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IT Project Manager / Technical Project Manager

  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Project/Programme Delivery

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus + Great benefits

  • Contact:

    Ian Clark

  • Contact email:

    ianc@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    60000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    PM46_1541686913

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-15

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

My client a global E-commerce company are currently looking for a Project Manager to join their established team currently focusing on large scale Epos projects - then moving on to other IT related projects.

This is a great opportunity to join a team of high-quality, innovative and like-minded people, who are driving the development of compelling cloud-based solutions to leapfrog my client's capabilities.

Description:

Responsible for working with business leads & sponsors to successfully implement business projects (or workstreams) & associated change, while ensuring appropriate governance and measures of success are in place.

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Focus on the benefits and outcomes of change initiatives and projects, to agreed time, cost and quality metrics
  • Works to achieve appropriate project business sponsorship, stakeholder support and engagement, alignment on outcomes
  • Drives alignment and performance to ensure deliverables are supported by embedded organisational & process changes
  • Supports agreed business change initiatives, projects or workstreams, ensuring appropriate governance is in place, including support for failing initiatives
  • Ensures appropriate project or workstream level reporting is in place
  • Supports the management of workstream, project and other dependencies
  • Supports the management of relevant external suppliers / stakeholders
  • Identifies learnings and root causes, and supports their use to drive efficient delivery of future initiatives
  • Performs project & workstream peer reviews to provide assurance in all delivery & benefit areas

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Ability to focus on and achieve required outcomes
  • IT background and preferably experience of delivering an ePOS or Payment related project
  • Able to pull together a strong and clear project plan and hold project team including third parties to account
  • Demonstrable capability of leading and delivering cross-functional projects and workstreams
  • Has successfully delivered project to cost, time and quality ensuring full benefit realisation
  • Experience of implementing change projects which align both the 'hard' and 'soft' elements of the organisation e.g. strategy, processes, systems, structure, values, behaviour, skills, engagement and communication
  • Ability to lead and successfully engage up to and including board level
  • Proven ability to work as one team to support project delivery
  • Strong communication skills
  • Resilient and able to work under pressure
  • Financial understanding and appreciation (budgeting, reporting, interpretation)
  • Is not phased by complex problems or conflicting priorities
  • Recognises limitations and requests support to resolve issues that go beyond current capability

If you are interested in the above please, apply now.