Transition and Project Manager
Join us as a Transition & Project Manager! If you are looking for a challenge that stretches your talents and you want to make a real difference in people's lives, come and help us support the digital transformation of the UK. We need project managers to work with high profile public and commercial clients, delivering improvements to complex systems that make the everyday simpler.
At CGI you'll be a member not an employee and you'll find a friendly, collaborative environment where your ambition is rewarded. Tempted?
If the answer is yes, we require a hands-on Project Manager, to work on with our public sector client on large transformation programmes based in the Scottish Borders. Apply today and find out how CGI can match your career ambitions.
Due to the nature of the role all candidates must either hold already or be willing and eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to at least SC level.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As a Transition and Project Manager you'll be the person assigned to be responsible for the achievement of the project objectives. You will lead, direct and manage all aspects of the project, such as scope, effort, cost, quality, resources, communications, risks, procurement, as well as the project deliverables. Our Project Managers also plan and deliver the project/work-package to time, budget and quality in accordance with both the contract and internal CGI Management Frameworks. You will also be required to guide and mentor other team members on programmes of work, and there will be ample opportunity for you to develop your project management career within our teams.
You will manage change, identify risk and manage challenges by influencing external (e.g. client/partner) and internal (e.g. team and management) stakeholders; challenges deviations from agreements with members, suppliers or customers.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
In order to join us as a Transition and Project Manager you will need to be able to demonstrate a record of accomplishment of successful project delivery within a large infrastructure programme, ideally with a public sector client. Your application should clearly demonstrate what you have delivered and achieved in your project management career to date. You will have demonstrable experience of financial and budgetary management and must be comfortable in a client-facing role. Excellent communication skills are vital from both a verbal and written perspective.
Any professional Project Management accreditations and/or qualifications such as Prince2 or PMI's PMPA would be a distinct advantage.
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
CGI is an equal opportunity employer.
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