|Job Ref:||204621947||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Glamorgan||City:||Cardiff||Address:||Post Code:||CF10||Salary:||£40000 - £50000/annum||Post Date:||05/10/2016 03:40|
Project Manager (Software) // Global Organisation // £40,000 - £50,000 // Cardiff |
My client, a global and dominant organisation are looking to recruit a Project Manager into their existing Projects & Change team. This is an exciting opportunity for an established Software Project Manager to join a company who truly are the market leaders in the world they operate within.
This is an excellent opportunity for a credible project manager with exemplary stakeholder management skills and a proven track record across the delivery of software project management.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
*Facilitate the definition of the project scope, goals and deliverables
*Develop project plans using appropriate tools
*Plan and schedule project timelines
*Define project tasks and resource requirements
*Manage delivery of multiple projects in line with time and cost budget
*Liaise with Heads of Function to ensure optimal resource allocation to the projects
*Track project deliverables.
*Support the project team by removing impediments and promptly escalating issues
*Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
*Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
*Ensure handover to QA and Support
*Carry out post implementation reviews of Projects and evaluate results
*Assist the PMO function to deliver process improvements
The successful candidate will demonstrate the following experience skills and behaviors:
*Track record of successful and timely delivery of IT projects operating within a formal project methodology. Waterfall experience essential, agile useful.
*Demonstrable experience of delivering multiple software projects and CRs able to effectively prioritise workloads to achieve deadlines
*Experience of working with multi discipline teams from 2 -30 people (matrix management of virtual teams).
*Proven analytical and problem solving skills
*Experience of delivering complex change
*Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally
*Ability to professionally facilitate meetings, workshops and discussions to reach end goals.
*Experience of liaising between and with commercial and technical stakeholders.
*Persuasion and influencing skills
*Able to manage uncertainty
*A keen eye for detail and the ability to manage multiple dependencies and conflicting priorities that are competing for resources.
*Awareness of ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) and IT & Data Security Standards, PRINCE 2 or similar
*Knowledge of/experience in working with different software delivery models ie waterfall and agile.
*Display a 'can do' attitude - ie lead by example
*Project management professional qualifications (e.g. Prince 2, APM, RAID, Critical path etc.)
This truly is a fantastic opportunity for a hungry, ambitious and forward thinking PM.
For more details and to receive a full job description, please apply immediately.
Project Manager (Software) // Global Organisation // £40,000 - £50,000 // Cardiff
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