Diebold Nixdorf

Senior Project Manager/PMO Lead, PMO Philippines

Reporting to the APAC PMO Leader and Regional Head of PMO, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for overall project delivery and profitability, providing project management leadership on customer projects.  He/she will be expected to be capable of leading projects in medium to complex banking enterprise environments.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Manages medium to complex projects
  2. Participates in sales campaigns, demonstrating our project management capabilities, contributing to bids (RFI, RFP) holding project definition workshops and participating in pre-sales negotiations, in order to assure economic and technical feasibility and business value to be delivered.
  3. Ensure the definition of the project plan and budget and schedules all project activities in order to have a sound basis for project performance and risks measurement and appropriate levels of customer 'sign off'.
  4. Defines and deploys large project organization and adequate governance structures, including workstreams, roles and responsibilities, advisory board and steering committees, in order to assure timely alignment between involved parties, clear expectations and escalation process in place.
  5. Ensures project realization in terms of project scope, time, costs and quality. Manages project performance and risks against the agreed plan, including the change control process and initiates timely and remedial actions, contract changes and escalations and ensures the formal handover of the solution, based on prior defined acceptance and handover criteria.
  6. Drives and controls the project P&L including financial forecasting and ensures accurate and timely reporting of the overall status and profitability of the project and escalation of delta's to the organization and to the customer.
  7. Ensures all project stakeholders are timely identified, informed.  Establishes trustworthy relations with key stakeholders to assure high levels of support to the project.
  8. Ensures that conflicts of interests are resolved in time and according to the target project scope.
  9. May come up with alternative PM approaches as required by project dynamics. Defines and shares best practices within the global PM community.
  10. Ensures the management of assigned project resources assigned to the project in alignment with line management in order to assure the focus, engagement and high performance of the project team as a whole.
  11. Acts as a coach to direct reports in the project team and the PM community in his/her area.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration / engineering or Equivalent.
  • PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent will be an advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years of Project Management experience
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant banking/financial services industry experience
  • Banking/financial services industry specific process know-how for technical software implementation processes is highly preferred, SDLC
  • In-depth knowledge of Waterfall as well as Agile SW development methodologies like SCRUM and Kanban as well as the traditional plan-driven methodologies (eg V-model, waterfall)
  • Customer focused behavior, consultancy and presentation skills
  • Excellent business writing skills
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills with some basic accounting knowledge
  • Fluent Business English skills (written and spoken) as required to communicate with our associates in other regions.
  • Travel requirements within Asia-Pacific


Interested applicants may get in touch with Ram Rostami, PMO Leader Philippines at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +63 917 572 2010.

About Us

Diebold Nixdorf is a world leader in enabling connected commerce for millions of consumers each day across the financial and retail industries. Its software-defined solutions bridge the physical and digital worlds of cash and consumer transactions conveniently, securely and efficiently. As an innovation partner for nearly all of the world’s top 100 financial institutions and a majority of the top 25 global retailers, Diebold Nixdorf delivers unparalleled services and technology that are essential to evolve in an ‘always on’ and changing consumer landscape.

Diebold Nixdorf has a presence in more than 130 countries with approximately 25,000 employees worldwide. The organization maintains corporate offices in North Canton, Ohio, USA and Paderborn, Germany.

Visit www.DieboldNixdorf.com for more information.