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Vesna Milanovic
Project Manager
BJSS
WHAT DO YOU DO?

I am accountable for the success or failure of a project. I am responsible for defining what project needs to deliver, getting required skills, building comprehensive plan on how it will deliver what’s been agreed I am also managing budget to make sure only money planned to spend is spent and keeping everyone informed about the progress. My job is to look after the team, making sure they are committed, perform to their excellence, and are happy and to remove anything that slows the progress.

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Problem solving
  • Team Management
  • Communication
  • Negotiation
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

Worked on many interesting and exciting projects but implementing new ticketing system for Manchester City Football Club is definitely at the top. Working in ManCity’s state of the art offices, gaining an understanding of how football business is run was fantastic, but meeting players and Pep Guardiola in corridors was priceless.

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

I love reading and studying. I have degree in Maths and Computing done a number of courses in Business Analysis and Project Management and still reading to keep up with the latest trends

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

I love being part of the cutting-edge technology and everchanging world, it’s stimulating and satisfying. Prospects of finding job easier and being well paid also had an attraction. Choosing career in digital and technology allowed me to live and work in different countries which other carriers might not be

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

If you are thinking about career in digital and tech, you made a great choice! All you need to do is continue doing what you are doing and believe in yourself . You’ll have great career, will work with great minds and have lots of satisfaction in shaping the future . If you are reluctant or not thinking about career in digital and tech, I’d urge you to investigate all avenues of digital and tech careers as I am sure that there will be something that you’d like. Technology will impact your life regardless if you take part or not , but it would be much more fun if you can influence it.


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