IT Project Manager

Dilectus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
£50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Bonus, Caree
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT PROJECT MANAGER (FINANCIAL SERVICES): WARRINGTON BASED, NEW ROLE WITH AN EXCITING GROWING BUSINESS. SALARY CIRCA £50K DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS PLUS 10% PENSION, PRIVATE HEALTHCARE, BONUS AND MORE. The Company We are presently seeking an IT Project / Programme Manager for our client, an exciting and fast growing name in the financial services sector to be based at their new North West offices in Warrington. This position will be part of a brand new team, which is required due to the growth of the business and recent acquisitions. This is an exceptional opportunity with significant opportunity for growth. Role Overview The I.T Project Manager will be responsible for scoping and managing the full cycle of I.T focused projects, including the implementation of new systems across the business. The successful candidate will be expected to control projects from inception through to post-implementation review and must be able to step into a project at any stage with the ability to run numerous projects at any time. Project objectives, including timescales and deliverables will be given for each assignment. It will be the I.T Project Manager`s responsibility to: - Fully define and scope the project - Manage the full cycle of I.T projects including the implementation of new systems across the company - Deliver project business cases, and present these to the business / board - Apply project management tools and techniques to control and monitor projects through: - Effective and accurate project planning - Identification, recording and management of project risks and issues - Key metric reporting, etc. - Deliver projects against pre-determined goals: Time, Quality, Resource - Contribute towards continuous improvement of project management techniques - Manage internal and external stakeholder input to projects and expectations of senior stakeholders - Understand and communicate the value of project management to the organisation Essential Requirements are: - You must have solid experience as an I.T Project Manager, ideally from the financial services industry (not essential), with the following demonstrable skills and experience: - Full understanding of project lifecycle with front to back ownership of multiple projects. - Experience of software development projects - Understanding of quality assurance within a project - Recognised project disciplines and techniques - Able to perform regular formal progress and status reporting - Professional, confident communication skills when dealing with stakeholders at all levels of the organisation, including the delivery of presentations to audiences of varied sizes. - Ability to multi-task, working alone, and as part of a team. - Highly disciplined and self-motivated problem solvers, who are results driven The Person We are looking for a self starter, PRINCE2 would be advantageous but not essential. Strong interpersonal skills are essential, as well as the dedication to help drive the business forward and lead by example in what is a dynamic and fast moving environment. An IT qualification or background is preferable. Is This You? If you fit the bill as described above do not delay - send your application to us and we will be in touch to discuss within 24 hours. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to be part of a successful, fast growing business with an extremely bright future and huge potential..
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