About Us :
OPAP is the top gaming company in Greece and among the most recognized ones in its sector worldwide. For our 2020 Vision, we aim at establishing OPAP as a world-class entertainment and gaming company, having long-term strategic priorities focus on the customers, on the people, on the network, on the products and on the digital-technological capabilities.
We are currently a highly esteemed employer, offering career opportunities and a unique work experience to exceptional professionals and talented young people, through our dynamic Selection & Recruitment Program as well as our Internship / Graduate Programs.
Our main objective is to develop a high-performing Team by attracting new talents, as well as developing and creating stronger bonds between our people.
IT Project Manager
So what’s the challenge :
The mission of IT Project Manager is to manage and support the management of Technology-intensive projects, ensuring the realization of value for the business.
The management of such Projects is not necessarily limited to their Technology component, but may extend to the overall technology and non-technology project scope.
Your day to day will include :
Managing selected Technology-intensive Projects, characterised by complexity, involvement of many Technology divisions and increased requirements for coordination of activities with other OPAP Teams
Supporting the implementation, using and continuous improvement of processes and tools for Projects’ management; collaborating with other Project Managers and supporting in relevant PM activities
Supporting the management of OPAP Projects portfolio. Collecting and analysing progress / status information, performance metrics, resources allocation, in order to plan and improve implementation performance
Acting, when required, as a Technology-to-Business Liaison, by supporting the management of the overall relationship of the Technology Team to other Business Teams to ensure the provision of excellent services from Technology Team to business
Supporting the management of project requests from business towards Technology, including request analysis, evaluation, prioritization, implementation planning and monitoring
What you need to succeed :
BSc in Computer Science or Information Systems Management. MSc will be preferred
5+ years’ of professional experience in a similar position, managing / coordinating teams of 5+ people
Experience in enterprise environments and in the implementation of large scale IT projects
IT or Business consulting experience working with clients in private sector is desirable
Experience in a similar position in Banking, FinTech, Gaming, Retail or Telecom industries is desirable
Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet strict deadlines, with minimum supervision
Excellent interpersonal skills; building, maintaining and developing relationships of trust with colleagues and clients
Strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple projects in parallel
A genuine team player, with results-oriented spirit
Proficient in MS Office tools and MS Project
Excellent communication and presentation skills, oral and written, in Greek and English, both in technical and non-technical language
Knowledge / experience in betting / gaming industry is desirable
PMP or Prince II certification is a plus
Experience in configuration of MS Project Server and Jira is desirable
What we offer to our candidates :
Opportunity to work with #dynamic people full of #passion #integrity & #fun
Modern & award winning workplace environment
Competitive compensation package
Competencies’ & Career Development opportunities
Private health coverage
OPAP Group is an equal opportunity employer
Does this sound like you? If yes, we would love to meet you!