This is a remote position.
Project Manager - Outside IR35
As a Project Manager you will be responsible for leading complex, multiple workstream programmes across a number of sectors including, Financial Services, and Government.
The role requires a seasoned and experienced project manager in the infrastructure space who not only has experience of being able to get into the detail but also manage upwards at Director and Partner level stakeholders where they will need to be competent and robust enough to present at Steering Committee level.
Ultimately you will report to the Director of Delivery within the team, but your primary customers will be the Technology leadership team.
You will not only be expected to ensure that the portfolio of work reaches its target outcome but also will be responsible for upholding the correct governance and project management standards.
Be on point as a point of escalation for the team as well as the senior sponsoring stakeholders
Provide a consolidated portfolio view of the existing infrastructure projects to provide a summary view of how transformations are progressing.
Play an assurance role across all the infrastructure projects ensuring project management hygiene and project governance is being adhered to
Coach the organisation and key stakeholders relating to the benefits and advantages of relevant programme/project methodologies, thereby contributing towards the overall organisation's maturity.
A track record of delivering complex LAN/WAN/Contact Centre and Data Centre transformation Programmes technology programmes on time and on budget
Project Management experience in one or more of the following technologies/platforms; Microsoft Azure, AWS and Google cloud infrastructure, Azure Integration Services, networks, storage
Have an industry recognised project management qualification,
Expert in the use of standard project management tools
Budget management experience
The ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision, handle quickly changing priorities on multiple projects, and be capable of managing resources to achieve maximum results
A history of building solid relationships with senior stakeholders including customers and teammates
Experience interfacing with a customer's C-level executives and senior internal stakeholders
Commercial in engagement style and thought, a good negotiator
Excellent leadership qualities and a passion for technology