IT Project Manager - Survey implementation, CAPI, SQL

Recruiter
Wilde Associates
Location
Central London
Salary
£40,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: IT Project Manager

Location: London (West Central)

Salary: £40,000 to £50,000

Job Type: PERMANENT

Job Reference: PH9230

Description:

The Project Manager will report directly to the CTO and manage the execution of a wide variety of special projects that are mission critical to the business and the game-changing Financial Services platform they are building.

Requirements

- IT Project Management experience OR a Bachelor's Degree in IT
- 2+ years of technology project management experience
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Comfort with utilizing team collaboration software (issue tracking, project management, document sharing, etc.)
- Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in data management, software development, and web technologies
- Experience in survey implementation (particularly related to CAPI, online survey methods and in coordinator roles for surveys)
- Experience in design, data collection, and / or analysis survey data
- Experience managing offshore research teams
- Strong knowledge of SQL and Microsoft Excel
- Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, leadership, and negotiating skills
- Assertiveness and resilience
- An honest, ego-less approach
- Excellent client and internally facing written and verbal communication skills
- Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
- Creative and nimble with ability to overcome obstacles to solve the hardest problems
- Flexible and responsive with ability to adapt to rapid change in direction or business priority

Nice to Have

- PMP / PRINCE II certification
- Data Science, Statistics
- Python
- Knowledge of data warehousing and ETL development tools

Responsibilities

- Deliver projects on time within budget and scope
- Coordinate internal resources and third parties / vendors for the flawless execution of projects
- Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
- Ensure resource availability and allocation
- Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
- Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
- Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
- Report and escalate to management as needed
- Manage relationships with all stakeholders
- Perform risk management to minimize project risks
- Establish and maintain relationships with third parties / vendors
- Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Wilde Associates is working in the capacity of an Employment Agency in respect of this role