Systems Project Manager - Interim

Recruiter
Ryder Reid Legal Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Systems Project Manager to join an international law firm for a period of 12-18 months. The Systems Project Manager will be responsible for the implementation and rollout of three new systems throughout the firm. Key responsibilities for the Systems Project Manager will include:

  • Defining project tasks and deliverables; allocating resources and mapping out timelines
  • Building relationships with key stakeholders
  • Leading on project meetings
  • Working with vendors and external consultancies to manage resources and activity
  • Identify key risks and working with the project team to mitigate
  • Manage the transition to business as usual

The ideal candidate for the Systems Project Manager role will have experience of project management in a legal environment, ideally managing the implementation of a new Practice Management system and/or Document Management system. A PRINCE2 qualification is highly desirable. You must be able work calmly under pressure and to tight deadlines. First class communication and organisational skills are a must, and you must be able to commit to the full duration of the contract.