Project manager - IT Applications

London Permanent £50,000 - £60,000
  • New opportunity to join a dynamic organisation.
  • Global IT transformation strategy

About Our Client

Project manager - IT Applications

My client is a FTSE 250 marketing-led professional services organisation who is wholeheartedly committed to Diversity & Inclusion. Having launched their D&I strategy back in 2012, they hold some of the most prestigious D&I accolades, such as Clear Assured Gold, The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2020 & 2018, Inclusive Companies Top 50 2019, Stonewall Top 100 2018, and are a Disability Confident Employer, a Valuable 500 company as well as being a Race at Work signatory. Our client welcomes all applications.

Job Description

Project manager - IT Applications

My client welcomes applicants from a range of industries and is focused on bringing in talented people.

The Project Manager's deliverables for the role will vary by the project as defined within the PMO Methodology and Project Initiation Document.

For each project assigned, the Project Manager will be establishing, be managing, or executing the following:

  • High-level definition of the project through the production and agreement with stakeholders of a Project Charter.
  • Detailed definition of the project through the production and agreement of a Project Management plan as defined by the organisations' Project Management Methodology.
  • Scope and approach of the project, agreeing changes with the appropriate steering and management groups as defined in the Project Management Plan, and maintaining a record of those changes.
  • The delivery method as agreed with Stakeholders.
  • Relevant governance for the project ensuring stakeholders are updated regularly on progress and can make informed decisions.
  • Financial management of the project and its impact.
  • Escalating to higher-level management when required and communicating issues and risks openly and clearly to all stakeholders.

The Successful Applicant

Project manager - IT Applications

My client has a hybrid working culture and is open to accommodate different working patterns. Please let us know if there is any support you need so that we can ensure you can thrive during the assessment process.

The successful candidate will play an active role in the Applications change team, contributing to continuous improvement, knowledge sharing, and a high-performing team ethic.

  • Direct experience of IT Applications and related project delivery, including business change elements
  • Proven track record in delivering IT Application projects and managing virtual and distributed IT teams (including suppliers and third-party resources)
  • Direct experience in project financial management
  • Good communication skills to effectively manage relationships with external suppliers, internal customers, and senior management
  • Direct experience of working in a global team and proven ability to address issues and challenges associated with global working, varied timezone, and geographical distances.
  • 5+ years of project management experience.
  • Direct experience of commercial management (i.e. contract drafting, contract negotiation, supplier management) in the context of projects.
  • Direct experience in IT systems delivery as a support analyst, business analyst, developer, or tester.
  • Solid understanding and experience of applications in one or more of the following functional areas, specifically CRM, Digital, Back Office (HR, finance, legal), and information management and BI.



My client welcomes candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds. Please let us know if we can help you with the application process in any way. We are more than happy to make any adjustments needed to enable all interested candidates to apply.

What's on Offer

Project manager - IT Applications

Salary Range up to £60k + Company Benefits.

My client is committed to paying people fairly for the role they undertake. They also provide a wide range of benefits to support their employees including well-being programs, an employee Assistance line, the opportunity to buy extra holidays, and a shopping discount offer as part of their flexible benefits scheme.

Contact
Norman Areh
Quote job ref
JN-042021-2555469
Phone number
+44 207 269 2316

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Consultant name
Norman Areh
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2316
Job reference
JN-042021-2555469