Our client: A well-established FMCG company is looking to hire a dynamic Project Management Officer. This role is pivotal in overseeing and optimizing project management processes while actively contributing to the development and execution of the company’s strategic initiatives. The successful candidate will play a key role in liaising with executives, the CEO, and external consultants to ensure seamless project execution and successful strategy implementation.
The role: Implement and maintain a robust project management system to track all projects across the holding. Regularly monitor project progress, identifying potential risks and implementing mitigation strategies. Serve as the focal point for project-related communication with executives and the CEO. Collaborate with department heads to integrate project management best practices into their functions. Drive continuous improvement initiatives within the PMO, identifying opportunities to enhance project management processes. Develop and implement standard operating procedures to ensure consistency in project execution. Provide high-level support in the execution of initiatives that require cross-functional collaboration and strategic insight. Ensure timely and successful completion of projects assigned by the CEO. Play a key role in the development and execution of the company’s strategic initiatives. Work closely with leadership teams to align project activities with overall business strategy. Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of implemented strategies, making adjustments as needed.
Must-Haves: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Project Management, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred. Arabic speaker preferred. Proven experience in project management, with a focus on leading PMOs. Strong strategic thinking and analytical skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
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