Project Manager Opportunity - Leading FS Company - Surrey

£60,000 | Redhill | Permanent

Posted 15 days ago


Project Manager Opportunity - Leading FS Company - Surrey

Our client, a leading and well know name within the financial services industry are looking for an experienced Project Manager. The Project Manager will work within the Business Change function in IT and will be responsible for the successful delivery of assigned projects to time and budget. The job holder will be responsible for ensuring that the project governance framework is adhered to and will be responsible for all components of the project delivery to include progress reporting to the sponsor and other key stakeholders.

Your responsibilities will include;

Plan and implement small to medium projects and changes
Help define project scope, goals and deliverables
Manage budget
Allocate project resources
Create schedule and project timeline
Track deliverables
Monitor and report on project progress
Present to stakeholders reports on progress as well as problems and solutions regarding delivery
Implement and manage scope change when required/approved
Manage the transition of the project into business as usual service as part of an agreed service transition plan
Evaluate and assess the results of the project which may include 'lessons learned' as well as benefits realisation assessments

Your experience will include:

- Strong practical experience in a similar role with demonstrable experience of successfully delivering diverse projects to time and budget
- Experience of successfully delivering IT technical projects (application development, Software as a Service and infrastructure) and a good understanding of IT service delivery is essential
- Proven experience delivering projects utilising internal, external, 3rd party and outsourced resources across a multi-sourced supply chain essential
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills
- Excellent influencing and collaboration skills
- Demonstrated initiative and commitment for results and the ability to set priorities and manage multiple initiatives
- Ability to adjust to changing priorities whilst multitasking effectively
- Solid work ethic with attention to detail
- PRINCE2 Practitioner (or equivalent)
- ITIL familiarity (or equivalent) would be an advantage

In return you will receive a salary of between £50,000 and £60,000, plus a range of benefits which include; 27 days holiday, PMI and a a discretionary performance related bonus.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.