IT Technical Project Manager
IT Technical Project Manager – Winchester- 6 months contract- £400 a day umbrella
Our client are a large public sector organisation currently looking for an IT Project Manager to manage and successfully deliver large and often complex IT solutions to fulfil organisational business requirements, in line with corporate and departmental IT strategy.
Working in a fast paced IT delivery organisation your main responsibilities will be to:
-Manage and successfully deliver projects, ensuring in line with agreed standards, providing fit for purpose solutions within time, quality and budget constraints
-Successfully manage project stakeholders and communications developing strong relations with the key stakeholders and project board members
-Demonstrate strong control of the project delivery, agreeing and managing projects tolerances, utilising project standards and tools to ensure clear governance and plans
-Manage projects for a variety of customers and partners and often a range of projects concurrently
-Manage any project risks, providing appropriate controls and escalation and contain issues to avoid escalation from key stakeholders.
-Work with programme and portfolio managers, other project managers, technical leads and customers to ensure dependencies on other projects are identified and managed
-Provide quality assurance and monitor performance of projects, providing reports to senior management/members as required
-PRINCE2 Practitioner (or equivalent)
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualities:
-Confidence – able to command authority naturally;
-The ability to ask good questions and listen to stakeholders – to care about excellent communication and build valuable relationships;
-Good negotiation skills with the ability to resolve conflicts by finding the win-win scenarios for everyone;
-Be cool under pressure and carry on getting things done;
-Ability to quickly understand the environment we’re working in and become a part of the culture.
-A determination to achieve the best results;
-Have a positive outlook and look forward to going to work
The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in delivering projects utilising the following technologies:
-Network Infrastructure changes
-Microsoft Office 365
-Windows Server 2016
-Azure Active Directory
Interviews to take place face to face on 15th and 17th May, expected start date of 29th May.
For further information and to apply please call Victoria at STR on 02392 322309 and email a copy of your up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.