Contract Spy Dunstable, UK
Oct 03, 2019Duration not stated
Project Manager - Contract We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our IT team in Dunstable. This position will be working within an Operational focused programme, looking at the systems that currently underpin our business and adherence to current legislation. What you will be doing: Managing end to end small to medium scale projects with a software / BI bias. Ensuring allocated projects are delivered on time, to budget, and meeting all quality targets. Establish the individual project plan baseline, defining project scope and securing the necessary resources and plans for each phase. Managing multiple solution and delivery partners Manage risks, issues and dependencies. Identifying and removing roadblocks. Drive project execution and managing the change control process, conflicts and escalations. Monitor the project budget and managing finances by ensuring accurate forecasts and financial system monitoring. Ensure business and system releases delivered by the project are simple and easy to use. Engage stakeholders and ensuring on-going project alignment with business strategy and stringent governance processes. What we are looking for: Experience managing multiple IT projects, including budgets over £0.5m with experience in any of the following: BI Tools, Software, Oracle EPoS systems Good grounding in traditional Project Management governance practices. Experience with Waterfall & Kanban Agile methodologies Ideally have experience within a hospitality or retail environment. Exceptional stakeholder management and communication skills; able to inspire and influence teams and senior execs alike. Advanced to expert level leadership and general management skills, including conflict resolution capabilities and outstanding negotiation skills.