IT Project Manager

Recruiter
Charterhouse Recruitment Ltd
Location
York, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Sep 2019
Closes
05 Oct 2019
Ref
1241422358
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
***IT Project Manager***

THE COMPANY...

Working for a successful Insurance company who have just rebranded and as a result are experiencing rapid growth. They have just merged their IT and Web Department and this role will sit within this new team

YOUR NEW JOB...
We are looking for an experienced and talented IT Project Manager to come and help strengthen our projects and delivery across our business. This is an exciting time to join us with many IT transformation and development projects in the pipeline.

As a senior level Project Manager, you will be responsible for the management and successful delivery of multiple projects across all our business in multiple environments.

The IT Project Manager role will include, but not be limited to, the following duties and responsibilities:

*Ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget and scope.
*Ensuring good governance by identifying and mitigating project risks and issues and ensuring good communication.
*Coordinating internal and external resources as part of the project deliverables.
*Developing and maintaining strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
*Identifying business opportunities in addition to the project's scope.
*Implementing lessons learned and sharing best practices.
*Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
*Managing changes in project scope, schedule and costs.
*Ensuring internal governance processes are followed and complied with in the context of each project including following internal sign-off processes are followed.
*Ensuring the maintenance of project plans and regular progress reporting.
*Ensuring project change is managed appropriately including full impact assessment and change approval process.
*Measuring project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques.
*Reporting and escalating to the Head of IT as needed.
*Working with all Departments to ensure projects are completed successfully.
*Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation.

We are looking for someone with a strong background in project management and the following skills-

Excellent project management skills.
Experience with delivering large- and small-scale IT projects.
Proven working experience as a Project Manager in the Information Technology sector.
Experience delivering projects within the financial sector (desirable).
Good understanding of Technical IT systems
Experience with MS Projects and Excel or other project management software.
Familiar with project budgeting and project forecasting.
Flexible; dealing with all areas and different types of work and problems.
Ability to understand and interpret emerging IT technologies and integrate them into the business environment.
Analytical ability to analyse raw data, draw conclusions and develop actionable recommendations.
Strong working knowledge of internal procedures and standards.
Strong knowledge of key regulatory requirements.

Qualifications -
Project management certification(s) (PRINCE2 Practitioner, PMP, CPMP etc)
Agile project management certification(s) (desirable)

WHATS ON OFFER...

Circa £40K Salary
Working hours 8.30am - 5pm
Good benefits package

If you are able to demonstrate the above, have the correct skills and would like to apply please send your CV to .

Due to the volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from the managing consultant within 1 week please assume you have not been short listed.

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