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Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcestershire, England
Industry:
Salary: Up to £42000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH30368_1653409836
Contact Name: Alex Devlin
Contact Email: alex.devlin@talentinternational.com
Job Published: May 24, 2022 17:30

Job Description


Senior Project Manager
Talent International
Worcestershire
£42,000 Per Annum (2 year fixed term contract)
Hybrid Working

Are you a project focused individual that wants to manage projects from initial concept to implementation? Do You want to provide expert technical support throughout the delivery phase of the project?

Responsibilities:

  • To support the Programme Manager to embed Project Management Office
  • standards in the delivery of projects.
  • To provide technical support including tools and techniques to project
  • managers to identify and plan resource requirements both internal and
  • external of the organisation in the delivery stage of projects.
  • To provide technical support in ensuring projects are within budget, and
  • project parameters, supporting Project Managers in their responsibility for
  • decisions on changes and subsequent alterations to the financial structure
  • within projects in delivery.
  • To provide technical support including methods and approaches to project
  • managers in undertaking performance assessments and addressing issues
  • and using corrective actions as necessary in the delivery phase of a project. To ensure benefits management is an integral part of all projects from the
  • outset, and that benefits are identified, planned and measured.
  • To manage, co-ordinate and direct resources assigned to a project on a day
  • to day basis to deliver the projects objectives.
  • To regularly report upon project progress to key stakeholders (Programme
  • Manager, Business Leads etc), ensuring that issues are raised in a timely
  • manner.
  • To be responsible for stakeholder engagement and actively engage all key
  • stakeholders in the delivery of projects, ensuring compliance with Home Office and other statutory guidance.
  • To provide technical advice and approaches to Project Managers, when a project is in delivery, to assess and capture risks and issues, ensuring appropriate mitigating and escalation approaches.
  • To liaise with consultants and contract resources as authorised in accordance with procurement policies and procedures and providing regular reports on all project matters to Business leads.
  • To attend and represent the programme manager at relevant team and project meetings.


Key Skills:

  • Ability to interpret and extract information from a variety of sources, and create well presented, accurate, concise documentation, demonstrating attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate excellent negotiation, influencing and communication skills and all levels internal and external of the organisation
  • Demonstrate excellent organisational/time management skills and the ability to work calmly and professionally under pressure.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite, including MS Project.


Knowledge:

  • Possession of a professional Project Management qualification by examination (preferably Office Government & Commerce/Association) Prince 2 Foundation and Practitioner and/or demonstrable substantial expert professional level experience of delivering complex project management.
  • Educated to degree level (Level 6) or equivalent.