Senior Project Manager - 2-year FTC
Transform the project, sector and workplace, based from home and eventually Cheltenham, salary up to £55k with a market leading pension.
About the Company
Our client, recognised as the leading experts in their field, work with data that impacts the future of the UK economy. They are known for quality, performance and exceptional results. Your opportunity is to join them as the Senior Project Manager during a period of positive transition for them, supporting the Programme Director in leading the complex programme and being an active member of the project leadership team.
About the Role
As the new Senior Project Manager, you will work closely with the Programme Director to deliver and manage the transformation programme and technology workstream. This is a hands-on delivery role working with a multitude of internal and external stakeholders. Success in this role will require effective programme and project management, working with the grain of the existing programme team and within the broader culture of the organisation based on excellent relationships with key stakeholders.
The Senior Project Manager must inspire confidence through clear and effective leadership with an ability to positively influence stakeholders at all levels. You will be able to assimilate new information quickly and have a proven ability to develop and lead teams. You must be able to communicate effectively and absorb domain knowledge quickly to provide effective direction and support.
Programme and Project Management experience in agile and waterfall data and IT projects, utilising in-house and 3rd party teams
Credible leadership of multi-disciplinary teams, and inspires confidence in stakeholders at all levels
Broad range of technical and business knowledge
Excellent rapport and relationship skills, building trust and communicating with clarity, with a broad range of influencing skills underpinned by listening, eliciting contributions from the team and taking them with you
Pro-active, self-starter with strong delivery focus and attention to detail
Management of remote teams
Relevant experience in a data and information environment
Experience of managing budgets
MSP Foundation, Practitioner or Advanced Practitioner Qualification, or equivalent programme management experience in a comparable setting
PRINCE2 Practitioner or Foundation
Market leading pension scheme
25 days holiday
Up to 12 TOIL days per year
Flexible & remote working
Employee loan scheme
Colleague recognition scheme
Wedding / first child gifts
To apply simply send your CV and we will review and make contact with you immediately. Your Talent Solutions is a recruitment company that specialises in projects and programmes