Digital Project Manager (Urgent)

Recruiter
IQ TECH South
Location
London
Salary
£50k - £60k pa + Excellent
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a financial services organisation based in West London is urgently looking for Project Manager to join a growing and dynamic Project Management team. We are looking for an experienced digital transformation and change professional who has strong stakeholder management skills.

You will ensure delivery of requested outcomes from technical platform migrations and software development projects using a robust and documented project method. In conjunction with Commercial Operations, analyse, manage and govern resources to deliver projects on time, on budget.

Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment
A proven track record of successfully implementing software or web development projects using Agile methodologies including 8+ years of experience as a Project Manager managing large, complex projects in a high-tech development environment with multi-function teams.
Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects.

Experience overseeing multi-function project teams with at least 10 team members including Business Analysts, Developers and QA/test Personnel
Sufficient level of technical background to provide highly-credible leadership to development teams and to be able to accurately and objectively evaluate complex project risks and issues. Ability to provide leadership to business analysts and collaborate

Desirable:

Experience of delivering mid-size ERP implementations such as Microsoft AX
Understanding of standard business functions and processes across the supply chain, e.g. procurement, finance, distribution, inventory management
Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics CRM
Finance Retail /Pre-Paid Card experience

The crux of the role is to ensure that there is a clear understanding of business requirements and priorities ensuring appropriate IT solutions are identified & delivered in an expedient manner. You will define and own the IT Mission, formulate and deploy short, medium and long-term strategic IT Plans that align the IT business model with business needs of the organisation.

Any formal project management qualification such as Scrum, Prince2, MSP, PMP, Six sigma will give you a distinct advantage but not essential.

A pre-requisite is the ability to consult with and gain the support of the key stakeholders, in particular department heads across all Divisions. You'll be a good influencer, able to get buy in from stakeholders & subordinates alike.

Our client is offering a superb range of benefits including generous bonus, pension, life insurance etc. A fantastic opportunity to join a great blue chip organisation, exclusive to IQ Tech, interview slots to fill for next week- send your CV ASAP to avoid disappointment.

IQ Tech are a specialist recruitment firm with a straight-talking approach and an impressive contacts book.

We are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy and are an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.