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IT Program Manager

  • Practice SAP

  • Technologies SAP Technology Jobs

  • Location stockholm, Sweden

  • Type Contract

Next Ventures are currently executing a search for an IT Program Manager for a client in Stockholm.

Our clients Technology Services EMEA is looking for an IT Program Manager to lead the technical implementation of their Services Transformation Program. Transformation is a Business and Digital Transformation program that aims to implement new ways of working with technology as a key enabler to success. You must enjoy working in a very fast paced intense project and will be responsible E2E for the entire technical implementation. You will lead a technical team that is currently assigned to the program. This will include resources in both Europe & Asia.

This role will report to the VP of Technology Services EMEA

Location: Stockholm (Candidate must be based in Stockholm or nearby) and available for on site working (with some remote working also).

  • Language: Only English is fine.
  • Duration: 12+ months
  • Start date: ASAP – They need someone to start in 2 weeks the latest.


  • Setting IT project goals along with the PI and Sprint Planning
  • Maintaining project timeframes, budgeting estimates and status reports for technical deliveries
  • Working closely with the Business Program Manager as a partner in delivering the transformation to the organization
  • Act as an advisor in the core team on IT execution ability
  • Ensuring solution documentation is delivered in the various functions
  • Coordinating project team members and developing schedules and individual responsibilities
  • Implementing IT strategies that deliver projects on schedule and within budget
  • Using project management tools to track project performance and schedule adherence
  • Conducting risk assessments
  • Organizing meetings to discuss project goals and progress
  • Ensure System Integration Testing, data migration are planned and coordinated effectively
  • E2E ownership of technical delivery including decommissioning of legacy systems


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering or Business Management, or 5+ years’ experience from Project Management, ITIL Programs, or IT Consulting
  • PMP Certification advantageous
  • Experience in Leading a large IT program or Transformation program a must
  • Understanding of technical resource planning according to sprint plans
  • Ability to manage and support multiple scrum teams, and working closely with senior scrum masters
  • Understanding of Software Development processes, lean Agile and Scrum Frameworks
  • Strong Business Acumen and ability to communicate to C-suite
  • Ability to present technical scope to non-technical people, and clearly communicate delays to the program sponsors
  • Ability to perform under a high-pressure environment

For more information pls contact asap with a CV update in word format and i will call you to discuss .


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