Programme Manager

Work type:
Johanneburg, South Africa
Closing date:


About Bravura

At Bravura Solutions we are disrupting the global financial services and wealth management industry with our market-leading software solutions. Our functionally rich technology enables modernisation, consolidation and simplification. We work with some of the world’s leading financial institutions and are continuing to grow at an exponential rate across multiple locations. As such, we are looking for great people to be part of this exciting journey and help us continue to deliver our industry leading products to our clients.


About the role

Our consulting team based in Johannesburg are looking to hire a Programme Manager to specialise in project implementations of our leading wealth management platform, Sonata. In this role you will be maintaining plans and tracking deliverables of large projects  and taking responsibility  confirming project activities are on schedule, maintaining the budget, managing issues and risks.You will be controlling the definition of project requirements for high level solutions and managing the issues, risks, dependencies and changes in scope.

Main activities

  • Establishing and managing effective project operations to deliver quality outcomes. These will be multi work stream projects likely to involve development, data migration, infrastructure and implementation as examples
  • Timely progress reporting (verbal and written) to both clients and internal management.
  • Defining, sourcing and managing necessary project resources. Controlling project schedules to ensure that necessary modules and programs are completed according to the project plan
  • Developing and managing vendor contracts/agreements associated with projects under management

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • A strong understanding and application of project management competencies including scope, time, costs, quality, communications, risk and integration/implementation.
  • Proven experience of successful delivery across mid-large scale projects
  • Commercial & financial awareness to forecast & manage project budgets.
  • Ability to apply analytical skill and conceptual thinking to operations and system planning across a range of technologies.
  • Strong understanding and application of change management competencies.
  • Experience or knowledge of Sonata, the wealth management platform (Desirable)
  • Experience working in the professional services or financial services industry, particular wealth management (Desirable)


Apply now

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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