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Project Manager
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Recruiter: LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
Listed on: 3rd September
Location: Leeds
Salary Notes: Negotiable
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 103587LB_1567507662_expired
Contact Name: Lucy Bradbury

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Project Manager
6 Months
ASAP Start Date
Leeds
Outside IR35
Rate - Negotiable

Key Accountabilities:
*Manage a variety of cross programme critical Day 1 Readiness, Countdown and Go Live activities, ensuring quality and timely delivery
*Oversee cohesive 'Dress Rehearsal' activities and deliverables including end user ICT set up, solution and process testing, training and Acceptance into Service ("AIS")
*Ensure all aspects of Day 1 People. Process and Technology are in place to support a structured and organised Go Live process
*Embed a series of project and programme level communications supporting Readiness, Countdown and Go Live activities
*Provide key interface to and for numerous projects and programmes
*Engage with key stakeholders, ensuring consistency of key messages
*Create, manage and report on inter-dependant project plans, including robust management of scope, requirements, deliverables, dependencies risks and issues
*Work to update and maintain Project Risk Log, Action Log, Decisions Log, and Issue Register

Essential
*Service Exit, Transition and Readiness project and programme experience
*Management of 'Service Go Live' projects from an Organisational Readiness perspective including experience of ITSM tool sets and associated training
*Strong background in HR, Resource Management and Recruitment (at a project/programme level)
*Vast experience in management of Service, Solution and Technical Architects and Business Analysts deliverables relating to Go Live
*Experience of managing multiple concurrent projects including IT and Service procurement projects
*Ability to create efficient and effective Impact Assessments
*Maintain effective relationship with key stakeholder and third party suppliers
*Strong planning background and experience. Microsoft Project expertise is vital
*Ability to communicate, interact and influence at all levels of the organisation
*Effective communicative skills. Relationship Management is key
*Personable, pro-active and professional
*Excellent written/oral communication skills for reports and presentations including being highly proficient skills in 0365 MS Teams, SharePoint, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable
*Prince 2 or MSP Practitioner/Professional
*Working knowledge of ToGAF, IT4IT, APQC, CoBIT, ITIL and SFIA
*Public Sector Experience


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