Project Manager BI

  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Manager
  • Updated at: 11.04.2021
    Short company description

    METRO Digital Romania is the tech product-led company of METRO, the leading international specialist for wholesale and food trade. With longstanding experience in global wholesale, develops customized IT services and products worldwide for all METRO countries. Located in Germany and Romania, the employees are working continuously on one goal: digitalizing the wholesale industry.


    • Experience in handling complex projects
    • Proven experience in project management
    • Understand the strategies and technologies used by enterprises for the data analysis of business information.
    • Masters traditional, agile and hybrid methods in different areas (scope, budget, quality, resources, schedule, cost, risk, change management etc.) throughout the life cycle of the program
    • Masters traditional, agile and hybrid methods in different areas (scope, budget, quality, resources, schedule, cost, risk, change management etc.) throughout the life cycle of the program
    • Shows excellent analytical skills and is able to map on company strategy the scope and objectives of the project. Able to see the big picture, creates forecasts and overcomes risks. Creates metrics and follows progress with KPIs
    • Understands Metro’s business model and wholesale/retail trends and maps this information to design and structure own program and collaboration with others
    • Has an eye level communication and partnership with the stakeholders, is fully trusted and can influence decision making in order to fulfill the program’s objectives
    • Has a proper understanding of the long-term available strategy for all products involved in the projects and considers it in the projects outcomes. Is capable to participate in shaping the products strategy
    • Understands company strategy and creates and communicates program strategy containing goals that are clear and measurable. Able to coach others in creating own strategy by providing methods or strategic business insights
    • Communicates and facilitates in challenging situations on top management level or outside the organization in a professional manner. Is perceived as an expert in different communication styles and often requested as a mentor


    • Ensure communication and alignment with other functions and solutions in Metro
    • Acts as an interface for the internal and external providers/ partners in international teams.
    • Engage with stakeholders at Metro Digital and in the countries. Responsible for planning and managing deployment & training resources.
    • Help to create transparency and monitors the implementation process in all aspects.
    • Pro-actively manages operational or financial project risks and impediments
    • Change Management in the countries, adapting local processes and solutions to the standard. Develops concepts for user training and eLearning, together with Product Owners, lead countries and the METRO training.
    • Maintain an active BI user community. Ensures best practice sharing between countries. Helps to collect, align and prioritize requirements from countries.
    • Adjustment about the planning with the stakeholders
    • Preparations for the kick off meeting, together with stakeholders
    • Project planning and project controlling
    • Integration and coordination of the project team and all project participants
    • Regular consultation with the stakeholder
    • Preparation of decision templates
    • Compilation of project status reports
    • Consensus of the project targets and contents with the stakeholder
    • Realization about the fixed project targets, project dates, project costs and quality targets
    • Quality of project planning
    • Quality assurance and controlling due the project
    • Inform immediately the stakeholder and the Program Management about impending risks and plan variance
    • Compliance the specific rules and standards in the company for project work
    • Handing over the project end results to the stakeholder
    • Archiving the project documents

    Other info

    Our general Benefits:

    Work life-balance: flexible working time, work from home forever, celebrate your birthday with a free day;
    Personal growth: training in the area of soft, technical and business skills, free Bookster account, the opportunity to learn and work with a variety of technologies;
    Well-being: online sports activities, fitness centers discounts, health and life insurance, private pension, lunch tickets;
    Working mode: multicultural, self-organizing teams, agile environment;