Project manager

London Temporary £59,000 - £61,700
  • Big G15 Housing association
  • Housing management system

About Our Client

G15 Housing association

Job Description

Overseeing the portfolio of business IT projects, monitoring their progress and reporting on the overall portfolio to ensure business expectations are managed

· Directly managing specific projects, with responsibility for the matrix management of the resources from both IT and the Business to make sure implementations are both timely and


· Provide expertise and leadership in project management methodologies and processes ensuring projects are managed using Prince2 (Practitioner) or other suitable recognised

approach, e.g. Agile PM

· Providing expert knowledge and support to both internal and external resources to ensure effective and consistent delivery

· Work closely with Business Partners to help specify, develop and deliver appropriate systems to the various areas of the business

· Attend/contribute/run project boards and/or steering groups to ensure projects are managed with the main business stakeholders in consistent manner.

· Ensure risks, issues and dependencies are being recorded, monitored and proactively managed to minimise disruption to successful delivery

· Manage and provide guidance to third party project managers engaged to deliver IT business projects

· Determine project requirements and identify and secure team members and project resources

· Work closely with Suppliers, Business Systems Support Team, Infrastructure Team and end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction

· Ensure completion of deliverables and adherence to timelines

· Analyse and resolve issues that have the potential to jeopardise performance and/or ability to meet agreed upon deliverables

· Provide change control for scope revisions

· Create, maintain, analyse interfaces and critical dependencies. Regularly communicate the project/programme plan and its progress

· Provides regular project status report to client and project teams on progress and issues and keeping the wider organisation informed via the intranet

· Conduct post-implementation review, comparing requirements / deliverables to results and identifying any follow up actions and lessons learned

· Manage the project budget during the programme lifecycle

· Manage project communications via various channels including The Hub and Workplace

· Manage large teams including developers, Business Analysts/Partners, external suppliers and contractors, business resources, etc

The Successful Applicant

· Demonstrable track record of successful implementation of small to medium scale Technology projects

· Previous history of managing project budgets of up to £1M

· Articulate, excellent verbal and written communication

· Substantial familiarity of managing service delivery through 3rd parties

· Excellent working knowledge of system development processes

· Excellent communication skills coupled with high levels of energy and motivation

· Ability to work in a team and on own

· Able to make decisions under sometimes challenging circumstances.

· Identify system improvement opportunities and undertakes application development and configuration to ensure that solutions are to standard and easily supportable

· Assist with continuous process improvement and provide insights into best practices.

What's on Offer

Large G15 housing association

Thahir Ahmed
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2143

Job summary

Contract type
Consultant name
Thahir Ahmed
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2143
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