IT Project Manager - Data Warehousing

Maclean Moore Ltd
High Wycombe, UK
18 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a large retail organisation based in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire is looking to recruit an IT Project Manager to work on a data and integration projects, liaising with external vendors and internal stakeholders to manage the design, build, testing and implementation of new systems and enhancements to existing systems.

What you will be doing
  • Ensure all projects are delivered on time, to budget, and meeting all quality targets.
  • Establishing the project plan baseline, defining project scope and securing the necessary resources and plans for each phase.
  • Managing risks, issues and dependencies. Identifying and removing roadblocks.
  • Driving project execution and managing the change control process, conflicts and escalations.
  • Monitoring the project budget and managing finances by ensuring accurate forecasts and financial system monitoring.
  • Ensuring business and system releases delivered by the project are simple and easy to use.
  • Engaging stakeholders and ensuring on-going project alignment with business strategy and governance processes.
  • Managing 3rd party suppliers. Investigating, resolving and escalating problems.

What we are looking for
  • Significant experience managing multiple IT projects, including budgets over £1m.
  • Good grounding in traditional Project Management governance practices.
  • Experience of delivering Data Platform / Data Warehouse projects is required
  • Exceptional stakeholder management and communication skills; able to inspire and influence teams and senior execs alike.
  • Ability to prioritise and rationally escalate issues.
  • Advanced to expert level leadership and general management skills, including conflict resolution capabilities and outstanding negotiation skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, assign and manage work activities, meet deadlines and develop project management reporting in a timely and effective manner.
  • A good team player who works well in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodologies and tools: Scrum, Kanban, Jira, Confluence

If you are interested, please apply promptly and we will contact you to discuss further.

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