Senior Project Manager

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Wakefield
Salary
£50000 - £62000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to progressive organisational change my client is currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to join on a permanent basis. The organisation is dedicated to continuous business improvement resulting in a diverse change portfolio. Interfacing with executives and business owners you will be delivering business strategy through effective business change.

The Senior Project manager will be responsible for delivering 2-3 projects at any one time while leading a cross functional team. You will use a blend of agile and waterfall methodologies and have the ability to determine what is best fit in each situation. Stakeholder management is key to the success of this role.

Key skills and experience required:
- Outstanding communication and influencing skills with ability to breakdown complex problems.
- Broad knowledge of business process and experience in assessing organisational change.
- Demonstrated understanding of various project management methodologies and controls and the ability to design and flexibly implement controls to meet risk appetite for delivery.
- Demonstrated success in delivering large and complex technology implementations, involving operational stakeholders, resource teams and external suppliers.
- Outstanding team management and coaching ability.
- Strong analytical skills, ability to plan and organise and balance simultaneous priorities.
- Must have a delivery and outcomes focused mind-set with a proven track record of end to end project delivery.

The organisation is undergoing an exciting period of change and growth. This is a fantastic time to join as a senior project manager as there is potential to grow with the company and progress your career towards programme / portfolio management.

Please submit your CV if interested or alternatively contact Jessica Emerson for a confidential discussion on 01132028940