Project / Service Delivery Manager

CGI Group
12 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you seeking an exciting, varied, role where you can really make a difference? Do you enjoy working in an environment where no two days are ever the same? Are you a junior PM/SDM seeking a change of scenery, or a technical team lead looking to take their first steps into a management career?

The Secure Innovation Business Area of the Space, Defence and Intelligence BU is seeking a new Project / Service Delivery Manager to take charge of a number of small projects and services in our Gloucester office.

Your future duties and responsibilities
An SI&A Project and Service Delivery Manager is responsible for delivery of leading-edge secure government projects and services. Projects encompass bespoke developments, COTS applications, and research into new technologies and capabilities; services include the management of both operational and test systems in the client estate.

You will be responsible for the full delivery life-cycle, taking projects from inception through to closure, and both establishing new services and maintaining the delivery of long standing existing ones. The role will include direct client contact and requires a proven ability to work closely with client staff to build effective working relationships.

The role would suit either an existing software / application project managers or someone looking to progress their career from a technical team lead role to a more formal management role. An appropriate level of guidance, support and training will be provided to the successful candidate.

You will be based in the Gloucester office but required to travel to multiple sites, both CGI and client, for occasional meetings. There is no scope for remote working.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate proven experience and ability in the following skills: -

• A strong technical IT background

• Estimating and planning

• Progress monitoring and reporting

• Team leading

• Client engagement

The following attributes, whilst not essential are desirable: -

• Experience of different commercial delivery frameworks, e.g., fixed price, time & materials, billing entitlement

• Experience of project finances and reporting

• Working with 3rd party, sub-contract and customer teams

• Experience of Agile delivery methodologies

Candidates must be UK nationals, already hold a UK Security Clearance, and if not held already be willing and eligible to achieve high-level clearance.

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the centre of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at (url removed).

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Skills Reference (phone number removed)

Similar jobs

Similar jobs