scale IT technical projects.
  • 7-10 years work experience in IT, at least 5 of which in Project Delivery roles .

Training & Knowledge:

  • Prince 2 Practitioner