Project Manager ¦ Nottingham ¦ £50-65k + Bonus + Benefits

Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager ¦ Nottingham ¦ £50-65k + Bonus + Benefits

Location: Nottingham

A Project Manager is required for a financial services business based in Nottingham. Working within the Project and PMO function, the Project Manager will be required to manage all projects mainly around business change, risk and governance. Reporting into Head of PMO, and supporting, the CIO you will be working with the project stakeholders and delivering to meet the business needs.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Determine project needs, developing and maintaining a detailed project plan
  • Provide status reports to the Project Sponsor
  • Liaise with, and update progress to, project board/senior management
  • Manage co-ordination of the partners and working groups engages in project work
  • Manage project evaluation and dissemination activities
  • Working closely with users to ensure the project meets business needs
  • Identify user training needs and manage user training programmes
  • Manage project training within the defined budget
  • Effectively manage project scope and change control
  • Recruit project staff and consultants

You will need to demonstrate:

  • Knowledge of Project Management methodologies; Agile/Waterfall
  • Experience of working in a highly regulated environment.
  • Managed portfolio level risk registers, raising and updating portfolio and Business Unit risks to senior stakeholder’s / Head of PMO.

You should also have:

  • Accredited Project Management qualification e.g. Prince2, MSP, P3O or equivalent experience
  • Agile accredited e.g. Scrum Master, Product Owner, Safe, Agile coach accreditations
  • Highly organised, with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Results and target focused
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills

For more information on this role or other similar roles please contact Phil Brindley

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