Project Manager

Your main responsibilities will be

As a Project Manager within Sofico you will be part of a dynamic team which has end to end responsibility to achieve its goals servicing our customers. You will manage extensive software implementation projects with a duration of 1-2 years, a budget of USD 2M – 5M and a project team of 5-15 team members.

Your interests and skills

  • Have a university degree (or equivalent), preferable in economics.
  • Minimum 5 years Project Management experience.
  • Previous experience managing a team size of 5-15 people for a period longer than 12 months.
  • You have extensive experience with ERP implementation projects and you have an excellent insight in (financial) business processes.
  • Experience with multiple work streams, some of which are co-owned by the end customer.
  • You have a thorough knowledge and experience with the different phases of a software implementation project: from pre-sales phase till go-live; including: requirement analysis, configuration, development, migration, testing etc…. You are able to maintain an overview of the different phases and manage the implementation of different modules simultaneously.
  • You have thorough experience with project management and project management methodologies (PM Bok, Agile, PMP, Scrum Certified).
  • You have excellent organization skills, an analytical mind, a strong commercial awareness and you are diplomatic.
  • You have a helico view as well as pragmatic approach.
  • Although not essential, experience and/or knowledge in data migration; Distributed development; JIRA, Confluence and MSP software exposure
  • You are passionate about innovative software solutions for businesses and consumers;
  • Care about the quality of your work.
  • Be a motivated team player, who is willing to take initiative.
  • Speak Business level Japanese fluently. Basic level of understanding in English is also essential. Knowledge of other languages is a plus.
  • Be willing to travel within Japan as well as internationally (up to 50%).

 

We offer

  • The opportunity to work in a growing, international, high-tech company.
  • An exciting career with excellent growth opportunities and the possibility to develop your full potential, by providing training and coaching.
  • An attractive salary package in line with your knowledge and experience, including commuting allowance.
  • 20 days paid Leave (pro–rata for your first year)
  • Social insurance.

Continuous product innovation helps you to stay competitive in an evolving market.

Local offices and local partnerships to serve our customers in over 20 countries.

30 years of Sofico expertise: both broad and deep understanding of business and technical topics.

50+ succesful implementations through an optimised project approach.

Contact

Technologiepark 84
B-9052 Zwijnaarde
Belgium
+32 9 210 80 40
contact@sofico.global