Demonstrable skills and experience in both Enterprise and SME (MSP Clients) Project and Programme Management, based on the principles and methodologies of industry standards such as PRINCE 2 and PMP. With further demonstrable experience of managing teams in excess of 30 members including local hire and remote resources, together with all aspects of annual performance appraisals, and contractor negotiation, with an excellent understanding of the latest ITIL methodologies for ITSM. This specific experience has been gained from over 10 years of managing distributed teams and environments across multiple time zones and cultural forums, through Application and Infrastructure Support and Project and Change Management to have a complete understanding of the both SDLC and ITSM and how to make them successfully coexist. I have developed and managed enterprise grad SLA’s, OLA’s, UC’s and KPI’s framework, for both internal IT staff and external supplier resources to meet with industry and global regulatory requirements. Responsible for ALL Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) reporting and owner of ALL SOX controls for UK. I have a professional, adaptable, and competent approach to both Resource and Stakeholder management. I am more than comfortable with working in an integrated IT environment or as a consultant. I have a strong mix of corporate enterprise, SME and entrepreneurial experience, and to expand on that, my experience has afforded me the ability to learn the complex matrix management structures and business models which predominantly gained within Global Financial Services Industries (Investment Banking and Global, Corporate and Specialty Insurance). Where conversely some of my most recent and earlier career experience was based in one of the most competitive customer service industries, and to achieve success in this, I had to be flexible to market conditions, so that I could maintain strategic focus so as to continually meet my financial targets. The combination of my career experience has provided me with the opportunities of working in USA, Belgium, France, Spain, Gibraltar, Abu Dhabi and secondments to Brazil, Mexico and APAC, for projects that I was either managing or transferring to local piers and latterly I had responsibilities for USA, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark. I am confident that I have a strong comprehension of global business environments and managing diverse IT Departments across a multicultural platform. I feel that I am confident and excellent communicator and am completely at ease with interacting and influencing piers, partners, subordinates and executive management, both internally and externally to my working environment. Throughout my career, I have remained technically competent, complemented by my training and experience with Prince 2 and ITIL methodologies. I am a strong communicator, who is confident and experienced in influencing business and IT stakeholders-up to and including-CIO/Managing Director Level.
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I am a British Prince 2 qualified project manager now specialising in providing Agile web and app product development, project management and consultancy to start-ups and entrepreneurs. I have over 12 years’ experience of both in-office and virtual team project and people management as well as a broad range of skills that I bring to every project, including experience in: ● Start-up & small business operations. ● Web design & development. ● Recruitment & performance management of remote contractors / technical teams. ● Evaluating and implementing strategic SAAS cloud systems. ● eCommerce, sourcing, production, fulfillment, shipping & returns management. ● After sales, customer service and product, quality control and process improvements. I look forward to helping your business!
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I am an IT professional working in the government, looking to broaden my experience and fill in some spare time. I am very good with Excel, providing technical support, and writing scripts to automate tasks performed in the Microsoft Windows environment.
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I am very proud of and have either worked for or delivered for various large corporations and giants in the industry, or their clients. I work/delivered for one of the largest: • Leading advisory service organizations (South Africa, US, and Australia)(2 of the Big 5) (Deloitte & PwC); • Social media company in the World (US) (Twitter); • IT Networking companies in the World (US) (Cisco Systems & Alcatel-Lucent); • Health care providers in the US and Australia (WellPoint & DoH); • Nuclear Energy provider in the US (Exelon); • Financial institution in South Africa (Old Mutual Group); • Criminal investigation unit in South Africa and Australia (SIU); • Gold and Platinum mining company in South Africa with global operations including US, Asia and Australia (GoldFields); • Municipality Government in South Africa (City of Johannesburg); • Largest carrier and internet service provider in Australia (AAPT & Telecom NZ Group); • Largest carrier and internet service provider in New Zealand (Telecom New Zealand ); and • Sole provider of NEC/Nitsuko PBX equipment in South Africa (Logitel Telecom). I have significant experience in the Telecommunications, Networking and Computing environments spanning the Telecommunications, Financial Services, Public Sector and Business Consulting service industries. As part of several of the projects I worked on, over the last 13 years, I gained Management, Team Leading, Project Management, technical design, implementation, operational, hardware and application specific skills. In most of my delivery efforts I almost always had to deal with vendors (software or hardware), integrators and internal departments, most of the time being absolutely crucial to delivering a successful projects. In my profession I am almost always advising, managing projects and/or staff, procuring, or recommending applications, tools or services. I support my clients in their many endeavors and delivery activities that enhance their operations or organization. I have a solid technical background established from years of experience in the technology industry which started in the Telecoms industry. I have also managed and operated various IT operations/departments both private and public sectors. I have the skills and capabilities to manage IT, consulting-based or systems related projects.. Let me help you with your project, hire me today!