Analyst, IT Project Management - Bridgegap Careers

Analyst, IT Project Management

Full Time
  • Post Date: February 8, 2019
  • Offered Salary Competitive Remuneration
  • Career Level Officer
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Gender Both
  • Industry Banking/Finance
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
Job Description

First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone and FBNBank Senegal, as well as its Representative Offices in Johannesburg, Beijing and Abu Dhabi.

Duties & Responsibilities

Conduct feasibility studies and confirm results with business units to facilitate decision making

Assist with the creation of project charters, scope documents, risk assessments and budgets

Assist in developing work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans and status reports

Identify and anticipate risks and issues. Facilitate resolution, mitigation, and appropriate escalation

Contribute to management of project risk and change management

Assist with assessing inter-project dependencies and gauge the financial impact and risk of the project

Ensure project quality standards are adhered to during project execution and delivery

Provide performance feedback for project team members.

Assist with measuring and reporting of value achieved and business benefits realized through projects

Coordinate project communication between the technology and business communities

Provide status report as required

Execute additional tasks as assigned by your supervisor(s)

Qualifications/Job Requirements


Minimum of a first degree or its equivalent in a business /IT related discipline

Masters, MBA or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage.


2+ years of project management experience

Key Competency Requirements


Experience in coordinating projects involving multiple IT disciplines

Proficient knowledge of project management best practices and standards (PMP, PRINCEII etc.)

Working knowledge of Project Planning and Management

Good strategic planning capabilities

Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with business stakeholders

Sound conflict management skills

Good administrative and managerial ability


Creative, results-oriented and analytical with strong problem-solving capability

Sound leadership and influencing ability



Core SFIA 5 Skill Requirements

Project Management (PRMG 5)

Portfolio, Programme and Project Support (PROF 5)

Benefits Management (BENM 5)

Other SFIA 5 Skill Requirements:

Service Level Management (SLMO 3)

Requirements and Definitions Management (REQM 3)

Learning Delivery (ETDL 3)