Project Manager
Location: Barcelona, Spain Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Senior Manager/Supervisor

 

We are looking for a french native speaker Project Manager to take ownership of the projects, coordinate the activities and the assigned resources (Internal, Software factory, Talent in house, externalized service and other providers) to provide the agreed deliverables with the expected quality and in a timely manner.

The Project Manager is autonomous, problem solver and has excellent leadership skills to create a positive/constructive attitude within the team.

To successfully perform this task, the candidate must have previous proven experience (minimum 6 years) managing complex projects and negotiating both scope and deadlines with clients, (preferably in public as well as private organizations) as well as reporting in to General Management or C level. Having delivered project in challenging project will be a decision factor for the candidate selection.

We are looking for someone with strong projects experience (preferably those that include a blend of customized software developments, logistic, or infrastructure), who possesses a solid technical background and a great deal of experience in Project Management methodologies.

The senior PM must have native French language skills. English and Spanish language skills are also necessary 

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage the project assigned, monitor progress, have the accountability for the project results 
  • Take ownership of project planning and delivery in terms of finance, risk, human resources, communications, procurements.
  • Liaise and negotiates with internal departments, providers and external clients to ensure adequate development and delivery.
  • Coordinate the activities of partners and providers where necessary.
  • Manage project changes and new requests, and incorporate them into the plan.
  • Report both horizontally and vertically in a timely basis.
  • Anticipate issues and sort them out.

Requirements

  • University degree in Science, Engineering, IT or equivalent.
  • Native French speaker
  • Excellent knowledge of English and Spanish level. 
  • More than six (6) years of experience as PM, having delivered mission critical projects worldwide
  • Project Management certification (PMP) or equivalent knowledge is an advantage.
  • Availability to travel worldwide at least 30% of the time.
  • Experience in projects using Agile software development methodologies will be a plus.

Skills

  • Excellent presentation & communication abilities.
  • Good team worker with leadership skill who empowers the team.
  • Problem solver, autonomous with a constructive attitude.
     

Company introduction

Scytl is the global leader in secure election management and Internet voting solutions. Specializing in election modernization technologies, Scytl offers the first end-to-end election management and voting platform, providing the highest security and transparency standards currently available.

Scytl has capitalized on its more than 18 years of research to develop election-specific cryptographic security technology protected by more than 40 international patents and patent applications, positioning Scytl as the company with the largest patent portfolio of the industry.

 

Job Advantages

  • International working environment.
  • Creative and results focused team.
  • Opportunity to be part of the worldwide leader in its market.
  • Being part of a full-fledged Project Management Office.
  • Great office in Barcelona center.