Project Manager - Utilities

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  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £575 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Project Manager

6 month Contract

Inside IR35

Base Location: Edinburgh

Job Description/Duties:
Experienced Project Manager to take on the role of Cutover Manager for a Business Transformation programme; where the billing, CRM and peripheral systems are being replaced, along with a large scale data migration, within the Utilities industry. business transformation programme. The role will project manage all the activities around this process including the migration of legacy data on to the new applications. This includes creating and managing the cutover plan, tracking the cutover readiness activities and managing the teams for the dress rehearsals and the cutover. There will be extensive liaison across multiple parties both internal and external.
Experience of having managed 'big bang' cutovers with data migration activities is required.


  • Candidates must have SDLC experience and managed large cutovers with significant data migration/Water industry experience

  • Cutover management,

  • Project management

  • Transformation programmes

  • Multi-vendor management environment

  • Strong stakeholder engagement / management

  • Confident communicator (written / verbal) comfort 'in the detail'

  • Commercial acumen

Highly Desirable:

  • Utilities billing system replacement

  • Competitive Water Market experience

  • Experience of Gentrack Cloud for Water

  • Experience of RapidXtra