Project Manager

Recruiter
Mostyn Chase
Location
Rickmansworth, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jul 2019
Closes
21 Jul 2019
Ref
1207075199
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We currently have a contract requirement for a Project Manager who has proven experience in an Agile working environment, is strong and confident dealing with challenge stakeholders and is used to working with multiple work streams.
We are looking for a Project Manager who has can rapidly embrace and move to a more Agile environment, with a flexible, can-do attitude within a freshly empowered and motivated community. Strong stakeholder management and client-facing skills are also essential.
You will be working on a range of projects which could include infrastructure delivery as well as software development projects and new customer on-boardings.
As a project manager you will have worked on a variety of projects and be able to clearly explain what the key responsibilities and outcomes were.
Experience required:
• Have experience in an Agile working environment.
• Where appropriate adopt an iterative "necessary & sufficient" approach to delivery to enable incremental benefit/value.
• Accurately estimate and forecast budget and resource demand.
• Have a detailed understanding of all contractual obligations and constraints
• Have experience of running projects with a budget of up to £1m
• Have experience of managing 3rd party suppliers and vendors
• Strong understanding of risk management
• Strong stakeholder management skills - internal and external
• Financial control and budget management
• Planning, Estimating and task management
• Knowledge of the software development lifecycle, both waterfall and agile.
Desirable:
• Knowledge of the Payments Industry and Financial Services an advantage
• Business case and benefits realisation
• Knowledge / experience of infrastructure project delivery a plus
• Process improvement / IT transformation experience.
• Agile certification highly desirable, as well as other recognised project management qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2, APM, PMP etc.)

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