Project Leader

Permanent contract, Freelance


Partial remote

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Contraste Europe

Join Contraste as a Project Leader.

Start date: June 2024

Duration: 24 months (with possible extensions)

Location: Brussels centrum

Homeworking: 2 days/week onsite and teleworking 3 days

Your challenges

The Information Systems (IS) Non-Life Data team, which is responsible for all Non-Life data analytics and reporting solutions and for some division transversal’s projects like GDPR, IFRS Fast Close and contributes also to theDWH migration Project is looking for a senior project leader.

The candidate will work within the IT organization on various medium / large projects, with multiple ones in parallel. In his role, he will manage projects, planning, people activities, report to the Business, the IT management, …

Proven experience with project leading management in an IT environment with multiple teams is a must. Insurance and/or data DWH knowledge are not required but would be useful.

The candidate will be working in a dynamic and innovative context of data centric and data driven company. He/she will join a strong team where he/she can help shape solutions in an always evolving domain covering the data of all the Non-Life Underwriting and Claims applications.

We expect the project leader to:

  • Organize project governance (stakeholders, resources, external dependencies, communication plan…)
  • Manage and challenge business requirements.
  • Coordinate architecture activities and outputs
  • Set-up project budget and roadmap.
  • Follow progress of the developments
  • Report on progress, timing, scope, quality and budget to the client and the senior managers.
  • Anticipate risks and issues and propose actions to tackle them.
  • Communicate pro-actively to all stakeholders of the project.
  • Stimulate the project teams

Your profile

Your business skills:

  • Between 5 to 8 years experience in managing multi teams projects.
  • Knowledgeable about business process management, requirements management & engineering
  • Knowledge of Insurance and Financial sector
  • Knowledge of Datawarehouse principles and architecture
  • Between 5 to 8 years experience with MS-office Tools
  • Basic’ knowledge about non-functional requirements and software(& hardware) architecture
  • Experience on both Agile/scrum and waterfall methodology
  • Test management principles
  • Master in Engineering, Computer Sciences, Sciences … or equivalent
  • Fluent in English, Dutch and/or French (one fluent, the second one can be basic)

Your soft skills:

  • To the point
  • Good communication skills
  • Result oriented with attention for quality and detail
  • Creative
  • Self-driving
  • Client oriented
  • Open minded
  • Methodical, structured and pro-active

Discover Contraste Europe

Contraste Europe is a key player in the IT sector and operates on an international scale. We are committed to supporting the growth of our customers in diverse sectors such as finance, healthcare, retail and the public sector. Our values, which include understanding customer needs, competence, independence, team spirit and social responsibility, are at the heart of every project we undertake.

Becoming a Contraster means joining a company where excellence is a mission. At Contraste, every member has the opportunity to express his or her talent in a variety of fields, from cloud solutions development to digital transformation and much more. It's a chance to contribute to innovative projects and shape your future in an environment that values your personal and professional development.

Take up the challenge at Contraste!

Apply now to become a key player in our team.