Contract Project Manager

£450 per day | Bradford | Contract
Posted 8 days ago

Contract IT Project Managers required

My client is undergoing a large business transformation and upgrade project covering circa 500 sites across the UK

The successful contract Project Manager and Senior Project Manager will be involved within the upgrading of an online / ecommerce platform already operational within the business and enabling the fulfilment and stock ordering systems to be integrated and implemented successfully to the business technology workstreams

To be successful with this role you will have:

?Be an experienced IT Project Manager and/or Senior IT Project Manager with a track record of delivery
?Have drive and ambition to succeed whilst delivering a complex, challenging and user device focused project across c500 stores and sites
? Key but not mandatory to have experience within the Retail sector - highly desirable is Supply Chain and Logistics products
?Must have excellent stakeholder management skills particularly with Senior Management
?Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills
?Demonstrate the ability to work well under pressure
?Can deal with an ever changing and demanding Retail environment and works well with ambiguous and changing requirements
?Can lead their teams to deliver in a challenging multi supplier environment
?Experience of working in both Waterfall and Iterative delivery methodologies
?Have experience of working within different governance frameworks

Key duties will include

Responsible for planning, managing and rolling out new solutions/upgrading existing solution, you will:
? Work across the business, IT and external partners to develop, agree and execute a detailed plan
? Provide Project Management skills in the overall rollout project including defining the implementation strategy, project planning, risks/issues management, stakeholder engagement, resource management, oversight of application, infrastructure, support and business readiness
? Form strong working relationships with Business and IT, matrix managing teams to ensure successful execution of the implementation
? Be responsible for planning and executing cutover rehearsal and back out rehearsal activities
? Direct Management and accountability for their delivery of 2 IT PMs and their teams

Interviews to commence asap

Interquest Group PLC is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Sam Baillie
01423 878 679

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