|Job Ref:||204686960||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Essex||City:||Colchester||Address:||Post Code:||CO2||Post Date:||15/10/2016 03:54|
GTS Project Manager - Colchester - Salary Negotiable with excellent benefits |
Working for a leading global provider of outsourced business solutions for the automotive industry the Project Manager will be a key member of the Global Technology Services PMO Team, and as such he/she will have the opportunity to work tightly with a team of highly skilled software developers and IT professionals, providing specialised technology to both our internal and external clients. Focused on project execution, this position requires strong partnership across the GTS group, as well as the wider organisation. From handling small change requests to managing large and complex projects from inception through final execution and conclusion, you will be actively involved across the entire product life cycle.
Develop, document and communicate business requirements for each project, with clarity of scope and expected outcomes
Set specific and measurable goals and objectives for a project team
Manage a project team against a work plan
Effectively manage communication and engagement across a global community of stakeholders
Proactively monitor and routinely report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
Identify, collate or create all documentation required during the project phase and for thorough handover
Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project.
Actively seek out process improvement initiatives, with the goal to improve business process cycle times and the overall quality of output/service.
Any other tasks required to support the business from the GTS perspective.
Skills & Experience:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience.
Project Management certification (PMP/Prince2/Agile) preferred.
At least 5 years of experience in project management.
Previous experience in the delivery of software projects within a multinational company is preferred.
Agile project management experience would be advantageous.
Working knowledge of Jira Agile and/or Clarizen project management software is preferred.
Proficiency in all MS Office tools is required
40 hour week with some flexibility required
Flexible working hours, by arrangement
25 days annual leave
Company contributory pension plan
Cash back health care scheme
20 days full pay sick days (after three months service)
Salary exchange childcare vouchers
Car salary exchange scheme
Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful