Project Manager - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Bristol, England

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Project Manager

6 months initially (potential to extend)

Based in Bristol - Remote Working Available

DV Cleared

£450 - £550 per day

Inside IR35


  • Accountable for leading the delivery of project(s), programme or portfolio that are large, complex and represent significant benefit / risk to our customers. The delivery will be highly visible and recognisable.

  • Act as a customer champion. Establishes customer needs, uses operational and technical expertise to deliver brilliant experiences by resolving customer issues and delivery quality and timeliness. Understanding the customer business context and the impacts the programme has on successful business outcomesAccountable for delivering projects to contracted service levels.

  • Accountable for setting / agreeing a significant delivery budget and and ensuring that costs do not exceed this.

  • Accountable for customer satisfaction associated with delivery.

  • Accountable for identifying and managing changes in scope - ensuring the appropriate governance is applied.

  • Manages project risk and customers with an ability to use and adapt recognized project management methods and processes depending on elements of the risk profile and governance needs.

  • Ensures the PMO and resourcing functions have clear line of sight of upcoming demand and contract requirements.

  • Works in collaboration with the Practice and Hub Managers, and the Client Services team to ensure consistent delivery to customers.

  • Provide direction to the team on requirements, scope, timescale, cost constraints and quality expectations.

  • Accountable for mobilising the project, programme or portfolio.

The skills you need

  • Highly-developed project management skills with experience of delivering technical solutions to Enterprise customers.

  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.

  • High degree of personal resilience.

  • Commercialy and finiancially astute and able to sieze opportunities to improve profit or new business.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to create a culture of high performance.

  • Ability to manage complexity.

  • Ability to work with complete independence /. Autonomy.

  • Boldness. Ability to remove internal / external barriers.

  • Ability to network and form relationship. Expected to have a good internal network.

  • Great stakeholder management skills. Ability to work with multiple internal and external partners to deliver great outcomes for our customers and business.

  • Negotiation, communication and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to interpret Commercial Contracts and identify area of risk / opportunity.

  • Ability to understand and assess risk.

  • Demonstrate initiative.

  • Ability to connect with our customers and grasp the challenges faced by their business.

  • Role model for other Project Managers.

Experience you would be expected to have

  • Experience as a Project Manager, delivering complex solutions. The value of delivery (Not contract) will typically have been between £5 Million and £20 Million but this should not be viewed as the deciding dimension of this role versus others.

  • Expected to have attained an advanced project management qualification - Prince 2 Practitioner, MSP, APM RPP etc.

  • Working with customers at in leadership roles (i.e. IT Manager, Programme Manager etc.).