Cloud Transition Manager

Recruiter
WeAreSSG
Location
UK
Salary
90,000pa
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client based in Milton Keynes is looking to recruit a Cloud Transition Manager to cover the UK. The company offers an excellent salary and benefits package. See below an overview of the skills and experience required.

Role responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and oversight of successful transitions to the Company's Cloud.
  • Establish account communication, governance, and expectations that create positive customer transitions.
  • Representing Cloud Services management to the customer and/or local site executive for all related transition issues.
  • Coordinate with Cloud Delivery Manager and act as the escalation point for all delivery issues specific to Cloud Services
  • Provide leadership, and direct teams in the delivery of high-quality services within committed time frames
  • Ensure build phase of projects are delivered on time and with high quality
  • Ensure complete understanding of the delivery estimate and project scope - lead delivery team to deliver project within the framework of the given estimate and assumptions

Required experience:

  • Skills and knowledge acquired through Development, Technical Lead, or Project Management in each of the following areas: Project Management, Change Management, Release Management, Configuration Management, Systems Integration, Systems Development Life Cycle Methodologies, Quality Assurance and Testing, Requirements Gathering, Systems Analysis and Design
  • 5+ years delivery experience as a Applications Director, Technical Director, or Senior Project Manager
  • Project Management skills including: Estimating, Scope Management, Budget Management, Time Management, Risk Management, Change Management, Issue/Conflict Resolution, Communication Management, Quality Management, Testing Plans, Training Plans, Team Management
  • Demonstrated experience in leading infrastructure development projects and/or software development projects.
  • Knowledge of ERP Applications
  • Exceptional interpersonal, organisational and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent presentation skills and strong soft skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, relationship management, client facing, negotiation, team-building, and problem-solving; with experience in presentation to senior levels of the organisation
  • Ability to anticipate and build contingency plans
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle stressful situations with perseverance and professionalism
  • Ability to multi-task efficiently
  • Be a 'self-starter' committed to customer satisfaction/project delivery and able to respond to rapid change within the business.
  • Expertise in MS Project, Visio, MS Office suite.
  • Preference given to candidates with education industry knowledge or experience
  • Ability to travel to client sites including international travel
  • PMP certified
  • ITIL Foundation certified
  • Experience working with Amazon Web Services and related certifications

To discuss this in more detail please do send your CV and contact Esther at Satarah Recruitment Limited.