Project Manager - Retail, Software, Technology - Start Up

Talent Point Ltd
£40000.00 - £60000.00 pa
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager, Software, Retail, Web, Technology Reading up to £60k My client is a leading player within the retail software space. They provide software solutions to the Retail space so the full life cycle retail process and supply chain process can run seamlessly. Being able to count some of the largest retailers as customers make my client the go to company. With a vision to be the world's leader in their space they have an ambition to continue to grow and develop the technology portfolio to achieve this great goal. As Project Manager you work with stakeholders and Business Analysts to define and agree detailed project scope, deliverables, project success criteria and objectives applying a broad set of project management techniques. Key Accountabilities; Foster a project management community which provides a consistent standards and skills across all Project Managers in technology Successfully oversees / manages multiple simultaneous initiatives and projects Manages the delivery of complex projects, taking corrective action where required, to meet both stakeholder and team deadlines and budgets, and on quality criteria Creates and executes quality project work plans (and revises as appropriate) to meet changing needs and requirements, driving it through its milestones and monitoring progress against costs, time, scope etc. Is prepared and comfortable in conflict situations and is able to diffuse them effectively Has high level of influence when communicating across a range of audiences Deliver through 3rd parties and / or vendors Skills / Experience; Previous experience in an IT Project Management role, including the successful delivery of software projects within an agile environment Solid experience in a people management Experience managing 3rd party suppliers to deliver to agreed objectives Experience of working with diverse business units including Technology, Product, Operations, Sales, Finance to deliver solutions Experience working with and managing teams in outsourced, offshore / near-shore models This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the fastest growing start-ups in Berkshire and have a say in the future of Retail. The salary on offer is up to £60k (depending on experience) Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed and documented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their sole source of applicants. Following a two-stage screening process that will include everyone who responds to this advert, we present a shortlist of three applicants for interview. Those on our shortlist can expect in-depth, accurate detail regarding the vacancy, a high chance of securing the position, pre-booked interview times to plan around in advance, no delays and complete transparency. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.
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