IT Project Manager - Contract

ATA Recruitment
London (Greater)
07 Dec 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a highly experienced IT / Server Migration Project Manager with extensive experience in Virtualisation? IF the answer is YES then this is the role for you!!!!

Immediate start!
10-12 Months contract
Central London
Market Rate

Summary: My Client is on the hunt for an experienced Project Manager who will be required to have day to day responsibility for the completion of the migration of data and services from their current, out dated servers to a new and more robust technical platform.

My client is in the process of moving their HQ in central London and must complete this project by Autumn/ early winter 2019

This is an opportunity to start a project from inception and manage the Project through to delivery and implementation.


Within this position you will be required to;

Manage the whole project lifecycle
Have responsibility for the planning and execution of activities on time and within budget.
Work closely with internal teams including specialist department Heads of and additional specialist PM’s responsible for different elements of the office relocation.
the delivery of benefits presented in the Business Case.
Ensure the delivery of the agreed outcomes within defined time, cost and quality criteria. Proactively manage project issues and risks including maintenance of detailed risk and issue registers. Facilitate the management of benefits.
Produce and deliver a full range of communication materials, including presentations to stakeholders
Produce required plans (project, stage) and work packages.
Manage the procurement of hardware, software and services including coordination or production of specifications, evaluation of tenders and tender responses and management of the delivery of services or implementation of systems by external third parties.
Ensure that all Service Level Agreements are defined and in place with vendors/suppliers. Ensure that end-users have been trained and all appropriate training documentation is available.
Create highlight reports with progress, risks and issues and ensure that project boards and the management team are kept fully briefed and have the necessary information available to make decisions.
Work closely with internal and external IT service providers to ensure delivery of project objectives within the required timescales. Work closely with other Project Managers to manage dependencies and interfaces between projects.

Qualifying criteria / Essential Experience

Project Management qualification – Prince 2 Practitioner / APMP etc
Quantifiable experience of managing complex IT infrastructure Projects with live 24/7 services.
Experienced in Server Migration Projects
Experienced in Virtualisation.

Interviews to be held ASAP for the right candidate with an immediate start.

If you’re interested in this role please hit APPLY immediately alternatively please contact Katie Townend at ATA Recruitment via either or 02038618413 or (Apply online only)

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