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Programma Manager

Are you an experienced Program manager and looking for a new challenge within the financial sector? Then apply immediately!

Dit ga je doen

  • Responsible for all aspects of program and project management for strategically important initiatives;
  • Manage major program initiatives; assist senior management in defining the strategic plans for programs that align with business goals and objectives;
  • Manages interdependencies and common critical path milestones across the projects, facilitating risk management, issue scope change and implementation planning;
  • Works in collaborative fashion with Business Owner and Technical Owner to identify project approach and ensure successful execution;
  • Manage one or more large and complex projects with responsibility for meeting scope, timeline, budget, quality and benefit commitments;
  • Directs decision making, communications, program governance including Steering Committee identification, problem resolution approach, appropriate escalation and other associated activities during all phases of large and complex projects using a proactive and positive demeanor;
  • Facilitate refinement of business case documentation, including cost benefit analysis and/or return on investment analysis (BO leads, PgM supports):
  • May require further reviews of MB depending on cost or complexity thresholds;
  • Requires support from Finance;
  • Promote formal communication methods and establishes open and consistent communication with all levels within the organization (including project teams, and other Global IT Office functions);
  • Defines and directs formal communication methods and establish open and consistent communication with all levels within the organization;
  • Ensure project stakeholders are appropriately engaged and informed of project status and decisions; stakeholder management for key stakeholders (e.g. PMO and project support, ETC);
  • Work to remove organizational, political and cultural barriers that impede the project;
  • Assist with PMO governance duties, including reporting, facilitating inter-program communication, threshold assessments, assessing and monitoring health of key projects;
  • Coordinate development of post implementation BAU plan with Business Owner, Technical Owner and other relevant support functions (e.g.. Finance, HR, etc.);
  • Identify and enable program and project process improvement activities;
  • Advance One Aegon and Future Fit agenda;
  • Identify and lead program and project process improvement activities;
  • Provide delivery assurance and health checks for strategic and key initiatives by assessing all aspects from project direction and scope through implementation (including business case, requirements, risk, change management and project deliverables);
  • Responsible for consulting, directing, mentoring, and ensuring accuracy of work of other project management professionals as part of the program. Enables activities of multiple project managers responsible for individual projects within a program; holds teams accountable for meeting goals and objectives? Collaborates with Agile lead/coach for team (may not be a local PM);
  • Provide consulting and expert guidance on all phases of program and project delivery, including business case development, financial impact analysis, project scoping, risk assessment, monitoring and delivery.
  • Plaats


  • Vertical

    Banken & Verzekeraars

  • Expertise


  • Aantal uren per week


  • Dienstverband


  • Vacaturenummer


Wat wij vragen

  • Ability to speak multiple languages;
  • PMP, PRINCE2 Practitioner, IPMA-C + and/or MSP certifications;
  • Behavioural and Leadership Competencies;
  • Organization/Planning skills;
  • Conflict Management ability;
  • Time Management ability;
  • Leadership ability;
  • Negotiation skills.

Wat wij bieden

As Program Manager you will be employed by Essentium. At Essentium your career is important to us. You decide when, where and what career challenge you want to face. Essentium facilitates this for you.

We believe in your talent. We strive to provide the tools and support to get the best out of yourself. We operate as a partner in the field of job content as well as personal coaching.

Furthermore you receive a fixed monthly salary and good working conditions.


Wie wij zijn

Essentium is a specialized employment agency. We offer recruitment services, talent development and consulting in the field of project management. We help public and corporate organizations to improve their projects. Our client portfolio consists of more than fifty companies such as NS, ASML and ING.

At Essentium, you will encounter the most driven talents in the world of project management. Talents who distinguish themselves on both a professional and personal level. Our professionals all have one thing in common: they are passionate about project management. They are driven, ambitious and eager to learn. Essentium supports this by offering various possibilities to improve themselves.

The combination of this peculiar view on talent development and knowledge of project management makes our services unique.  

Bij Essentium staan jouw vrijheid, ontwikkeling en succes centraal.


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