x2 IT Project Manager £500/£550 a day (Inside IR35)

£500 - £550 per day + none



£500/ £550 a day
x2 Senior IT Project Manager (Inside IR35)
A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Project Manager within Design and Engineering (D&E), with a background in the implementation of Data Management Solutions/Systems, has become available.
This role is for a Data Management Solution (DMS) Senior Project Manager to manage the delivery of a dedicated workstream within the overall programme, utilising implementation teams, both offshore and onshore.
Role Responsibility

  • This role is to provide overall project management for the implementation and deployment of the Data Management Solution (DMS) applications within the overall programme. The DMS will be hosted in the AWS Platform.
  • You will be responsible for managing a number of 3rd party suppliers who are contracted to the organisation with a contributing role to the design, development and deployment of the applications.
  • You will liaise with your counterparts across the programme in order to deliver on the strategic priorities of the overall programme, i.e. how the application deployment activity interacts with other Products, Projects or initiatives across the programme and the wider business.
  • You will work closely with the 3rd party development teams both onshore and offshore to ensure that all blockers or issues are being dealt with in a timely fashion.
  • You will support the team in their use of collaboration tools, ensuring good housekeeping and best practice are always maintained. You will also be key in organising those spaces and ensuring the ceremonies of the sprint and planning processes are completed efficiently and on time, where appropriate.
  • This role will require communication with internal and external parties, so you should be able to communicate clearly, both formally and informally with your direct team, counterparts, and stakeholders. This role will require working closely with other project managers in order to coordinate and align the application deployment activity with the overall programme roadmap.
  • You will support the Programme Manager and the Solution Director in dealing with stakeholders and dependencies.

Are you the right candidate?

  • Demonstrable professional development with a recognised project management qualification such as Prince2 or MSP.
  • Extensive relevant experience working on projects/programmes, and a substantial period (s) of managing projects to successful outcomes, leading teams, planning, problem solving, progress monitoring, managing risk, and budget or resource responsibility.
  • Working knowledge of the project lifecycle, products, techniques and methodologies and approaches and the understanding of how to best apply to the situation.
  • Excellent and well-practiced communication (verbal, written, listening), inter-personal and influencing skills with the ability to bridge specialism and business through user-friendly language.
  • Ability to effectively deal with difficult stakeholders, navigate ambiguous, changeable, and complex environments and achieve desired outcomes.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, including MS Project, and MS PowerPoint, with experience in manipulating data to make it meaningful for different audiences.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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