Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Program Manager - Program Governance, R&D Asset Applications

Clevest Solutions

Clevest Solutions

IT, Operations
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Company Description

IFS is a billion-dollar revenue company with 6000+ employees on all continents. Our leading AI technology is the backbone of our award-winning enterprise software solutions, enabling our customers to be their best when it really matters–at the Moment of Service™. Our commitment to internal AI adoption has allowed us to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, ensuring our colleagues can unlock their creativity and productivity, and our solutions are always cutting-edge.

At IFS, we’re flexible, we’re innovative, and we’re focused not only on how we can engage with our customers but on how we can make a real change and have a worldwide impact. We help solve some of society’s greatest challenges, fostering a better future through our agility, collaboration, and trust.

We celebrate diversity and understand our responsibility to reflect the diverse world we work in. We are committed to promoting an inclusive workforce that fully represents the many different cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints of our customers, our partners, and our communities. As a truly international company serving people from around the globe, we realize that our success is tantamount to the respect we have for those different points of view.

By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to be part of a global, diverse environment; you will be joining a winning team with a commitment to sustainability; and a company where we get things done so that you can make a positive impact on the world.

We’re looking for innovative and original thinkers to work in an environment where you can #MakeYourMoment so that we can help others make theirs. With the power of our AI-driven solutions, we empower our team to change the status quo and make a real difference.

If you want to change the status quo, we’ll help you make your moment. Join Team Purple. Join IFS.

Job Description

We are looking for a Program Manager based in Sri Lanka to join the Program Governance Team within the Asset Applications group in IFS R&D!

The focus of the Program Governance team within Asset Applications is to ensure proper governance across a program that would enable the R&D organization to achieve the program’s objectives effectively and efficiently.

As a member of the Program Governance team, you will be responsible for setting in place processes, structures, and practices that enable effective governance as well as overseeing and managing various aspects of the program, such as planning, execution and monitoring. You will be working with many stakeholders across IFS and will be responsible for effective communication and reporting, stakeholder management, change management and the facilitation of collaboration amongst teams.

We are looking for self-driven and professional individuals who are confident:

  • Making decisions and ensuring execution of actions
  • Managing change, both within the process and the project context
  • Managing stakeholders across technical, functional, and commercial teams
  • Communicating effectively across all levels of our global organization, both verbally and in written formats
  • Analyzing data to lead continuous improvement conversations.
  • Facilitating problem solving activities and dealing with ambiguity
  • Takes interest in the subject matter of the program and helps facilitate problem solving.


  • The ability to efficiently engage with requirement owners and other stakeholders while contributing to activities related to product/solution management.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills along with the ability of applying expertise & technology to achieve work objectives.
  • Excellent organization and coordination skills
  • Good understanding of one or more of our target industries and domain product/technology offerings as well as the business application processes for our target customers.
  • Experience in technical design and programming skills will be an added advantage

Additional Information

Interviews and selections are being made continuously. If you are interested, apply as soon as possible.

As a step in our recruitment process, all final candidates will undergo a background check, to get us an understanding of our future employees.

We respectfully decline all offers of recruitment and/or advertising assistance.

We believe that coming together as a community, in person, is important to innovation, connection and fostering a sense of belonging. Our roles have the right balance of remote and in-office working (our own amazing spaces or those of our partners and customers) to enable flexibility for managing your life along with ensuring a real connection with your colleagues and the broader IFS community.

IFS Fact
IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, build and maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with a commitment to delivering value to every one of our customers, has made IFS a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 6,000+ employees and growing ecosystem of partners support more than 10,000 customers around the world challenge the status quo and realize their competitive advantage. Learn more about how our enterprise software solutions can help your business today at