Programme manager / Project manager (senior)

  • Brussels
  • Digital Project Management
  • Freelance

Ready for a new challenge? Our clients are the leading brands in Europe, and they’re looking for a variety of digital talent for their teams. We’ll help you reach the next level with a job perfectly suited for your unique skills and aspirations.

About Ariad:

We’re the digital consultancy & staffing firm that leading A-brands in Europe count on to make digital transitions happen. We partner with brands like Samsung, Carrefour, ING, Orange and we work together with governmental organizations.
We bring together Europe’s finest talent and develop successful teams that create digital customer experiences that people want, love and talk about.
Ariad consultants are specialized in digital marketing, e-commerce, digital communication, digital analytics, marketing automation, digital product design and digital transformation.

About our role:

Our client is a governmental organization looking for a talented and passionate individual to join their team as a programme manager. In this role, you will be responsible for pushing a big technology transformation project in the final phase to the end.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with a diverse and inclusive team, and make a real impact on the user experience for customers/citizens in the Belgian market. If you are excited about using your skills to drive digital transformation in the public sector, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity!

What you will be doing:

  • Providing leadership and direction to the programme team to ensure they have the support and resources they need to be successful

  • Develop and implement a programme plan that defines the goals, deliverables, resources, schedule, and budget for the programme

  • Managing the day-to-day activities of the programme, including coordinating the work of team members and external stakeholders, tracking progress, and identifying and addressing issues and risks

  • Communicating with stakeholders, including users, team members and senior management, to keep them informed of the programme's progress and obtain their input and feedback

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with external partners and suppliers to support the programme

  • Identifying and evaluating possible improvements to the programme and implementing changes where necessary

What you bring:
  • At least 10 years of solid experience in a similar role

  • Past experience as a programme manager / project manager in public sector is nice to have

  • You have excellent leadership skills and you’re at your best when leading a team

  • Strong problem-solving and flexibility skills are needed in this job

  • Strong communication skills (written and oral) in Dutch, French and English

The offer:

  • Contractor collaboration. 6-12 months mission with possibilities on extensions

  • Digital recruitment process and onboarding to the company.

  • Work for an awarded public entity in Brussels and have an impact in its market

  • You will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and ambitious team and be a key player in driving fantastic digital transformation and user experience

  • Good homeworking policy

Why become an Ariad Consultant?

  • You’re joining an impressive network of +100 digital consultants and the Ariad staff, all dedicated to helping and supporting each other to succeed, and drive innovation.

  • You will never be a number: we match you with projects that suit your skills and ambitions.

  • Personalized follow-up & honest feedback guided by our Digital Talent Managers.

  • Gain a rich community of other digital professionals at quarterly events and meetups

  • Join our annual Workcation event in sunny Southern Spain

  • Ongoing opportunities to learn and grow professionally including personal and professional development and guidance

  • Access to leading A-brands in Europe such as Samsung, ING Bank, Carrefour, L'Oreal, Decathlon and many others!

If you are excited about the opportunity to grow your career and make a difference, we encourage you to apply for this amazing job. Don't miss out on the chance to join a top-notch team and be a part of something special. Get started by sending your CV!

We’d love to meet you. We have a variety of opportunities that could be the perfect next step in your career, and we’re adding to this list every day. Join us to find your fit, and be a guide through the maze of digital change. (Curious to learn more? See what the A-team has to say or browse these articles and our Ask A Consultant series for an inside look at life on the A-team!)