IT Project Manager

Recruiter
Jenrick IT
Location
West Sussex
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking any experienced IT project manager to be part our IT team delivering a range of complex technology and logistics projects. The primary responsibility of the role is to lead the delivery of IT system work streams to time, budget, and quality. The role will interface into multiple teams including: Construction & Logistics Integrators; IT System Integrators; Operational support teams and IT framework suppliers and support providers. The candidate will have a good background in general IT infrastructure, IT systems integration, automation/controls and engineering. Solid experience of best practice project management gained in a complex, fast-paced environment is absolutely essential. The main accountabilities of the role are: - Delivery of IT System project work streams to agreed timescales, quality and budget. - Coordinate IT implementation activities with multiple project and operational teams. - Adherence to all relevant processes during implementation activities. - Clear and appropriate communications with all stakeholders. - Manage and communicate progress on Logistics Integrator and IT activities. - Identify, define and scope technical project risks, issues, constraints, changes, interdependencies. - Day to day management of Logistics IT supplier development and testing activities. - Delivery of Logistics IT System project work streams to agreed timescales, quality and budget. - Driving value through cost efficient project delivery. - Management of 3rd party and in house delivery teams. Qualifications; The candidate should have a strong background in general IT infrastructure, IT systems integration, automation/controls and engineering. Solid experience of best practice project management gained in a complex, fast-paced environment is absolutely essential. The role will require the following: - Proven track record of major IT system and automation controls project implementation within a fast-paced and challenging commercial environment. - Strong experience of end to end project planning and delivery for landscape changing infrastructure projects in a blue chip/enterprise environment. - Strong communication, organisation, documentation and team working skills with supplier and resource matrix management. - Demonstrate strong leadership, problem solving and decision making capability in a complex project environment. - Essential qualifications: Educated to degree level (or equivalent) and either Prince2 Practitioner certification or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) - Desirable qualification: Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)v3 Foundation. - Thorough knowledge of Project Management tools and MS Office applications. - Appreciation of automation/control systems and working in an engineering environment. - Strong Budget and man management experience. More details on application