IT Project Manager

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Bratislava I, Bratislava-Old Town
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 900 EUR/month
Field of work
IT Services

The way we are

We want to tell you one thing: We care for our employees.
As a part of our team - you become the essence of our business, because you add value to everything that we do.

Caring for well-being

Unique career

Caring for communities

Caring for development

Cooperating and sharing

Why you will like us

  • we have that kind of environment that welcomes any ideas that are pushing the envelope
  • we work hard, but we value your work-life balance
  • we make the difference – the unique bottom-to-top program that motivates employees to make Zurich Insurance a better place to work
  • our Development weeks will help you improve your skills

Interested already?

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a positive, open-minded and assertive person with strong communication skills, who will be working intensively with our stakeholders, suppliers and teams within the IT Service Operations organisation. You will take on the operational management of smaller and medium distinct local projects, sub-projects or work streams of a larger international projects. You will also ensure that the overall project objectives are clearly defined, tracked and met.

What would you do:

  • Successful implementation of small, or low/medium complexity projects, sub-projects or phases of a larger project
  • Complying with requirements to meet stakeholder needs and expectations
  • Balancing the competing constraints of scope, schedule, budget, quality, resources, and risk to produce the specified results
  • Ensuring change readiness of receiving organization
  • Supports the sponsor in the setup of the project to ensure that the business case is clearly defined (including estimates of required resources and funds)
  • Engages relevant stakeholders as part of evaluating the preferred product solution
  • Identifies, defines, combines, unifies, and coordinates the various project management processes and activities within the Zurich Project Management Framework (ZPMF)
  • Develops a detailed project plan at task level based on the agreed business case
  • Manages and controls project delivery in accordance with base lined parameters and standards (time, cost, quality)
  • Conducts risk management & control, planning, identification, analysis, response planning
  • Addresses issues as they occur, manages conflicting interests and develops appropriate management strategies for effectively engaging stakeholders in project decisions and executive

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher
  • 2 or more years are required in the field of IT Project Management ideally in a multi-supplier environment
  • Proven effective stakeholder management
  • Experience based on best practice frameworks such as ITIL or COBIT and SCRUM or PMBOK
  • ITIL Foundation/Intermediate certification or equivalent is a plus
  • Certified in Project Management (CAPM, PMP, Prince2) or equivalent
  • Reporting experience with Power BI or other reporting tools – for projects or operational topics
  • Above average skills of Microsoft Office 365 suite
  • Strong ability to adhere to tight timelines and to manage limited resources effectively for success
  • English: Fluent

Minimal salary offered for the position is 2900EUR plus other pay elements based on your experience.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka
Mýtna 48
811 07 Bratislava


Contact person: Ing. Zuzana Pachingerova
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3925698  Dátum zverejnenia: 18.6.2020  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 900 EUR/month