Project Manager

£55,000 | Hove | Permanent
Posted 11 days ago

Project Manager

Our client who are a leading and reputable name within the financial services industry requires a Project Manager.

Job Duties
Takes end to end responsibility for the delivery of up to 2 medium complex projects or a small project portfolio, establishing and maintaining the correct structures to control and monitor the deliverables to the business to realise the benefits as defined in the Business Case.

Leads project planning, scheduling, controlling and reporting activities ensuring that comprehensive project, quality, and risk plans are prepared and maintained and issues are actively managed through to their successful resolution.

Delivers effective communication to all interested parties including stakeholders and Senior Managers to support effective decision-making and manage the smooth and integrated delivery of projects. Understands the impact the project has on the Business Unit and strives to lessen the impact to a minimum possible in close cooperation with Senior Business Managers.

Manages third party relationships ensuring that dependencies are identified and managed and deliverables are achieved, as defined in the project’s Initiation Document and without incurring unnecessary cost or delay to the project.

Determines, monitors, and reviews all project economics, including costs, staffing requirements, project resources, and project risk, ensuring that there are appropriate and effective governance arrangements, supported by appropriate reporting.

Ensures that project control procedures are in place, and actively used to assess the effect risks, issues, assumptions and change has on costs, timescale and/or resource needs and reports these to project sponsors.

Identifies, secures and manages project resources to achieve project and organisational objectives in line with the project schedule, approved funding and within expected quality and timescales.


Skills Required

Project Management Delivery Experience - Strong experience of project delivery.

Decision Making - Understands the principles of decision discretion and agrees with sponsor the appropriate thresholds.

Project Management Methodology- Is proficient in the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of projects from initiation through to implementation. Example: PRINCE2 or APM.

Budgets-Is proficient in the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the preparation and monitoring of budgets to minimise costs and ensure cost-effectiveness

Ability to manage Stakeholders is key for this role.

Experience within insurance or banking is desirable.

The successful candidate will receive a salary of between £45,000 and £55,000, plus you will rewarded with an extensive range of benefits which include including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days' holiday (plus one day after two years), private medical insurance, performance related bonuses

For more information about this role, please contact:

Scott Carey

scott.carey@itqtesting.com
01892 553 243

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