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IT Project Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    IT & Tech

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Eszter Katona

  • Contact email:

    ekatona@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ443009_1629899891

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

IT Project Manager- Royal Holloway
£500/day

The Senior IT Project Manager will lead the delivery of the Safe & Secure Infrastructure portfolio, ensuring the delivery of a diverse range of technically complex project.

The Senior IT Project Manager will work closely with colleagues in the Portfolio and PMO team to provide regular reports on the progress of the IT project portfolio to key governing bodies and members of the Executive Board.


Knowledge, Education, Qualifications and Training

Educated to degree level and/or comparable experience

Formal training in project methodology (PRINCE2, APMP etc)

Knowledge of the general principles of IT Infrastructure including data storage, networks and security

Knowledge of ITIL Service Management framework and processes

Skills and Abilities

A detailed understanding of the full project life cycle, including requirements analysis and business case approval to implementation and service transition

Highly evolved problem solving skills with demonstrable experience in bringing projects back on track and delivering remedial actions quickly to ensure delivery

First class stakeholder management and influencing skills. Including managing internal virtual teams, external suppliers, and relationships with senior management

Excellent written communication skills and ability to write complex reports to a high standard

Excellent writing and technical documentation skills to produce clear technical papers, requirements documents, project reports and Systems Architecture diagrams Interview

Knowledge and experience of Visio & MS Office productivity tools (Word, Excel, email etc.)

Proven ability to forge effective professional relationships at all levels, working collaboratively and sharing knowledge and skills (business and technical)


Experience
Led processes of peer reviewing other projects and managing other Project Managers to ensure successful

Demonstrable experience at specifying, procuring, implementing and managing 3rd parties to deliver project requirements

Extensive experience in project delivery in order to as a designer and ambassador for best practice and governance


Experience of managing an IT service team, including balancing priorities, scheduling, and forward planning of work and resources to meet supply and demand.

Other requirements
Has a clear view of there own CPD and career direction

Excellent analytical and problem solving skills with "can do" approach

Self-motivated, highly practice and performance driven