Business Systems Project Manager

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Oct 2019
Closes
28 Oct 2019
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent

Project Manager (Project Management, Prince2, Agile, Waterfall, Stakeholder Management, Development, Design, Finance, Banking, Insurance, Legal, Law, Lean, Six Sigma, Business Change, Service Improvement, IT) - Birmingham - Permanent

Search IT is currently looking for a Project Manager on a permanent basis for our prestigious client based in Birmingham.

Skills/Requirements for the Project Manager:

* Previous experience within a as a project manager
* Prince 2, Agile or an equivalent project management qualification
* Previous Business Analysis training
* Excellent problem analysis, system design, troubleshooting and resolution skills
* Project planning, estimation, requirements gathering and business case writing skills
* 3rd party supplier selection, contracting and management
* Ability to organise, prioritise and plan work to meet deadlines, with high attention to detail
* Proactive team player with a positive approach to work
* Experience of working within a project based environment
* Ability to prioritise and work under pressure
* Ability to use own initiative and communicate at all levels in a way which is appropriate to others including non-technical staff.

The following skills and experience are desirable but not essential:

* Technology-based degree or equivalent
* Database knowledge including SQL server
* IT development knowledge using Microsoft skills
* Knowledge of extranets and their use within professional services
* Delivery of secure B2B information sharing platforms such as Extranets
* Previous experience within a professional services environment

Key responsibilities:

* Liaising with business stakeholders, development team members, 3rd parties, clients and others as required to deliver IT solutions for the business
* Ownership of work breakdown structure, production of estimates, project plans, engineering plans, finances, risk & contingency, scope management and change control
* Preparation of project documentation such as PID, status reports, change control notes, Business Case, BRS, Test and other key documentation.
* Clearly articulate business requirements, business process, delivery plans and the benefit cases for programmes of work
* Identify, contract with and then manage 3rd parties to deliver solutions for the business as necessary.
* Create all necessary project documentation to enable the IT Service team to fully support the solution after the project has concluded.

Start date is ASAP

The Project Manager will be responsible for delivering multiple key projects within the business's IT function, ensuring they are delivered on time and within budget.

Please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to be considered for this position.

Project Manager (Project Management, Prince2, Agile, Waterfall, Stakeholder Management, Development, Design, Finance, Banking, Insurance, Legal, Law, Lean, Six Sigma, Business Change, Service Improvement, IT) - Birmingham - Permanent

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