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Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: TBC
REF: 13288/001
Contact Name: Danny Sturgeon
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

I am currently in the market seeking an IT Project Manager to work for a leading organisation based in Leeds.

Role purpose

You will be responsible for the successful delivery of allocated IT projects within the IT Programme - managing time, risks, issues, budget and other resources accordingly. To ensure acceptance criteria are captured and met throughout the lifetime of the project and that KPI's are met during the delivery stages.

Key Responsibilities & Duties

  • Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department.

  • Proactively manage and update the project documentation (RAID log)

  • Identify and manage project risk informing key business and IT stakeholders

  • Build effective relationships with all relevant stakeholders including pre, during and post transition;

  • Maintain appropriate governance on IT projects

  • Management of the project budget

  • Set-up and lead regular project status updates & meetings

  • Understand business requirements (including capture where necessary) and translating requirements into service strategy, service design and operational plans;

  • Provide support and guidance at IT project related workshops and technical support, input and guidance to new technology initiatives;

Experience Required

  • PRINCE2/APMP Practitioner

  • Knowledge of full Software Development Life Cycle

  • Must have experience of Agile & Waterfall

  • Previous project management experience

  • Good planning, organisation and communication skills

  • MS Office, Project and Visio experience

  • Microsoft Project training/certification

  • Must be a driver as regular travel is required

This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation and as such comes with an excellent salary & benefits package.

Please apply ASAP for immediate consideration