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Senior Project Manager, Prince 2, Microsoft CRM, Microsoft EPR

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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 28th November 2019
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £60,000 - £70,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 02/12/2019

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Takes full responsibility for the definition, approach, facilitation and satisfactory completion of all medium to large-scale projects.

Client Details

A regulatory body working with business experts, government bodies and consumer groups to capture best practice and structure the knowledge all organisations need to succeed

Description

Senior Project Manager

  • Takes responsibility for the definition, documentation and safe execution of small to medium-scale projects and actively participating in all phases of the project.
  • Identifies, assesses and manages risks and issues which could affect the success of the project.
  • Effectively estimates costs, timescales and resource requirements for the successful delivery of all project to agreed terms of reference.
  • Ensures that realistic project and quality plans are prepared and maintained and tracks all activities against the plan, providing regular and accurate reports to stakeholders, as appropriate.
  • Manages the change control procedure and ensures that project deliverables are completed within planned cost, timescale and resource budgets, and are signed off. Gains agreement for revisions to the project(s) from project sponsors and other stakeholders (e.g. design authority, project board, change authority) as appropriate.
  • Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring that team members are motivated and developing their skills and experience.
  • Ensures that own projects are formally closed and, where appropriate, subsequently reviewed, and that lessons learned are captured, actioned and reported to the appropriate organisational entities for dissemination towards organisational learning and improvement.
  • Carries out business impact assessment
  • Identify gaps in project and implement action plans to close the gaps prior to go-live.
  • Agrees with stakeholders the output and outcomes in the form of a prioritised schedule of activities and necessary commitments prior to going live.
  • Act as a single point of contact for project by maintainig stakeholder engagement.
  • Monitor and reports on suppliers' performance

Profile

Senior Project Manager

  • Expert in Project Management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of relevant system development life-cycles.
  • Proficient in Third Party IT Products and Services
  • Experienced in managing large scale project - C£2m
  • Experienced in managing projects across multiple sectors - Financial services, retail, B2B etc.
  • Proficient in Proof of Concept and Prototyping
  • Experience of managing executive level stakeholders.
  • Proficient in Progress Reporting
  • Proficient in Project Risk Management

Job Offer

Senior Project Manager

  • Salary - £60k - £70k
  • Life Assurance - 4 times your gross salary
  • Annual Leave - leave entitlement for new starters is 27 days per annum
  • tailored employee benefits