Project Manager (IT/CLOUD)

Advantage Resourcing UK Limited
£400.00 - £540.00 p day
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
**Project Manager (IT/ CLOUD) - 4 months contract - up to £540 day rate Umbrella or £429.00 day rate PAYE - Defence/ Government Organisation - Corsham, Wiltshire**

Our client is a Defence Government Organisation based in Corsham who are looking for an Interim Project Manager who specialising in IT (cloud based hosting solutions) to join their team on a 4 months contract.

If you are interested in this role please send your CV urgently, there is a deadline on this role so respond early to avoid missing out. Unfortunately due to the large number of applicants individual feedback cannot always be given.

Key Responsibilities:
Management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution tasks and dependencies are included. Ongoing management of those plans to achieve the delivery goals
Work with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the project assigned to Identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of products. Supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages. Working with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time. Complete detailed plan for the medium term including MSP; Resources; costs
Completion of the detailed design phase to time and quality; working with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages. Development of stakeholder relationship with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation. Accountable for completing high profile plans through to Go Live and BAU handover.

Ideal experience required for this role:
Previous experience working as a Programme Specialist/ Project Manager, Project Specialist or similar
Experience working within a Defence, Military, or Government environment would be advantageous
SC cleared is a requirement so if you have a current one this is advantageous
ISS would be preferable, knowledge of cloud based hosting solutions essential
Ideally have experience of ITIL, TOGAF, PROSCI and SIAM - all are desirable.
Ability to assimilate and drive a large and complex project,
Experience delivering and brief complex technical solutions, ideally APMP Practitioner.
Experience in the delivery of projects; with particular emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders
Experience of governance and risk control frameworks
Excellent planning and organisational skills
Strong leadership; people and communications skills
Possess strong analytical skills with a proven ability to persuade and influence senior decision-making.
Exceptional stakeholders management expertise
Excellent communicator, with experience of working with diverse teams
Strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with clientele, personnel and suppliers at all levels
Good understanding and knowledge of various IT software (e.g.) MS Office Suites including MS Project

Please note this role will require UK Security Clearance therefore applicants must be security clearable

Please submit your CV now to be considered for the Interim Project Manager position. Liz Renshaw is the consultant managing this assignment and can be contacted on ************* if you have you any queries.

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