IT Project Manager (PMO, Agile, Software Applications)(37295160)

Wilmslow

Permanent

Fantastic Package, Home Working

This superb, full time role for Project/Delivery Manager is responsible for management of software/applications based projects throughout their full life-cycle – this includes defining/using the project methodology, risk assessment, project governance and documentation.

You will engage with customers, prospective customers, vendors and other key stakeholders to ensure that roles & responsibilities, project risks and project trackers are updated, communicated and any breach of tolerances are escalated as appropriate.

ROLE:

  • Accountable for the implementation and continuous improvement of the Project Management for our client – including the adoption of PMO and Agile approaches
  • Lead internal and external project meetings including post implementation reviews
  • Ensure the smooth transition of projects from pre-sales into deployment and support, ensuring that customer satisfaction regarding project delivery remains at or above target
  • Help drive the implementation of Agile/PMO processes
  • Actively managing risks and issues, liaising with customers and teams to achieve positive outcomes
  • Ensuring that all ISO and data protection policies are followed, and risks escalated as appropriate
  • Adherence to all policies and procedures

IDEAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Proven track record (2 years +) in managing IT projects for complex applications on modern architecture
  • Will be interacting with external customers strong communication skills essential – will be scheduling releases, testing support and rolling out with the customer
  • PMO experience desirable
  • AGILE with some Waterfall so a blend of both is preferred
  • Proven project management track record in successfully implementing projects for sometimes complex, mission-critical applications on modern architecture
  • Experience of effectively using a recognised project management methodology, including setting the relevant governance to control the project and actively manage RAID throughout the project life cycle
  • Ability to focus the project team on what is most important to the delivery of products and services

BENEFITS:

  • Group Life and Income protection schemes
  • Onsite parking
  • Remote/home working
  • Flexible working hours
  • Few minutes’ walk from Wilmslow town centre and train station
  • Working in an ethical, values driven business
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays, accrual system in place beginning after 3 years
  • Casual work environment
  • Pension scheme (5% employee, 5% employer)
  • Life insurance
  • Pluralsight account

If you meet the above criteria and would like to find out more, please contact Jackie Dean at Jumar ASAP – our client can interview NOW!

Job Information

Job Reference: 37295160
Salary:
Salary From: £35000
Salary To: £40000
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Wilmslow
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Software Project Manager, Delivery Manager, Agile, Waterfall, PMO

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