ICT Project Manager

Recruiter
Network IT
Location
Cheshire
Posted
08 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My local authority client based in the North West is looking for a Digital ICT Project Manager who can successfully hit the ground running.

The Information Assurance and Data Management (IADM) programme has a requirement for a project management resource to support the delivery of Digitisation, Information Assurance, GDPR and Data Management projects.

The programme is tasked with supporting and embedding organisational compliance for information / data privacy rights, security, data management etc. and so has a number of medium / large projects commissioned to achieve objectives.

The project manager will be required to work independently and lead a number of essential projects which need to be delivered on time as they impact on the wider programme plan. Projects include technologies such as SharePoint, Electronic Document Management Systems, Scanning (digitisation) of records as well as business and process focussed projects such as Strategy implementations, process improvements for GDPR compliance and supporting the wider programme business change plan.

The project manager must be able to work to timescales and have the initiative to run with projects whilst ensuring the correct levels of governance are in place and maintained. The PM will be supported by the programme manager and a wider team which works very closely together.

Key duties will include:

Define, manage, assess, estimate and document the execution of one or more complex projects or work streams in accordance with appropriate policies and processes, scrutinizing all activities against plan, providing regular and accurate financial and technical progress reports to senior managers, clients, users, suppliers and colleagues in order to deliver a quality product or service within agreed resources, timescales and other business constraints including budgets.

Take professional responsibility for the full range of technical and supplier relationship management aspects of systems, products, services or infrastructure specification, capacity planning, strategic and operational design, policy and process definition, development, procurement, implementation, hand over and support in order to deliver effective business solutions that meet the needs of the clients and their users and comply with appropriate professional, technical and national standards.

Lead, manage and motivate large project teams in a matrix management environment influencing, negotiating and providing technical advice and expertise to clients, external partners, contractors and colleagues, undertaking appraisals and taking responsibility for mentoring staff, in order to encourage the development of their skills and expertise, and to broaden and increase both business and technical knowledge to ensure that best practice and specialist skills are shared and effective relationships are built and maintained.

Essential:

Minimum of 5 years experience of ICT, including 3 years at a management level.

A good understanding of business objectives, financial systems and processes.

This role is initially for 3 months with a view to extend just depending on the business needs.

My client is offering £23.34PH, INSIDE IR35.

If you or know anyone who would be interested, please get in contact and send CV's to or call Remy on .

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