Project Manager

Randstad Strategic Accounts
£45000 - £50000/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced project manager? This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to work with a global print organisation supporting multiple complex projects. The role will suit someone who is based in the M62 corridor.

Your role

We are currently looking for an experienced Project Manager to contribute to the delivery of the company strategy, profit and revenue through the effective management of business change projects. As a Project Manager, you will lead the definition and assure the continued viability of projects to transform delivery of services in meeting the changing needs of the business.

Your responsibilities

* Direct the Project Team on the day-to-day delivery of the project.
* Support the Portfolio/Programme Manager in administering the change control process.
* Ensure effective and appropriate communication with all stakeholders; ownership of the communications plan, delivery of formal monthly and weekly communications to all stakeholders.
* Proactive management of the RAIDD log; scoring and tracking of risks and issues; escalation of critical Risks and Issues to appropriate key stakeholders.
* Build, maintain and publish the project plans as per the provided standard.
* Deliver accurate, timely, appropriate reporting to relevant project and programme boards on a weekly and monthly basis.
* Meeting financial objectives by preparing a project budget, tracking spend, analysing variances and initiating corrective actions.

What you'll bring

* Can demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of project delivery methodologies - from business perspectives. Has worked on, and can evidence knowledge of, business change projects; is focused on process and technology.
* Can demonstrate previous experience of disaster recovery or rescuing failing projects.
* Shows a clear understanding of dispersed activity or an outsourced business model. Understand transformational business activity as part of an overall strategy e.g. the move from commodity print to digital communication platforms.
* Is comfortable working with defined methodologies and has experience of project delivery tools.
* Can demonstrate a clear knowledge of effectively managing a disparate stakeholder group and experience of working within a matrix management structure.

What you'll receive

* £45,000-£50,000 per annum
* 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
* Flexible benefits e.g. cycle to work, healthcare, salary sacrifice, car leasing

If you can relate to the above skills and experience and are interested in working with a truly world class organisation, please get in touch with your CV!

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy