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MasterCard Consultant, Program Management in Lisbon, Portugal

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Job Title

Consultant, Program Management

All About Us

MasterCard Deploy, a professional services arm of MasterCard Worldwide, provides payments-focused change-management capabilities to its clients worldwide. With its unique expertise in the payments domain, deep understanding of customer needs and successful track record in addressing complex challenges throughout the payments lifecycle, MasterCard Deploy helps clients deliver sophisticated products and services to their customers

This role sits within the Mastercard Data and Services business unit.

All About the Role

Working directly with the client, you will be working on large scale business transformation topics to implement complex Mastercard assets; as well as design and build business/operational processes for the success of these assets.

As a Project Manager you will be responsible for supporting the transformation milestones (both small and large), organising delivery and ultimate implementation for the client. You’ll have a key eye for efficiencies and optimisation opportunities to maximise the benefit of these Mastercard assets for the clients overall success.

You’ll find more about our solutions here:

All About You

•The Deploy Project Manager is a proactive project leader (PMO) with relevant work experience in delivery of small and large complex payments projects of diverse size in a cross-functional, multicultural environment.

•Able to apply an appropriate delivery methodology, create, execute and track multiple project work plans and revise, adjust as appropriate to remain aligned with goals and targeted benefits.

•Strong communication skills to present relevant programme information to management and stakeholders.

•Effective problem solver, identifying and mitigating risks, solving and / or escalating issues as appropriate

• Be a strong manager of time, budgets. Able to manage team members, planning coordinating and organising their tasks and activities

All About Your Education & Skills

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification.

AIPMM or other equivalent product management qualifications desirable

Fluent local language and English

Key Words: PMO, Project Management, Consultant, Implementation Consultant, Operations Consultant, Technical Consulting, Business Transformation Technology Consultant

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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Requisition ID: R-121099