IT Project Manager - Banking

Location Bangkok
Job Type Full time
Salary 100,000

​Standing amongst the top financial institutions in Thailand, our client provides a full range of investment banking products and services, ranging from equity fundraising, retail and commercial lending and insurance products. Established in Thailand over 100 years ago, continues to be at the forefront of Thailand’s financial services company. Due to a recent expansion of their technology group, our client has an opening for an experienced IT manager to take upon the following role


IT manager will have to report to the IT Strategy and Planning (SVP) while monitor the assigned project and plan with collaboration from the team. This will involve the following key responsibilities:

  • Oversee project quality assurance and corporate standards for project management

  • Establish and implement project management processes and methodologies

  • Ensure project, program and portfolio governance policies, procedures and standards are being monitored, followed and documented as required

  • Follows policies and procedures; completes tasks correctly and on time; supports the bank’s goals and values

  • Collaborate with the management team to develop and implement plans for operational infrastructure of systems, processes, and personnel designed to accommodate the growth objectives of the bank

  • Providing counsel and consulting to senior management and related team

  • Lead the IT teams to ensure the effective functioning of each area

  • Provide day-to-day leadership and management to the organization

  • Plan project timelines for the teams to remain on task and time

  • Manage a team of 10-20 PMs to run strategic projects. Provide guidance and advise to the PM cohort to help them deliver their projects

  • Improve overall project management capability in the organization by providing project leadership, training and up skilling of project management

  • Manage and control cost and budgeting of the entire portfolio of projects

  • Develop department annual budgets and administer funds according to budget approval

  • Act as a representative of the bank

  • Performs other duties and projects as assigned


  • At least 5 years of experience in IT Project Management in the following;

    • At least 3 completed projects costing approximately 100M THB

    • Lead at least 50 sub coordinates

    • At least 1 project that consisted of IT development with system installation on computer and communications network tools

    • At least 1 project that are approved in Security test such as VA Scan / Source Code Scan or Penetration Test

  • Own either PMP Certificate or PRINCE2Practitioners Certificate

  • Strong experience with Microsoft Project

  • Ability to define standard, process, tools and related documents

  • Expertise in the project management within the PMO

  • Interpersonal, Communication & Presentation skills

  • Analytical skills

  • Background in banking / financial services and IT services business is an advantage

  • Good command of English