Project Manager

Ref No. BHN532373
Salary £70,000 - £80,000/annum
Location Surrey, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

IT Project Manager

  • Navigating a large complex business
  • Owning projects end-to-end
  • Strong project delivery of large-scale projects

Important

Complex IT projects, large-scale project delivery

The Job


IT Project Manager
Permanent | £70 000 - 80 000 | Surrey | Hybrid

We are looking for an IT Innovation Project Consultant (PM) who has a proven track record of:

  • Navigating a large complex business
  • Owning projects end-to-end
  • Strong project delivery of large-scale projects, international experience preferred but not essential



Requirements

Experience

  • Strong consultancy experience including management experience within a competitive environment is beneficial
  • Experience working in professional service environments is required, with management consulting highly preferred (and related skills of problem solving and stakeholder engagement are required)
  • Strong experience in working within a large organisation, multiple stakeholders, and big agencies.
  • 5+ years of project management experience is advantageous
  • 3+ years of experience in the IT/electronics industry is preferable
  • Full project life-cycle experience in digital strategy deployment and use of, e.g., Web-based solutions, Agile development, application development, or digital architecture
  • 5+ years of experience in strategic international business development combined with consulting will be preferable



Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to build, grow and manage relationships with multiple clients and strategic partners
  • A proven negotiator and influencer at all levels with ability to drive decision-making across multiple functions and organizational areas
  • A strategic thinker with high level of business intelligence
  • Strong analytical foundation, must be able to think through complex deal structures with multiple variables and able to pick up new ideas and subject matter quickly
  • Strong project IT management skills with ability to organize project work effectively, reprioritize as new demands/changes arise and to juggle a number of major projects
  • Experienced in requirements gathering and proposal write-ups
  • Proactive, independent and responsible attitude
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to work comfortably in unstructured environments
  • Strong teamwork skills and an engaging and confident professional demeanour
  • Clear oral and written communication skills with the ability to present complex value propositions to client senior executives
  • Knowledge of MS Office Tools (Visio, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Jira, and Confluence
  • Experienced in delivering multiple IT projects



Accountabilities:

  • Ownership of allocated projects from planning through to delivery
  • Identify key project stakeholders and build effective relationships with Online Experience team members
  • Prepare project plans and business requirement documentation
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure critical controls are implemented
  • Complete understanding and control of projects, their status, their requirements, and deadlines
  • Identify risks and recommend plan for contingencies
  • Track and resolves risks, issues, and action items throughout project lifecycle
  • Ensure project activities meet requirements and corporate standards
  • Prepare presentation material and present to senior managers as and when required
  • Manage issues related to business professionally and promptly.
  • Understand solutions and present to the client for business opportunities
  • Identification and development of new business opportunities in the client base
  • Clearly understand the customers' requirements to ensure requirements are fully captured
  • Involvement in meetings and workshops from initiation to delivery.
  • Maintain and form new relationships with multiple decision makers in the client base
  • Produce reports for internal use (weekly, monthly basis)
  • Provide strategic account management for helping customers to achieve their objectives via our IT projects proposing.
  • Work with product management to define product and service offerings that meet customers' needs.



If you meet the minimum requirements, please get in touch so that I can send through the full spec and have a discussion with you.

Lindy Ubsdell
manages this role


 

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