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Project Manager

We are continuing to support the UK Governments response to Covid 19 involved in a series of Projects in flight. We are now looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our client on an initial 6 month contract.

INSIDE IR35 | £475 - 550 /Day | Immediate Start

You will be a high energy, proactive individual with the skills and experience to deliver complex projects with a large number of internal and external stakeholders. You will have operated at a senior level in project delivery environment and understand the ingredients for successful project delivery, particularly in the commercial space.

With a strong PPM leadership and delivery background at a senior level, you will have extensive experience of planning, dependency management, dynamic and insightful reporting, stakeholder management and delivery.

Responsibilities

  • Delivery - Create and lead the project to deliver the agreed outcomes within time, cost and quality constraints.

  • Project Management - Day to day management of the project and the project team. Provide effective leadership and management controls. Set project controls. Design the project structure and organisation appropriate to stage. Set appropriate delivery methodologies. Manage effective transition between project phases.

  • Stakeholder Management -build consensus across a large and diverse range of internal and external stakeholders across the supply chain, successfully managing engagement and communications to ensure buy-in, bringing in senior level support when required.

  • Risks & Issues -take tangible action to ensure strategic and operational risks and issues are identified, prioritised, assessed, and appropriate mitigating actions developed, implemented and monitored throughout the life of the project. They will also ensure senior stakeholders and specialists are engaged where appropriate.

  • Governance - Support effective governance and decision making and work closely with the Programme Management Office in this respect. Provide reporting and engage in mechanisms that hold you, as Project Manager, to account for delivery.

  • Assurance - Engage with assurance reviews and support action on recommendations. Organise assurance processes such as gateway reviews, as required.

  • Change Management - Ensure effective Change Management processes are in place to agree and document changes to deliverables as agreed with stakeholders. Work closely with the Change Manger to effectively deliver.

  • Guidance & Support - Provide support, guidance and coaching for the project team where necessary. Promote effective individual and team performance.

  • Project Performance & Controls - Cascade vision and translate into delivery objectives for the team. Develop and maintain Project Plan. Identify and set appropriate Project Controls. Manage performance and report progress to sponsors.

If you are interested please apply now.

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