Assistant Project Manager

Wan Chai
Posted on 20-Sep-21

Assistant Project Manager


Job Highlights

  • Digital Transformation Program
  • Project Management
  • CRM

Job Description

The successful candidate will participate in a Digital Transformation Program for the largest telecommunications company in Hong Kong – to plan out project activities and team responsibilities, measure and monitor project progress versus time, budget and resource allocation, identify risk and issue, and lead team to execute project activities as well as mitigate project risks

Your role

Be part of the project management team and manage the program on a release or scrum team level:

  • Devise project schedule in a systematic and quantifiable way
  • Define and fine-tune project methodology to effectively control project and assure quality outcomes
  • Drive project delivery proactively by balancing scope, schedule, budget and resources
  • Prioritize task and instruct team/team members for execution
  • Identify risk and issue affecting cost and devise mitigation/ remediation plan
  • Perform stakeholder report and escalation
  • Manage relationship with internal and external stakeholders

To succeed in this role

  • University graduate in Information Technology or Computer Science/Engineering. Graduates of other disciplines will also be considered
  • Experience in Telco industry preferable, especially in the area of customer relationship management (CRM), order management, service provisioning and billing
  • Experience in managing onshore and offshore teams
  • 7-10-year experience managing large scale IT software development projects of 100+ project members
  • Agile practitioner, either as a scrum team scrum master or a release train engineer (RTE) in large scale projects
  • Problem-solving skills - Knack in analyzing problems to identify root cause. Open-minded to look at problems at different angles
  • Project financial management experience preferred
  • Out spoken and capable of explaining complex ideas verbally with MS PowerPoint
  • Fluent in Cantonese and English. Proficiency in Putonghua desirable

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
6 years
Job Type
Full Time
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Company Overview

As Hong Kong’s leading ICT service provider, HKT has in recent years transformed into a technology innovator and provider of smart, digital services and solutions for consumers and businesses.

HKT is the first in Hong Kong to provide true 5G services, complete with applications and content to afford our customers a unique and truly differentiated experience.

HKT is Hong Kong’s largest broadband service provider with a territory-wide fiber network covering 88% of homes. Our services go beyond connectivity to make the daily lives of customers smarter and more convenient.

For enterprises, HKT delivers end-to-end solutions employing emerging technologies to accelerate their digital transformation, contributing to Hong Kong’s development into a smart city.

Our global connectivity network has 125 points of presence across 76 cities and encompasses over 60 cable systems worldwide. PCCW Global maintains regional centers in 11 countries worldwide.

The Club is HKT’s loyalty program and one of the largest of its kind in Hong Kong. With more than 800 merchants as coalition and redemption partners, it offers privileges and benefits to enrich the lifestyle of members. Club Travel is a travel service for consumers and corporate customers. Club Like is an online shopping platform for customers to make purchases with Clubpoints and in cash. These represent a new digital ecosystem using data analytics to connect consumers and merchants.

HKT also offers financial services such as mobile payment, smart mobile POS solutions, digital financing, and insurance. We are a member in a joint venture offering virtual bank services in Hong Kong.

Employing over 16,200 staff, HKT is headquartered in Hong Kong and maintains a presence in mainland China and other parts of the world.

The share stapled units of the HKT Trust and HKT Limited are listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK: 6823).

HKT Limited is a company incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability.

HKT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and will only be used for recruitment-related purposes. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the employer's personal data policies (, a copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.

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