Country project coordinator

Unlimit Recruitment, s.r.o.

Place of work
Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia
Contract type
full-time, trade licence

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Our client, an international IT solutions provider for a major banking group is looking for an experienced Project manager to help implement key projects of the group in local countries in Europe.
Local countries where Program is implemented are Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Croatia - each country has at least one coordinator assigned.
Country coordinator will be 100% based in the allocated country, ability to communicate in local language is a must.

Country coordinator will be responsible for reviewing and auditing of local country project portfolio and its alignment with Program on group level and local projects related to it.

Key reposnsibilities:

• 100% allocation in respective country for a total duration of 2 years
• Provide projects results and leadership by complying with standard departmental policies, processes and documentation guidelines for project delivery
• Design and initiate standard operating procedures and quality assurance plans for projects
• Develop project plans, detailing work breakdown structures and critical path
• Perform risk management planning, risk identification and mitigation planning related to IT project
• Perform regular review of local in-scope projects and reporting
• Involvement in steering of local in-scope projects
• Perform regular review of newly initiated projects for classification and dependencies
• Perform expectations maintenance in line with defined methodology (fulfilled, not-fulfilled + explanation)
• Inform about changes in expectations through defined reporting channel
• Execute communication toward countries in line with defined plan
• Align with Program communication and inform countries about any updates on ad-hoc basis

Employee perks, benefits

• Coaching, training on-the-job, as well as professional training opportunities
• Flexible working time
• Active involvement in current challenges of the banking industry
• A market competitive salary with employee benefits

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Banking, finance

Our client is the IT solutions provider of major banking group and is responsible for the development, implementation and servicing of banking software and its operations. Approximately 4,000 people work with us in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia. Company acts as the governance unit and is responsible for financial control for all IT entities in banking group.
Company and subsidiaries provide group-wide and shared solutions as well as data centre operations.
As part of the banking group they are a strategic partner of our customers, who receive the best service for the best price. They ensure group-wide alignment of applications and standards while maintaining a high-quality service at local level through our subsidiaries. At group level, they support strategic business initiatives through common application development.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Finance, IT, Management

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) or Hungarian - Upper intermediate (B2) or Serbian - Upper intermediate (B2) or Croatian - Upper intermediate (B2) or
Romanian - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Minimum 5 years project management experience
• Fluent in language of local country (Hungarian OR Croatian OR Serbian OR Romanian)
• Experience with project management quality assurance is welcomed
• Fluent English language is a MUST
• Ability to establish trust and build relationships
• Experience in conflict management and negotiation skills required
• Good organizational and analytical skills, including the ability to assess and decompose business and IT processes utilizing a risk and control focus


Brief description of the company

Recruitment company with focus on IT jobs.

Number of employees

5-9 employees

Company address

Unlimit Recruitment, s.r.o.
Cintorínska 9
811 08 Bratislava


Contact person: Katarína Birčáková
Tel.: +421 915 826 360
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ID: 2655165   Dátum zverejnenia: 19.9.2016