Project Managers - IT Trans

Recruiter
Capita
Location
London
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
04 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Transformational Project Manager

About the role

DCC are looking for an IT Transformation Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis.

DCC have a complex reporting and delivery models, therefore stakeholder management, effective communication/collaborative working skills and keen price-control are key to successful project management via recognised methodologies.

The successful candidate will be recruited into Programme Services' permanent flexible pool of PPM professionals and immediately assigned/seconded to deliver a particular project, (which can form part of a major release) under one of DCC's programmes of activity. Functional matrix management will remain within Programme Services, with day to day activity managed via programme leadership.

The role will be based in DCC's London office and is being offered with a competitive salary and additional benefits.

About Capita | DCC Smart Metering

We are Capita, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through bespoke, quality solutions, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

Capita was awarded the DCC Licence in October 2013 as part of the UK government's smart metering programme. This was set up to enable the roll out of over 53m smart meters across the UK by 2020.

The programme aims to pass a number of benefits onto consumers, allowing them to;

  • Manage and control their energy use to save money and reduce carbon emissions
  • Provide accurate meter readings and real-time information
  • Help them make informed purchasing decisions and reducing the barriers to switching

What you will do:

  • Successful initiation, planning, execution and closing of projects; applying appropriate knowledge, skills, tools, techniques and practice at each stage and with effective stakeholder management throughout:
  • Accepting charter; creating PID, plan, risk register, and supporting documentation.
  • Facilitating scope, goals and deliverables definition; defining resource requirements, assembling and coordinating the team; developing full scale plans
  • Leading implementation with ongoing monitoring and control (delivery & financial), in accordance with (evolving) overarching DCC standards, tools and methodology.
  • Completing necessary documentation, filing within appropriate repositories, and off-boarding team

Your experience will include:

  • Experience of delivering IT Transformation projects. Experience of doing this within the energy sector would be beneficial.
  • Exceptional collaboration and stakeholder management through a full project's lifecycle, in a complex delivery and/or reporting environment
  • Full project life cycle management using recognised methodologies, including: Creation and maintenance of work stream plans; Risk and issue management; Reporting
  • Experience of working in a fast moving environment, using agile and waterfall PPM techniques
  • Attention to detail and an analytical ability to solve problems and appropriately prioritise activities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to build, lead, and effectively motivate a team of multi-disciplined individuals including via matrix-managed arrangements
  • Strong budget management and financial acumen

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, a 10% discretionary bonus, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

What we hope you will do next

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Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita's vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check.

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Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita's vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check.