Project Manager, Wheatley, £50,000pa plus bonus & benefits:
An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager to join an award-winning Microsoft Gold Partner software consultancy based in the Wheatley area of Oxfordshire. Over the last 20 years, this business has gone from strength to strength and has delivered a range of software consultancy services to customers across several industry sectors. Their services range from software consultancy, development, devops, hosting and testing. This Project Manager role can be worked remotely for 4 days per week, it has flexible working hours, an annual bonus scheme, discounted gym membership, retail discounts, pension, holiday, social events and more.
This Project Manager role will sit within the Project Delivery team, managing all clients and projects within our engagement process. You will be responsible for the management of projects and Agile meetings. Focusing on meeting project commitments, including communications with clients, the team and other stakeholders, monitoring progress and effective problem solving. In this role you will ensure the delivery of projects upholding and enhancing our reputation for innovative, quality solutions for our clients. This is so much more than a pure Project Manager role.
The successful Project Manager will possess 3-5 years Project Management experience, and you will be looking to step up to a Senior Project Manager or Programme Manager position within the next 6-12 months or so. You will be taking on line-management responsibilities, so the ability to lead and manage is essential for this role. You will quickly become the Head of Project Deliver's second in command as this business embarks on an exciting growth strategy.
You will also need to think creatively, deliver excellent customer experience, care about what you do, make it happen, and enjoy building partnerships. Other key skills and experience:
* Skilled in Agile methodology
* Ambitious to grow career taking on more responsibility going beyond project ownership
* Overall project lifecycle - ensuring delivery on time, on budget and to client satisfaction
* Project management for the entire software development lifecycle for web based and mobile applications to a variety of different clients in a range of market sectors
* Experienced in client stakeholder management as well as colleague stakeholder management
* Tracking and management of project progress
* JIRA management (updating, sprint and backlog management)
* Updating internal and external information sources
If you're a Project Manager looking to take the next step in your career, combining project management and the management of staff, then please send MARS Recruitment a copy of your CV.
MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven't heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.
MARS Recruitment is a specialist Engineering & IT recruiter working in partnership with companies across the UK and offers services of both an Employment Business (for Temporary/Contract roles) and an Employment Agency (for Permanent roles)