SC Cleared IT Project Manager at Telefonica Tech, Remote UK, 3-6 Months, £Competitive Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (United Kingdom)
  • Jun 11, 2024
up to 6 Months Information Technology Management

Contract Description

We are currently hiring for an SC Cleared IT Project Manager for an initial 3-6 months contract assignment within our Managed Services Division. The role can be carried out mainly remotely with regular travel to our customer sites around the UK.

SC Clearance is an essential requirement for this role, as a minimum you must be holding an active SC Clearance.

This role provides an exciting opportunity to join our IT team in one of the most dynamic and fast growing charities in the sector. This role is critical in delivering IT projects that will support the delivery of our IT Roadmap and our ambitious new strategy.

Working autonomously, the IT Project Manager will be responsible for leading and managing the scheduling and delivery of technical IT tasks, projects and technical components of larger projects.

This is a technical role and the post holder will require technical skills and knowledge.

You will also have:

  • Demonstrable experience of developing and maintaining key relationships across functions within an organisation;
  • Strong organisational and timekeeping skills, with demonstrable experience in prioritising request and managing expectations.
  • Experience using Microsoft Suite of products and collaboration tools.
  • Considerable experience of working collaboratively and being able to prioritise your workload effectively, whilst remaining solution focussed throughout your areas of work.
  • Strong interpersonal and interpretation skills, allowing you to have open jargon-free conversations with the business.
  • Attentive listening skills when gathering critical requirements or understanding the basis of user concerns that are being articulated.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience of working as part of a team, supporting colleagues when there are deadlines, and knowing when to ask for help.
  • Ability to take initiative, be a self-starter and incredibly motivated.
  • A 'can-do' attitude, be enthusiastic and passionate.

Skills and Experience:

  • At least 5 years experience in Project Management

  • Demonstrates good overall IT knowledge

  • Has worked in secure environments

  • IT infrastructure experience including the full project life cycle is essential

  • Proven experience of project delivery across diverse and complex technology areas, for example:

    • Infrastructure (Networks, Servers, Storage)

    • Networking

    • Windows, Linux, VMware/Hyper-V

    • IT Security

  • Technical acumen and experience of complex secure environments

  • Prince 2 or equivalent project management methodology

  • Proficient user of a known Project Planning tool

  • Strong planning capability and the ability to identify key dependencies across project activities

  • Quality and governance of delivery

  • Self-motivated, resilient and able to work under pressure