Project Executive, Project Leadership

Date: 30 Jan 2024

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

Are you looking for value adding and impactful work?  
Do you want to make a difference with your expertise?  

With us, you’ll be able to make it happen.   

 

NCS is the leading technology services firm, operating across Asia Pacific in over 20 countries, providing services and solutions in consulting, digital services, technology, and more.  

We believe in utilizing the power of technology to make extraordinary things happen and to create lasting impact and value for our people, communities, and partners. Our diverse 12,000-strong workforce has delivered a wealth of large-scale, mission-critical, and multi-platform projects for governments and enterprises in Singapore and the APAC region. 


What we do:
We drive our passion for harnessing technology. 
We bring people and technology together. 
We advance communities and transform industries. 

 

We are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Project Executive(Surveillance Systems) 

 

Project & Service Management

Lead, deliver and maintain projects within time, scope and cost

Ensure project delivery quality

Plan & establish project schedules, quality plans, budgets, and communication and risk management plans

Manage issues arising out of scope definition and disputes that impacted scope, schedule and cost

Manage issues arising from integration of various components of the project, e.g. hardware, software installation, testing, business process review, redesign, application development, migration and data conversion etc

Manage project financials, ensuring project cost/ revenue forecast is done accurately

Oversee the implementation of the project with regard to schedules, budget, manpower and quality

Resolve project overrun issues

Track project progress and report to Senior Management and Customer

Manage resources in terms of mobilising resources during different periods of time from team to team to maximise productivity or minimise wastage

Lead the project and service team on smooth project transition to operation in accordance to customer requirement and processes.

Manage project operation and ensure service level is maintained without financial penalty and security incident due to negligent or lack of awareness

 

Customer/Vendor/ Stakeholder Management

Manage contracts and subcontractors

Effectively engaged stakeholders in project decisions and execution

Build long-term customer relationships by anticipating and exceeding customer’s expectation

Negotiate with customers on change control mechanism to meet schedules and prioritize changes based on business needs

Strong customer-service orientation


Team Management

Work cohesively, lead, guide, manage and motivate the projects’ team members in delivering quality project works, eliminating project exceptions and delighting the customers

Plan for optimal use of resources across teams comprising of Project and Technical competencies

Manage performance review of team and maintain open communication with team for feedback on continuous improvement

Ensure high individual and staff billability

 

A little about you

Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

More than 3 years of project management experience

Self-motivated with a positive “can-do” attitude, creative with excellent presentation, communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills including strong persuasive techniques

Able to lead, develop and maintain respectful and trusting relationship

Able to travel as and when required

Proven track record in assuming overall responsibilities and managing large scale projects

Experience in agile implementation as scrum master