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Project Manager (IT Projects)

Location: EXETER, DEVON Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Technology Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 6
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3107228
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Manager (IT Projects) to embark on an initial six month contract with my reputable client based at their Headquarters in Exeter.

My client are currently undertaking a large programme of technology and business change delivery, improving their data products and services. Robust PM required to focus on planning, tracking & managing tasks and coordinating with relevant departments to ensure activities are delivered to time and budget.

If successful you will be responsible for planning (ensuring resources are available and timescales are achievable), managing & tracking the overall delivery of several work streams whilst managing dependencies with other projects and ensuring adherence to corporate processes and standards for project delivery. You will direct and motivate the project team to ensure tasks are completed in line with the project plan and required standards. You will work with the Technical Leads to co-ordinate the activities of the team to support the overall rollout. You will monitor, verify and forecast project progress, finances and risks to identify any points affecting the project delivery or achievement of the business case, initiating corrective action where necessary. You will also build and manage relationships with all stakeholders to ensure all decisions are focused on achievement of the business case. You will lead on the development of all communications around the implementation of the project and capability rollout across the organisation. You will also manage the engagement of third party bought-in-services to support the implementation & rollout.

To be successful you will be Prince II (Practitioner) or APM certified (or willing to gain said qualifications) and at least five years’ experience managing medium complexity projects and associated budgets. You will possess demonstrable track record of delivering on time and to customer requirements (ideally to multiple business change projects). You will also be able to evidence a proven ability to proactively manage risks and issues and reach solutions with effective outcomes.

Please note this role is subject to Security Clearance.

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