Senior IT Project Manager

Sanlam Life Insurance
6 days ago
Investments, Financial Services
Product Development & Transformation
Required skills
Project ManagementTransformationData MigrationData Integration
Senior (11-15 years) | Expert (15+ years)
Cape Town, South Africa
Est. Start
Apr 10, 2023
12 Month(s)
Project Overview

Our client, Sanlam, has embarked on the implementation of a new Investment Administration Platform, SS&C. To supplement the team they require the service of an experience Project Manager.

This is a 12 month contract with a requirement for a Cape-based contractor prepared to work on a hybrid basis.

The ideal candidate will be able to start very soon, but not later than May 2023.

In this role you will take the lead on 2 workstreams, namely tech and data, and will coordinate delivery together with the delivery leads and business workstream leads. You will be considered part of the project leadership team.


  • A seasoned Project Management professional with suitable qualifications
  • Proven track record of working on large-scale integrations, data migrations, and large and complex transformation projects
  • Financial services experience; ideally with investment product experience
  • Familiarity with Agile & Waterfall

Being a large, complex project there will be many deliverables, but a team involved in meeting them. In this role you will take responsibility for the coordination and ultimately for the success of the outcome of the tech and data workstreams from a project management perspective.

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