IT Project Manager

Shanghai Nongchang, Jiangsu, China DHL Supply Chain req71801 27/12/2018

Job Description:


  • Support the deployment of IT Project Deliverytools, methodologies and standards.

Business Partner

  • Build strong working relationships with the Country Business Unit and IT teams;Support the IT Program Leads in leading the project management processes for potential new business;
  • Contribution to improving the country business unit P&L through effective usage of IT services and solutions;

Project Delivery

  • Responsible for managing large IT projects from definition phases through to successful delivery.  Average project size (<€1m);
  • IT budget management – control project costs deliver within budget;
  • Prepare and maintain the project plan and time scales – control project time-scales, deliver on time;
  • Preparation of timely and accurate PMO reports;
  • Resource management and development – direction, motivation, training and decision support to project staff;
  • Recognize and manage differing skill sets, performance and conflicts;

Business Development

  • Support project management activity for new business initiatives.

Customer / Supplier Management

  • Establish productive business relationships with all customers and suppliers as appropriate;
  • Implementation of Project Delivery standards in line with global policy;
  • Risk Management;
  • Change Management;
  • Project Planning;
  • Project Budgeting;
  • Test & Training Management;
  • Implementation Management;
  • Resource Management.

People Management

  • Management and development of project resources – ensuring the skills requirements of the project are met and understood;
  • Communication – contribute to the effective communication structure in place i.e. weekly / monthly team meetings.

Job Requirement:

  • Bachelor degree in a business discipline or relevant education and work experience preferably in Forwarding /Logistic sector;
  • More than 5 years’ working experience in IT project management;
  • PMP/PGMP Qualification;
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written);
  • Good Project Management Skills;
  • Strong Analytical skills;
  • Commercial Awareness;
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills understanding;
  • Ability to influence and negotiate;
  • Customer orientated;
  • Achievement drive and initiative;
  • Strong business and commercial acumen;
  • Business and market know-how;
  • Product and process know-how;
  • Budgeting and cost controlling skills.

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Supply Chain China

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required