Published: 12/01/2018 Deadline: 11/02/2018

About Cognizant
Cognizant is an American multinational company providing information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services. It dedicates itself to help the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Cognizant combines passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. We ensure that we can lead our clients and our own business toward new horizons of productivity, growth and value.

In Lithuania, Cognizant has the ambition to increase its footprint in the region and help customers innovate. To turn these ambitions into a reality, we are always looking for committed professionals who want to make a difference.

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Job description, tasks

  • Manage internal/external client relationships during various stages of the transition.
  • Manage multiple transitions at the same time.
  • Successfully accomplish transition projects following timelines and Cognizant Methodology.
  • Perform due diligence, put together detailed transition plans and ensure successful execution as per the timelines.
  • Working with multiple internal and external stakeholders as a team to deliver objectives and prepare reports, then needed.
  • Act as a Transitions Subject Matter Expert (SME) while designing client solutions and process re-engineering exercises.


  • 7+ years' experience in Business Process, Project Management or related field.
  • Work experience in leading Business Process Operations, at least 1 year with Transitions.
  • Experience in Europe Insurance, Pensions & Healthcare projects will be an advantage.
  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Project Management, Business Development, Business Administration or related field.
  • PMP/Project Management certificate.
  • Computer literacy, especially in MS Project, Visio, MS-Excel, MS-Office.
  • Experience with process improvement methodologies (e.g. Six Sigma).
  • Strong project and process management experience at managerial level in Outsourcing environment.

Beneficial skills

  • Positive attitude, high motivation and attention to details.
  • Strong analytical, organization and planning skills, good judgment, tact and flexibility.
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken). Lithuanian and Danish/Norwegian will be an advantage.
  • Effective negotiation and influencing skills; ability to achieve ‘win-win' outcomes.
  • Demonstrated ability in verbal and written communication.
  • Proficiency in setting and meeting realistic deadlines to achieve desired/meaningful outcomes.
  • Ability to work in high paced, challenging environment.
  • Permission to work in EU and willingness to travel frequently (both within & outside Europe).

We offer

  • Opportunity to be part of a rapidly expanding global organization with irreproachable reputation.
  • Open and colorful work place with multicultural community.
  • Professional trainings and support from experienced managers.
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally.
  • Inspiring working atmosphere and a lot of engaging activities.
  • Clear career path and extra benefits.

Additional information

  • Transitions Manager Vilnius We are looking for Transitions Manager who will work for outsourcing engagements. It will be a massive opportunity to learn and grow together with Cognizant community that gathers more than 225+ thousand people around the world. As Transitions Manager you will be responsible for client's relationships managing, project reporting and other various tasks in multicultural environment. We will be looking for Your CV and motivation letter! Stay up to date with our website