IT Project Manager Job, Battersea

Agile IT Project Manager

The Technology Senior Project Manager’s role is to ensure the successful delivery of large and complex projects in a controlled environment

* Create and maintain appropriate project documentation

* Work with Customers to establish project scope and requirements

* To create transition plans in collaboration with Support teams to enable the effective operation of changes

* Enable appropriate coordination and communication across the project delivery team.

* Escalate relevant risk and issues to Head of Technology Programme

* Ensure that project budgets are agreed, monitored and reported against

Project Leadership

* Provide guidance and leadership to the Programme team to enable them to successfully undertake projects.

* To assist the Head of Technology Programme in the research and development of the Project and Programme Management Methodology

* To provide guidance and assistance to Technology teams in delivering discrete work packages

* To assist in the training and development of Project Manager’s within the Programme team

Project Delivery

* To understand and define the Business Benefits for each project.

* To define, develop and manage Quality across the project.

* Regularly report on project progress to Head of Technology Programme and to Programme Owners

* Ensure the effective communication of changes to those affected

* Provide effective communication to senior stakeholders and Programme owners

* Ensure that changes delivered by the project or changes to the project go through an appropriate change management process

* Ensure the relevant service transition training and documentation is handed over to operational teams.

* To contribute, or otherwise to assist, as required

Qualities and Skills required

Essential

* Able to demonstrate ability to undertake the above responsibilities

* Legally able to work in the country in which the position is based

* Formal project management qualification, e.g. Prince2, AGILE

* Proven experience in delivering IT projects

* Sound technical awareness including MS Windows, networking and communications

* Excellent leadership and people management skills

* Set and maintain high standards for customer service, timely delivery and excellent communication

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills – articulate and diplomatic manner

* Methodical and accurate and consistent attention to detail

* Excellent organisational skills

* Able to manage sensitive an sometimes confidential information

* Resilient to cope with conflicting demands

* Able to prioritise duties and work under pressure

* Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally

* Able to manage and prioritise tasks and time efficiently

* Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks

* Good interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective team

* Self motivated and able to take responsibility

* Flexible attitude

* Able to remain calm and resilient at all times

Desirable * IT Infrastructure Library awareness * Experience in delivering projects with an AGILE approach. * Empathy with a creative environment * Appreciation of, and commitment to the business of the Practice

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  • Battersea (London, England)
    Job Location
  • £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits - Bonus - Pension etc
    Job Salary/Pay Rate
  • Permanent
    Employment Type
  • Senior
    Job Level

  • Job Category