Associate Project Manager

MBC Group

UAE

Posted
Ref: LP104-121

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Objective:

- Plan and execute change management project at Enterprise Level
- Manage day-to-day operational aspects of projects and scope
- Assemble project team, identify needed resources, assign responsibilities and develop timeframes to facilitate successful completion of project activities and deliverables
- Identify stakeholders and ensure they are provided the right level of information at the right time
- Follow Project charter, including business case, objective, scope, budget, deliverables, and schedule.
- Identify opportunities for improvement outcome during projects, address potential risks at early stages and manage escalation path
- Effectively enforce project standards, plan for project management processes improvement across the group
- Provide business and analytical support to project teams and corporate planning (Budgets / Cash-Flows / OpEx and CapEx requirements)
- Support project feasibility assessment and decision making

Requirements

Requirements:

- Bachelor’s degree minimum required
- PMP qualified or project qualifications a plus
- Great command of PowerPoint, Excel and MS Project
- Management Consulting experience, especially with PMO work a plus
- Excellent communication and writing skills
- Experience facilitating large meetings (Agenda, Minutes of Meeting)
- Experience working on complex, sensitive projects with multiple functions involved (Operations / Procurement / Legal / Government Entities / Suppliers / Other external partners)
- Experience assessing and analyzing projects for investment / feasibility

About the Company

MBC Group is the largest satellite TV and radio network in the Middle East based in Dubai Media City. It broadcasts a portfolio of Arabic and Western entertainment channels; as well as managing the Al Arabiya news channel and New Media platforms. The group has expanded significantly in the last several years moving from one TV and radio channel to ten TV, four radio channels and a range of broadcast and news service companies. Additionally the Group operates a number of successful websites and is aggressively expanding its internet and multiplatform operations.

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