Technical Project Manager - Financial Services

Match Performance Solutions Ltd
United Kingdom
£500 - £650 per day DOE
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Project Manager London Interim - £550-£650 per day 6 - 12 months Key accountabilities: Exercises overall responsibility for the successful delivery of the Programme/project to plan, budget and agreed quality and governance standards Manages the lead supplier in line with agreed contractual obligations, milestones and quality standards. Provides day to day direction to the project team Owns and drives the Programme/Project planning framework, ensuring that plans are developed and tracked to appropriate standards, are integrated effectively across all workstreams, are unambiguous and achievable, and that dependencies are clearly understood and managed Owns and drives the effective governance of the Programme/Project, ensuring that technical, risk and other standards and compliance requirements are met and that the Programme/Project governance framework is firmly embedded across all areas of the Programme/Project Manages and co-ordinate projects, their interdependencies, associated risks and issues Controls the Programme/Project scope, ensuring that rigorous change control is exercised Ensures the integrity of the Programme/Project - focusing inwardly on the internal consistency of the Programme/Project; and outwardly on its coherence with other technology and business initiatives. Includes identifying interfaces / alignment with other Programme/Projects, business as usual and specialist technical or service standards to the Technology Partner to ensure alignment. Ensures the Programme/Project resource plan is maintained and that appropriately skilled and experienced individuals are appointed in line with delivery plans. Actively manages supplier resource models and identifies issues to Delivery Manager for resolution Ensures delivery of the platform and service meets requirements and that acceptance and handover to business as usual are managed against agreed acceptance criteria and to a defined plan. . Project Management experience supported by Project/Programme qualifications such as Agile, PRINCE2, PMP, MSP etc. Demonstrable experience of managing 3rd party suppliers in a Project Management capacity History of working with IS infrastructure delivery: The candidate must understand the iterative project lifecycle and deployment of projects into a Cloud environment from design to transition Excellent written communication and presentation skills to senior stakeholders. Minimum of 5 years' experience of delivery on technical projects Demonstrable record of managing £5 million+ Programme/Project budgets effectively, and delivering within budgetary constraints Ability to manage and deliver Programme/Project scope in a business that is undergoing a high degree of organisational and strategic change. Working with high levels of ambiguity and uncertainty.
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