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|IT Project & Operations Support Coordinator,   Centurion,   South Africa|
To provide Operations and Project support within MMI ITS around projects and operational activities.
To assist the Countrywide Operations Manager to improve operational efficiencies by helping set standards and policies where needed and reporting on operational matters, highlight possible impacts and set operational criteria aligned to the company’s strategy.
All candidates must demonstrate living the MMI Values
Desired Skills and Experience
Experience & Qualifications
A degree/diploma (or equivalent) in either business or information technology
Recognized post graduate education in project management
At least 5 years of project administration experience, of which at least 2 has been spent administrating high impact, complex and strategic projects and programs in the Infrastructure arena
PC literate and absolute understanding and application of all project management tools and techniques
General operational business and financial skills and experience
Good command of the English language, both written and spoken
Goal orientated and self directed, proactive, results and deadline driven and motivated
The ability to adapt to new situations quickly and to function professionally under pressure, with the minimum of supervision
Willing and able to make decisions and take the initiative
Good leadership skills as well as a team player
Good interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills at all levels, with the ability to operate in a multi-cultural environment
Presentable and professional personality, mature and assertive, well groomed and behaves in a way that sets an example for the profession of project management and MMI Holdings
Level-headed and calm under pressure
Must be prepared to work abnormal hours if required to do so to meet the project objectives
Must be prepared to travel when needed
A high level understanding of infrastructure and technology is required
Previous merger experience will be an advantage
Able to coordinate
Project Support and Administration on large system implementations
Reporting research results
Reporting and Presentation skills
Trouble shooting skills
Excellent verbal and written communication
About this company
MMI Holdings Limited (MMI) is a South African based financial services group listed on the South African stock exchange, the JSE. The core businesses of MMI are long and short-term insurance, asset management, savings, investment, healthcare administration and employee benefits. These product and service solutions are provided to all market segments through operating brands Metropolitan and Momentum.
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