Project / Portfolio Manager

Metier Recruitment Limited
£55,000 - £65,000 (DOE)
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project / Portfolio Manager Leeds £55,000 - £65,000 depending upon experience plus benefits A rapidly expanding international company has a superb opportunity for an experienced client facing Project Manager to manage the scoping, planning and delivery of multiple software related projects on a day-to-day basis. The selected candidate will have proven client facing project management skills with at least 5+ years managing software implementation / rollout projects. The appropriate candidate will ensure projects produce the outcomes defined in the Business Consultancy brief within budgetary constraints whilst proactively managing and controlling risks, developing contingency plans where necessary and ensuring risks are understood and their potential impact managed. Skills required include: - 5+ years' experience in IT Project Management - Experience with global implementations - Knowledge and experience of planning and managing complex IT projects - Extensive experience in process mapping/process analysis and gathering skills - Good written and verbal IT and business communication skills - Extensive experience in process mapping/process analysis and gathering skills - Sound technical understanding of IT systems and infrastructure - Excellent time management and organisational skills, including the ability to deal with conflicting demands, in order to deliver multiple projects, prioritise a heavy workload and fulfil the job requirements - Excellent communication and documentation skills with exceptional attention to detail - Professional, highly organised, motivated and responsive to client requirements - Project management certification is preferable but not essential This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a friendly collaborative team in a friendly but challenging environment, with the opportunity for career progression. If you have the relevant skills and are interested in applying for the role, please apply with your CV.
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