Find a job

Project Manager - 1500

Loading...
 

Project Manager

  • Primary Location:
    Clonskeagh Office, Cluj - Napoca, Hammersmith Office, Leeds, Porto
  • Contract Type:
    Permanent
  • Employment Basis:
    Full-Time
Loading...

Flexible Working

(when applicable)

Shares Plan

Careers Progression

Global Mobility

Ongoing Learning

Pension Scheme

Health Insurance

Pizza and Drinks Fridays

Share this page
Share with linkedin
Share with facebook
Share with twitter
Share with email

The role...

As part of the group Global Betting Platform (GBP) function, the Project Manager will integrate the team accountable for the GBP platform adoption process. Reporting to the Implementation Manager, the Implementation team will supply the required level of oversight, support and guidance providing the vision and direction for effective platform adoption, consulting Group Divisions on:

  • adoption best practices, standards, tooling and automation

  • structured adoption planning

  • structured resource planning 

  • integration process of the GBP capabilities

 

As a Project Manager you will guide and coordinate the end to end effort for on-boarding of the Global Betting Platform product by multiple Flutter Group divisions;

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Project Manager with a track record of delivering complex technological integration projects that imply material organisational change.

 

What You'll be Doing...

  • Have a clear understanding of the Shared Codebase model for GBP in order to provide expert advisory for the divisions integrating this platform into their scope of business;

  • Contribute towards the creation and maintenance of a divisional GBP adoption blueprint;

  • Be able to articulate the GBP shared codebase strategy into actionable delivery plans;

  • Define the goals to be attainable and the variables that will be measured to determine the GBP adoption success.

  • Support the process of identifying, raising and tracking requirements to have an independent hosting platform where GBP can be operated;

  • Provide recommendations and guidance on resource hiring and upskilling plans for a division to be ready to adopt the multiple shared codebase roles;

  • Work with teams across locations and functions to convey tangible, impactful change across the Group;

  • Deliver clear, consistent and insightful reporting on projects progress, risks and issues;

  • Design and execute best in class communication strategies for a global audience;

 

What We're Looking For..

  • Effective Communicator: is effective in all types of communication, maintaining a logical, structured, clear, credible and mature style; adjusts communication style to fit the audience; ensures others understand how their efforts positively impact the bigger picture;

  • Adaptable: Successfully adapts to new challenges and circumstances; thrives on variety and is marked by an ability to think quickly; able to juggle multiple demands;

  • Collaborative: Works cooperatively and partners with other across various divisions to get work done; uses knowledge of group strategic drivers to guide actions; gains trust and support of others; seeks out opportunities to break down barriers and collaborate across organizational boundaries;

  • Resilient: Continues to perform effectively when faced with time pressures, adversity, disappointment, or opposition; remains focused, composed, and optimistic in difficult situations and bounces back from failures or disappointments;

  • Strategic: Constantly explores and analyses future scenarios and possibilities to help the Group respond to change and shape the future; drives self and others to pursue opportunities that will create sustainable value the Group; understands different perspectives on complex issues and contributes to the development of a strategy;

 

We'd love to see:

  • Proven experience on organisational adoption processes of complex software systems based on service-oriented architectures from Operational, Functional and Architectural perspectives;

  • Proven project management experience preferably in large scale, global change projects;

  • Having an understanding of the gambling sector would be an advantage;

  • Exposure to inner source practices, processes and culture would be a an advantage;

  • Proven experience working in a culturally diverse environment;


 
Loading...
Close map
Location
Avenida de Camilo 96, Porto, Portugal, 4300-492
Loading...

This is who we are

Paddy Power Betfair is an international sports betting and gaming operator, with a market-leading presence in the UK and Ireland, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal and Malta.

We are online-led, mobile-led and sports-led: and our proprietary technology, unique products and innovative marketing all combine to offer a superb experience to our five million customers worldwide.

Our spirit, talent and ambition has taken us into the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange and we now employ over 7,000 people in sixteen locations across the globe; from Dublin to Los Angeles, and London to Melbourne. Our culture rewards innovation, teamwork and we like to stay fast-moving in a dynamic industry.

On a larger scale

We are part of Flutter Entertainment, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider for over thirteen million customers worldwide.

Established in 2019, Flutter merged with The Stars Group in 2020. As the parent company Flutter Entertainment now has a host of brands that sit under it including Paddy Power and Betfair (PPB), Sky Betting and Gaming, PokerStars, Full Tilt Timeform, oddchecker, Sporting Life, SportsBet, Bet Easy in Australia, FOX Bet, TVG and FanDuel in the US.

Across the globe, Flutter employs over 14,000 people across more than 40 offices and over 600 retail sites. We pride ourselves on being a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities we operate within.

This is your Challenge

  • Delivering product at scale for over 5 million customers, 99,9% of transactions in less than a second
  • Our systems process more than 7 million transactions every day (more than all the European stock exchanges combined)
  • Deliver high transitional products, serving more than 2.5Bn calls a day
  • Diverse and up to date technical landscape to explore, leverage and innovate
  • The products you’ll develop will comply with ambitious uptime targets: less than 50 minutes downtime expected per year
  • Continuous Integration, Deployment and Testing