Our client is a leading technical solutions company with an outstanding reputation within their field. Due to continued growth there is now an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join the team on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for the project delivery of the companies solutions to end users, to agreed specification, time, and budget operating within the appropriate governance and reporting to all stakeholders.
You will have previously delivered multiple IT/Telecoms solutions projects to both public and corporate organisations and be able to work and communicate in a technical customer facing role. Your background will be from a software or systems house / professional services environment.
Key responsibilities include:-
•Delivering projects to agreed specification, time and budget operating within the appropriate governance and reporting to all stakeholders
•Interfacing with other departments within the Company to ensure project mandates are fully understood, agreed by all internal stakeholders and delivered to an agreed schedule
•Full management of risks and issues throughout a project along with accounting for assumptions, constraints and dependencies
•Facilitating and leading project meetings and ensuring minutes are produced, distributed and validated
•Budget management including appropriate escalation where required
•Ensuring project governance is adhered to and any remedial actions are completed in a timely fashion
•Producing and maintaining project initiation documentation which ensures projects are completed to a baseline agreed with the all stakeholders
•Refinement and maintenance of the Project Schedule which ensures forecasting and earned value analysis remains accurate at all times
•Identification and scheduling of project resources and ensuring resources fully understand the Project Work Package or task assigned
•Management of change throughout the life of the project including adherence to the Company’s change management processes
•Thorough quality management including Test Plan / Specification execution and adherence to Quality Assurance process
•Creating Acceptance Certificates where required and ensuring these are completed
•Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s).
•Ensure all project documents are complete, current and appropriately stored
•Providing timely, relevant and accurate reports throughout the life of a project
•PRINCE2 Practitioner or PMP qualification is preferred
The position offers flexibility around work location, with home working considered. The salary is £45k to £50k plus £400 pm travel allowance and benefits.