Nedbank Delivery Lead Jobs in South Africa

Nedbank Delivery Lead Jobs in South Africa

Job Purpose

  • To manage (end to end) the strategy; planning; organising; negotiating; staffing directing and controlling of all aspects of projects or programmes for a portfolio in ensuring the successful implementation of IT Projects and to realise the business cluster strategy.

  • Provides expert advice and counsel to functional/ and non functional user personnel and project teams on the most complex aspects of integration of logical groupings of technologies.To facilitate agreed solution and ensure the solution meets business requirements with minimal impact to the stability of the IT environment.

    Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in defining the operational business requirements of the business (KPI'S, SLA's processes and procedures and reporting ) through translating organisational strategy into functional strategy and assigning accountability to relevant stakeholders

  • Effectively manage the delivery of services to the stakeholders by establishing governance forums and by understanding, assessing and managing escalated risks associated with programmes and projects

  • Optimise the effectiveness of resources through modelling capacity requirements across full portfolio and by understanding and communicating impact of capacity requirements

  • Ensure optimal organising of environment by specifying the nature of capacity requirements in alignment with strategic priority and by actively managing the capacity of the project managers in the team and negotiate where capacity constraints occur

  • Ensure effective optimisation of systems, processes and technology by doing route cause analysis and taking corrective measurement and ensuring standards defined per technology with regard to integrations are adhered to

  • Take responsibility for implementation of programme and project governance that aligns to project methodologies, processes and project disciplines

  • Define and agree service level of operational and call centre support - including support and maintenance, application health and stability

  • Ensure optimal team delivery by considering and making amendments to processes, structures, operating models and business plans

  • Ensure transformational target are met through consideration of targets during the staff recruitment, retention and training process and utilising suppliers listed on the preferred supplier list for department

  • Contribute to a culture conducive to the achievement of transformation goals and support business strategies that improve the corporate image by ensuring self, managers and team participation in Nedbank culture building initiatives

  • Deliver a world class service through others by ensuring a client centric culture through required interventions.Identify areas of resource inefficiencies and promote optimisation through promoting multi-skilling and addressing capacity gaps by reviewing and improving work processes

  • Manage branch budget (recoveries of staff incl) through responsible budget planning and management and by driving efficiencies

  • Ensure project
    execution of the end to end life cycle of all portfolio programmes and projects relating to the implementation of IT projects according to the project methodology and strategy.Ensure successful project delivery by dealing with escalated project issues, non delivery conflicts and integration

  • Enhance the credibility of the function by reviewing project metrics and by meeting with the project managers to give direction to project execution

  • Successful execution of Innovation and Technical projects through the Project Management Office

  • Coordinate with project managers and project leads to define scope, resource requirements, budgets and timelines

  • Delegate tasks to project managers and teams. Manage priorities against available capacity

  • Oversee the design, testing, and deployment processes

  • Intervene when development is behind schedule

  • Run Lean / Agile processes and ceremonies


  • Essential Qualifications - NQF Level.

  • Matric / Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate.

    Preferred Qualification

  • Matric and relevant tertiary qualification.

  • MMP or equivalent.

    Essential Certifications

  • Formal accreditation in professional field where applicable

    Type of Exposure

  • Provided Administrative Support

  • Achieved Client and Relationship Results

  • Achieved transformation and innovation results

  • Built and maintained stakeholder relationships

  • Designed Workforce Planning Solutions

  • Developed and Implemented Communications Strategy

    Minimum Experience Level

  • 10 - 15 years experience in an IT environment (across IT disciplines) of which at least 2 years in a feeder area to this role

    Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Budgeting

  • Business administration and management

  • Business principles.

  • Business terms and definitions.

  • Capacity planning.

  • Change management.

  • Client service management.

  • Communication Strategies.

  • Diversity management.

  • Employee training/development.

  • Financial Accounting Principles.

  • Governance, Risk and Controls.

  • Organisational behaviour theory.

  • Principles of project management.

  • Relevant regulatory knowledge.

  • Stakeholder management.

  • Strategic planning.

  • Talent management.

  • Business writing skills.

  • Management information and reporting principles, tools and mechanisms.

  • System Development Life cycle(SDLC).

  • Role relevant related technologies.

  • ITIL

  • IT Concepts.

  • Business Process.

  • Products and Services.

    Behavioural Competencies

  • Building Partnerships.

  • Facilitating Change.

  • Inspiring others.

  • Business Acumen.

  • Driving for Results.

  • Selecting Talent.

  • Delegation and Empowerment.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Nedbank Delivery Lead Jobs in South Africa

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