Project Manager - Prince2, Scrum, Agile

Recruiter
Reed Technology
Location
Taunton
Salary
£30k - £35k pa
Posted
26 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Manager - Prince2, Scrum, Agile My client based in Taunton are looking to take on an experienced Project Manager to join their Business Change team. The inidividual will manage successful projects, in line with the project lifecycle, from initiation to closure and will create and maintain clear, accurate documentation against all projects, including accurate and timely reporting to the Project Co-ordinator and Project Board. You will liaise with stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle as appropriate to ensure the successful release and adoption of project outputs and ensure that the appropriate project controls are in place, including formal governance and change control. You will ensure costs and benefits are accurately estimated and tracked throughout and beyond the project lifecycle, highlighting any variance against expected benefit realisation and ensure they are delivered on time. Although the role will involve working closely with IT teams, this role is very much a business facing role and so the client have specified that their preference would be to take on someone who may have worked with IT in previous Project Manager roles but not necessarily been embedded in IT itself. Qualifications and Experience: - PRINCE II practitioner level - Agile / Scrum experience - Experience of managing multiple, end to end formal business projects - Experience of managing stakeholder relationships to Director level - Experience of creating CBA's, and of effectively tracking project costs & benefits - Experience of a range of IT development methodologies (desirable) Core Competencies: - Ability to form strong, positive working relationships and influence across roles and grades - Ability to plan, prioritise & manage a range of tasks simultaneously - Strong organisational, time management & written communication skills - Ability to work to demanding deadlines - Strong IT skills across the MS Office suite (including MS Visio & MS Project) - Strong decision making skills - A proactive, outcome oriented approach to work tasks If you fit the above requirements and are interested in pursuing this opportunity please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible to be considered as they are looking to move fairly quickly with this role. Project Manager - Prince2, Scrum, Agile Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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