IT Project Manager

Recruiter
ITSS Recruitment Ltd
Location
York, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1242388547
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IT Project Manager

Are you a talented IT Project Manager looking for his next role ? Well look no further because I am working with a family orientated company based just outside of York.

They are looking for a candidate to come and help strengthen projects and delivery across the board. business. This is the perfect time to join as there are so many IT transformation and development projects in the pipeline.

DUTIES

*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.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* The successful Project Manager will have a strong background in project management (3-5 years commercial exp. Minimum)
*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

Qualifications:

* Project management certification(s) (PRINCE2 Practitioner, PMP, CPMP etc)
*Agile project management certification(s) (desirable)
* Scrum (desirable)

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