£350 - £386 per day
about 1 month ago
6 months +
Project Managers x 3 - Third Party Management
+ 6 month initial contract roles
+ Fully remote/home based
+ 3 roles available
+ £350 to £385 per day
+ Inside IR35
+ 3+ Years in IT Project Manager
+ Third Party Management experience
Leads one or more medium sized projects with moderate complexity. Assists in managing aspects of larger programs. Assists defining requirements and designing and implementing project modifications and development. Recommends changes or alternate paths as appropriate. Possesses strong skills in core project management competencies (planning, risk and financial management, stakeholder management, team leadership).
Creates and implements project definitions, schedules, budgets, and objectives for one or more medium sized projects of low to moderate complexity. Prepares detailed statements of work and gains concurrence and approval from stakeholders regarding various project aspects and adjusts accordingly. Participates in delivery assurance reviews to ensure adherence to project management policies and procedures.
Assists in the staffing of projects. Organises project team members to ensure communication and understanding of deadlines, assignments and objectives. Participates in work as applicable.
Manages costs, schedules and quality by overseeing project deliverables. Ensures schedule and budget are met. May revise as appropriate.
Performs ongoing review of project status; identifies possible project risks. Recommends and implements risk mitigation solutions as approved and as appropriate.
Works in conjunction with team members and stakeholders to manage changes to technical requirements, business requirements and schedule of the project. Provides input on possible changes needed based on current project status.
Knowledge & Skills:
Proven experience managing medium to large scale projects end to end - at least 3 years preferred
Formal certification in recognized Project Management qualification such as PRINCE 2 Practitioner, Managing Successful Programs or PMP preferred but not essential
Bachelor's degree in business administration, information technology, engineering or related field preferred
Experience working with project management methodology such as Catalyst including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices
Experience working with client vision, business objectives, and critical success factors
Experience working with delivery assurance principles and appropriate procedures relevant to area
Experience working with techniques and approaches related to the architecture, development, integration, and deployment of project phases