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Project Delivery Manager

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Recruiter: Rushworths
Listed on: 25th June
Location: Reading / Home based
Salary Notes: Competitive base + benefits
Type: Contract
Start Date: asap

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Project Delivery Manager with strong delivery and project management skills in the Content landscape, SharePoint migrations, a committed customer advocate. Liaising with customers in Europe & the US. Agile scrums. SharePoint Online / M365, C#, Azure, Cloud platforms.

Proventeq is a Microsoft Gold Partner and a Microsoft Preferred Partner for Content Services, content migration and digital workplace solutions. With offices in the UK, US, UAE and India, our client is uniquely positioned to be able to develop and deploy best-in-class capabilities for their international enterprise customers across several sectors. Proventeq's flagship product "Migration Accelerator" will soon be joined by a new product line Content Insights and Intelligent Migration using AI / Machine Learning.

2021 has brought an expansion in business growth and people. If you are a dynamic and experienced Project Delivery Manager with strong technical skills in the Content landscape with SharePoint migration experience, a committed customer advocate who can increase customer satisfaction as well as strengthen project delivery across teams in the UK and India, then this is a great time to join a global but nimble and innovative team.

Managing the Project Delivery team, your primary tasks will be ensuring regular customer communication as the first point of contact, project management and governance running multiple programmes, end to end customer migrations, addressing reliability issues, tracking metrics and managing budgets. You will also manage internal projects, new product initiatives. Detailed responsibilities will include:

  • Building and maintaining sound relationships with all clients and internal stakeholders
  • Evolving & implementing best practice project management standards
  • Identifying and agreeing customer requirements, putting project plans and SOWs in place
  • Delivering multiple programmes, end to end migrations
  • Maintaining strong governance for Proventeq deliverables into multiple client stakeholders
  • Leading the project delivery team, managing conflict, and ensuring the team's processes and tasks are carried out efficiently
  • Working closely with the Proventeq offshore delivery manager to deliver cross regional projects
  • Managing budgets, metrics, assessing customer feedback and improving delivery

You will need, along with a degree level education and PM & Agile certifications;

  • A strong project management background with solid project delivery experience to external customers and a knowledge of SharePoint migrations is important
  • A background in Microsoft 365, SharePoint, Cloud platforms (Azure, AWS), .Net, Java based application/products
  • Complex, cross sector delivery experience, finance or public sector
  • Able to run Agile scrums & troubleshoot technical delivery issues
  • The ability to liaise with client stakeholders and develop project plans and roadmaps

Softer skills will include strong interpersonal and communication skills; sound leadership skills for on and offshore teams, an enthusiastic, collaborative, resourceful, methodical and can do approach. A commitment to customer delivery is a must with excellent prioritisation and personal organisation skills and the ability to gain the support of others and manage and influence expectations.

The office base will be Reading, however, currently you will need to be able to work from home. Contract role initially moving to permanent employment.

To find out more about this interesting opportunity, please send your CV and reasons for applying to Rushworths.