Senior Project Manager, Enterprise Scale Software and Change
6 months initial contract. £520 - £580 per day.
We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to be responsible for the end to end delivery a variety of projects that contribute to a major transformation program. This is an IT enabled business change role, within a large and complex organisation, and based in Croydon.
Due to the nature of the Programme, We can only consider applications from experienced Project Managers who have demonstrable experience of delivering change alongside implementing bespoke or COTS software applications, and solid matrix management experience in large and complex organisations.
- End to end delivery of projects, delivering change through software
- Matrix management of multi disciplined teams and 3rd parties
- Stakeholder engagement and relationship management
- Project reporting, planning and management of risks and issues
- Bring together and motivate high performing teams
- Put iterative plans in place for project delivery
- Coach project team members, facilitate continuous improvement and apply the most appropriate agile and lean tools and techniques for the environment
- Proactively manage dependencies, and overcome obstacles to achieve project goals
Skills and experience required:
- You must have experience working in a large scale Programme environment
- Strong Project Management skills to include planning and scope management
- Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle
- Experience of implementing and integrating enterprise software solutions
- Ability to quickly build rapport with a variety of stakeholders and colleagues
- Able to interface easily with technical teams
- Understanding of both Agile and Waterfall delivery methods
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
- High attention to detail
- Strong problem solving skills
This is a great opportunity to work within a challenging and interesting Programme environment delivering large scale business improvements through the successful planning and delivery of software enabled change.
Please apply with your CV.
- Project Manager