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VAC4336 - Project Implementation Manager (UK)

Division Information Technology
Location London, U.K.
Department DPW FZE DUBAI PORT INTL
Closing Date 15-Aug-2019
About the Business

DP World is a leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain. We operate multiple yet related businesses – from marine and inland terminals, maritime services, logistics and ancillary services to technology-driven trade solutions.

We have a portfolio of 77 operating marine and inland terminals supported by over 50 related businesses in 40 countries across six continents with a significant presence in both high-growth and mature markets. We aim to be essential to the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything we do has long-lasting impact on economies and society and creates a better future for everyone.

Our dedicated team of over 37,000 employees from 110 countries cultivate long-standing relationships with governments, shipping lines importers and exporters, communities, and many other important constituents of the global supply chain, to add value and provide quality services today and tomorrow.

We make sure cargo keeps moving so people have the things they need, when they need them, helping economies grow and nations prosper. It’s an important job, and one that requires smart, proud, passionate people working all across the world – people who are not afraid to innovate and find new ways of driving our business forward. We foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and respect. Our global workforce is made up of 45,000 people with over 110 different nationalities who bring their experience and expertise together, allowing us to be a global leader.

By thinking ahead, foreseeing change and innovation we aim to create the most productive, efficient and safe trade solutions globally.

 

About the Role

Manage Zodiac TOS implementation in the regional level and lead regional professional team to delivery Zodiac TOS as per terminal BU requirements within schedule and budget allocated.

 

Key Accountabilities
  • Manage regional professional Services team of Zodiac in delivering Zodiac solution in the region on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Work closely with regional head of operation and IT to iron issues raised during the implementation and communicate project status with senior manager at head office.
  • Conduct gap analysis with understanding of Zodiac product features and current process of the terminal with the help of business analyst. Suggest future process flow with customization scope suggested on the Zodiac product. All those details will be written in the O&A reports for management approval.
  • Execute project implementation activities such as Infrastructure setup with local I.T. UAT, key user training, conference room pilot, parallel run, go-live and post go-live support.
  • Manage regional account as regional representative of Zodiac for all Zodiac related issues in the support and system enhancement and upgrade of the system with the help of Zodiac team.

 

Qualifications and Experience
  • 10+ years of experience working in the container terminal business domain as TOS implementation team lead or project manager.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple and concurrent projects/customers.
  • Experience managing TOS implementation projects consisting of 3 or more people.
  • Experience working with distributed delivery teams, consisting of on and off-shore resources.
  • Ability to travel to customer locations as needed.
  • Fluency in English and Spanish a must and Portuguese is preferred. (Spanish is required for AMR region).

 

Other Information

The employment benefits package is reflective of the location for this position.

 

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