Role details

Senior IT Project Manager

Northampton   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

About Our Client

Headquartered in Northampton, St Andrew's Healthcare are a unique and influential pioneer in mental health, with a reputation grown over 175 years. With sites in Northampton, Birmingham, Essex and Nottinghamshire, St Andrew's Healthcare employ over 4,000 people and provide in-depth expertise in areas such as; trauma, personality disorder, psychosis, autism, learning disability, brain injury and progressive neurological conditions such as Huntington's disease and dementia.

St Andrew's Healthcare are embarking on a period of extensive IT transformation and change as they look to establish world class disciplines in areas such as; Project and Programme Management, Business Analysis, PMO, IT Service, IT Architecture, and IT Development. This will ensure that both the Medical and Nursing service and experience that St Andrew's Healthcare offer their patients continues to push the boundaries and set the benchmark for the Mental Health sector both in the UK and worldwide.

Michael Page Technology are working with St Andrew's Healthcare on an exclusive basis to recruit for a Senior IT Project Manager to join their business.

At St Andrew's Healthcare you can enjoy a special sense of pride and belonging - by helping transform the lives of patients, while shaping the future you want for yourself. You'll be joining a leading charity with a long history, strong reputation and with innovative growth plans, of which IT is pivotal

You'll be part of a team with a shared focus on people not profit; meaning regular reinvestment in IT solutions in order to establish and maintain best in class service. You'll be enabling our mental health experts to deliver truly holistic care, for complex cases via specialist pathways.

St Andrew's Healthcare is a place where you will be challenged and developed at a pace that's right for you- and where amazing things can happen when you take ownership of your career.

Job Description

As part of the Senior IT Project Manager role your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Work as part of a newly formed team in order to build a best in class Project Management capability focused on adding business value and delivering projects to time, scope and budget.
  • Take accountability for the end to end management and delivery of Technology led projects. Projects will include, but not be limited to, MPLS Delivery, Data Centre site moves, Tablet and Application roll outs, Estate set ups.
  • Assign, track and manage budgets between £500,000 and £3 million
  • Identify and manage project resources on a matrix basis, including Business Analysts and Project Support staff.
  • Work closely with Programme Managers to report project progress to senior stakeholders and sponsors
  • Identify and continuously manage project risks and issues, ensuring delivery is not negatively impacted.
  • Ensure that you follow St Andrew's adopted practices and processes.
  • Coach and mentor junior members of the Project Management team to ensure they are progressing and developing within the function
  • Build strong relationships within the business in order to ensure successful delivery of projects and to understand the future pipeline of work.

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in your application for the Senior IT Project Manager role you will:

  • Be able to demonstrate a strong track record of delivering IT projects from inception through to completion.
  • Have demonstrable examples of delivering projects on time and to budget.
  • Be able to show where and how you have turned around failing projects to ensure successful delivery
  • Have a strong technical understanding in order to effectively manage suppliers and IT stakeholders
  • Have strong commercial and financial acumen in order to manage large budgets
  • Be emotionally intelligent with the ability to build strong and lasting relationships with senior business stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate a high attention to detail and the ability to implement and enforce best practice within teams.
  • Be Prince 2 or MSP certified
  • Be Degree educated.

What's on Offer

£50,000-£60,000 + Benefits

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