Project Manager

Recruiter
Sanderson
Location
Poole, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1230169492
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sanderson Recruitment are currently recruiting for an IT Project Manager for our client based in Poole. As a hands-on project manager you will be have experience of leading Data Centre, Infrastructure and Cloud-Service Consolidation and Optimisation projects.

To be a success as a project manager it is essential that you can handle the challenges of delivering projects of multiple size, scale and complexity whilst managing a requirements backlog as part of an analysis position. Candidates will be tested on their duties as a project manager who has led demonstrable change as well as the bellow accountabilities.
  • Lead the project activities on a day-to-day basis on behalf of the sponsor using a variety of project delivery methods, including defining the approach, managing risks, driving change and managing stakeholder understanding and adaptation.
  • Become a trusted advisor to key partners, communicating true status in an appropriate form, proposing well-thought-out actions to address issues and risks, and stabilizing cost/risk of scope changes against benefit
  • Responsibility for the shaping of the project, supplying ideas and optimising scope to achieve the business objectives. Challenge existing thinking through the ability to see the bigger picture
  • Handle project budget in conjunction with Financial Management and the Project Sponsor and seek ways to reduce project cost and increase or bring forward benefits.
  • Experience of financial and technical transformation style projects and applying the benefits of agile more broadly in an organisation
  • Create transparent metrics to track progress of the delivery team and report to identified stakeholders.
  • Keeping focus on the medium and long term goals and the Group's values, particularly when under short term pressure.
  • Ensuring the base lined scope, requirements, benefits, schedule and budget are managed as outlined in the Business Transformation Frameworks. Identifying and intervening where there is slippage and variance from plan.

Call Out Service Modernisation, Strategic Communications, Data Centre Migration, Cloud Optimisation, ERP Migration, CRM Enhancements, End User Computing, Windows 10 Implementation, Technology Refresh, Marketing Technology and Intranet projects.

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