Systems / IT Project Manager

IBP Recruitment
09 Feb 2018
27 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for an exciting new opportunity for a new role which has been developed to provide essential support in new systems department as the Syetems / IT Project Manager.

You will play a key role and will be responsible for pushing forward essential projects, managing the scope, planning and delivery of a range of both medium to long-term IT projects, including customer roll outs.

You will work in a small close-knit friendly team and will report to the Head of Systems. As a key member of the team you will bring a dynamic and self-motivated determination to ensure you can deliver and excel in all areas of your role.

The role will be based in Coventry, and will include travel to offices nationwide to deliver projects as necessary.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

* You will be responsible for matrix managing resources from across the entire organisation and third parties.
* You will be responsible for ensuring that the project is successful and is delivered to time and budget.
* Manage a wide variety of IT systems and upgrade projects; develop scope and purpose of projects and manage to time, quality and budgets set
* Work with stakeholders to define key processes and controls and provide relevant support and training
* Manage project risks and issues; escalating issues when necessary
* Build relationships with business and IT teams across the company to ensure best use of resources and effective delivery on projects
* Engage with all stakeholders throughout project lifecycle

The ideal candidate for this role should have the following skills & qualifications:

* The successful candidate will be an experienced Project Manager who has managed a wide range of systems based projects previously including financial operational systems.
* Ideally you will possess formal project management accreditations such as PRINCE2.
* You will be an excellent communicator and able to operate in a dynamic, fast paced environment.
* Any previous experience in Agile delivery would be advantageous.
* You will be experienced in delivering projects within a Project / PMO / Change environment previously and be comfortable with working collaboratively with other project resources such as Business Analysts, to deliver change.
* Strong stakeholder management skills
* Ability to balance timescales and budgets with quality
* Knowledge and experience of Agile working
* Clear written and verbal communication.

Thank you for applying for this position. Successful applicants will be contacted within 10 working days of submitting their application - if you not hear back within this time, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free to apply for any future roles.

IBP Recruitment Ltd provide services as an Agency and an Employment Business for permanent recruitment and the supply of temporary workers, and we are committed to equal opportunities for all candidates

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