Project Support Consultant

Project Manager

  • AvailabilityPermanent
  • Experience5+ Years
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Project Support Consultant

Project ManagerGauteng

A leader in the Insurance space, based in Johannesburg, is seeking a Project Support Consultant to synthesise information to support decision making and communication within the Special Projects: Innovation and Strategy team. Assist with tracking and driving strategic projects.

Responsibilities: 

  • Information gathering (Independently acquires high-quality data relevant to key issues)
  • Information synthesis (consolidates and makes sense of information from many sources )
  • Qualitative and quantitative data analysis to support decision makers (Able to complete quantitative and qualitative analyses with guidance from a manager; skilled in use of Excel and manipulation of data)Leading presentation design, building and communication 
  • Reporting (Structures and writes sections of documents - in presentation or report format - with manager guidance)Project management (risk management; effective upward and downward management)
  • Presentation design, building and communication
  • Innovation (identifies new innovations and/or business process improvements)
  • Project management (Manages own timelines for distinct modules of the project with guidance from manager; meets deadlines)
  • Define, manage and track strategic projects and pilots with key focus on data supported decision making

Skills & Competencies

  • Creative and innovative
  • Problem solving and analysis 
  • Presenting and effective communication
  • Adapting and responding to change
  • Relating and networking
  • Results orientated
  • A core understanding of project management principles
  • Project management and a proven track record of executing strategies to solve business challenges.
  • An understanding of Agile and Scrum is advantageous

Education  

  • Grade 12 with Maths
  • A degree at honours level or equivalent

Experience

  • 1-2 years of management consulting experience is advantageous

 

Skills
  • Project Support Consultant
  • Insurance
  • Quantitative
  • Qualitative
Requirements
  • Education Tertiary Degree
  • Experience 5+ Years

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