Senior IT Project Manager

Chippenham, UK
17 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Becoming a Senior IT Project Manager with Capita Secure Software and Technology:

The Project Management function within Capita Secure Solutions & Services is responsibility for the delivery of IT and business solutions to new and existing customers via teams of experienced Project Managers. This role is responsible for simultaneously managing multiple Projects to ensure all tasks are executed effectively and in accordance with company process/best practise.

What you will do:

Set the Goals and Objectives for the Project within a Project Initiation Document
Creation and management of Project documentation including Quality, Change Management, Information Security and HS&E Plans
Agree the overall project schedule of work including resource requirments
Negotiate for allocation of appropriate resources from across the business
Ensuring all work is properly scoped, planned, costed and risks / issues identified and resolved or mitigated in advance
Ensuring all work is executed in a controlled manner, completed reliably within allocated timescales, systems are handed over to customers / support teams fault free and through life costs are minimised
Manage internal and 3rd party resources on and off site so as to maximise their contribution, including external sub contractors, providing appropriate support and guidance where necessary
Allocate work packages and tasks to relevant individuals, supervise execution of work and managing issues to resolution
Produce and maintain a risk and issue register with respect to delivery of the overall schedule; identify and track associated actions reporting to senior management where appropriate
Management and mitigation of on-going risks and issues and production of contingency plans where necessary
Produce and maintain register of lessons learned
Responsible for timely production of project invoices
Ensure successful project closure and handoverYour experience will include:

Ensure Project Gateway Reviews and key Project milestones are identified, planned and held effectively and in accrodance with quality process to assure Project delivery
Ensure key Engineering milestones are identified, planned and held effectively and in accrodance with quality process to ensure Technical Solutions are in line with requirements
Chair project Checkpoint/Progress Meetings, produce subsequent minutes and progress actionsAbout Capita Secure Solutions & Services Capita Secure Solutions and Services is the UK's leading provider of innovative, secure, resilient products and services for the emergency services, critical responders and national infrastructure providers. Our unique portfolio covers a range of products from supporting records management with our PoliceWorks platform to managing body worn video with EvidenceWorks and transforming control room operations with ControlWorks. Everything we do aims to make the most of assets and resources to help our customers operate efficiently and securely - and joining this team, so will you.

Secure Solutions and Services are part of Capita Plc, a leading UK provider of technology enabled business services. We support and improve the lives of millions of people every day and we can only do this with the right people in place, working towards a shared goal. We encourage an open, honest working environment where everyone can be true to themselves and people are valued for their differences. We're always challenging each other to learn and improve, because we know when we work together we can achieve more and deliver the best that we can. We work across such a huge range of businesses and sectors, that you'll have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in any number of directions.

What's in it for you?

A competitive basic salary
23 days holiday (rising to 27)
Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, the option to buy extra holiday...and plenty more
Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you and your career.

What we hope you'll do next:

Choose 'Apply now' to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you. If you have any questions you'd like to ask before applying, you can contact (url removed)

Capita Resourcing operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of gender identity or gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership

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