Fintech IT Projects Coordinator at Mtn Zambia

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka
  • 00 USD / Year
  • Salary: 00

Mtn Zambia

The key responsibilities for this role include but not limited to the following:

  • Includes liaison with and supervision of vendor’s and partners to support project delivery;
  • Role dependency with the Fintech Architecture, Security and Operations within Fintech IT. Product & Strategy, Channel’s, Risk & Compliance and CVM within the wider business;
  • Thorough understanding of Mobile Money platform, technology solutions and outcomes expected by the project sponsor;
  • Requires ability to interpret project plans, solution designs and functional specifications;
  • Requires ability to drive cross functional teams to complete project miles stones on time, and to the right quality as well as track progress throughout the project lifecycle;
  • Understands the business solutions under delivery in order to support the review of test plans, coordination of integration and user acceptance testing;
  • Plans and coordinates the deployment of the tested solutions by securing the required CAB approvals through the Change Management Process and ensuring successful deployment;
  • Secures the post implementation signoff to enable the handover of the delivered solution to Operations;
  • Identifies and mitigates project risks and issues and ensures timely escalations. Takes full ownership of all open issues and ensures timely resolution;
  • Monitors and provides accurate and timely reports on project status, including key milestones and deliverables to all the necessary stakeholders;
  • Manages project documentation, including meeting minutes, action items, and project artifacts;
  • Conducts post-project reviews to identify lessons learned and opportunities for process improvement;
  • Ability to cover any other tasks as assigned by the Line Manager.

Candidate Requirements

  • Grade 12 certificate with 5 credits or better of which English and Mathematics are a must;
  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field;
  • 1 Year Mobile Money, Fintech or Banking technology experience with emphasis on project support;
  • Formal training agile project delivery methodologies is an advantage;
  • In depth knowledge of IT and the IT technology roadmaps;
  • Knowledge of project management;
  • Awareness of Fintech trends;
  • Understanding of IT and Telecommunications industry and key trends.

Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Hand delivered or posted applications will not be accepted.

Note: that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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