Senior Project Manager (Security) at KPMG, Watford, £Contract Rate

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  • Watford WD17, UK
  • Jan 16, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

As a Senior Project Manager within the UK ITS Solutions team, you will be responsible for the delivery of a series of CDP projects. You will work closely with the Programme managers to ensure a level of high quality delivery and to maintain strong stakeholder management.

  • Detailed knowledge Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) technology with a particular focus on Microsoft products
  • Ability to identify current and future trends, technology and information that will positively affect organizational projects and apply to new and existing systems architecture
  • Familiarity with cloud-based services (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS) running in multi-cloud vendor environments including one or more of Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, O365 Suite, Google.
  • Working knowledge of Data Loss Prevention and Data Encryption technologies.
  • Knowledge of regulations and guidelines such as GDPR, PCI, NIST etc.
  • A minimum of 7 years' experience in delivering IT/Business related programmes & projects
  • Demonstrable project and programme management expertise with experience of having delivered a number of large and complex projects from conception to closure;
  • Ability to work positively with the full range of individuals and groups involved in the programme; excellent Stakeholder management skills and experience at all levels
  • Necessary seniority to be able to take on the responsibilities required of the role;
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to manage multinational and remote teams of internal and contract resources.
  • Being able to understand the wider objectives and Strategy of ITS as well as the Solutions project portfolio;
  • Credibility within the project environment and ability to influence others;
  • Good knowledge of techniques for planning, monitoring and controlling programmes, including risk management;
  • Good knowledge of project management approaches, specifically Prince2, APM;
  • Good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures;
  • Ability to find innovative ways of solving or pre-empting problems
  • Experience of having line managed a number of project professionals including experience in managing and coaching high performing teams;