IT Project Manager at ElectraLink Ltd, Nottingham, £500-£550 per day

£500 - £550 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Nottingham NG1, UK
  • Feb 14, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job Purpose:

ElectraLink delivers network services, governance services, and energy market insights to the UK energy industry. The organisation is at the centre of a complex market with a range of stakeholders including Ofgem, BEIS, energy suppliers, energy distribution companies and energy service organisations.

This Project Manager role will provide the successful delivery of projects, both internal to the organisation and to Clients as required.The Project Manager will have an excellent knowledge of project management covering both technology and business-based projects, and will be responsible and accountable for the successful coordination and implementation of projects ensuring they are delivered within agreed timescales, to a high standard of quality, and within pre-defined cost parameters.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the co-ordination of Project Proposals in the initial engagement stage(s) of projects, and for managing these projects in line with approved & agreed control parameters.

The Project Manager will be responsible for planning projects and managing these projects in line with these plans.He/She will manage & control the various key elements of managing & delivering successful project deliveries including costs management, risk management, quality assurance, stakeholder communications, status reporting, acceptance testing and governance.This includes ensuring that Stakeholders, support areas and other interested parties are effectively engaged and that key deliverables & implementation activities are fully reviewed & signed off to proceed at relevant stages of projects.

The Project Manager will build & maintain effective working relationships within the ElectraLink business and with external parties as required, ensuring collaborative working across teams/areas.He/She will administer and organise all types of projects, from simple activities to more complex plans.

This role will make an important contribution to the successful delivery of key strategic projects within ElectraLink, which in turn will maintain & expand the position of ElectraLink within the utilities industry.

Main purpose of job:

Responsible for managing, prioritising and implementing projects

Key responsibilities include:

Key skills:

·Demonstrable project management skills & relevant experience

·Highly organised and able to manage, prioritize and complete multiple tasks

·Track record in ensuring projects are delivered to a deadline

·Outstanding collaboration skills and a strong team player

·Strong written & oral communication

·Strong experience of Project Management processes and frameworks

·Track record of various Programme and Projects Management Frameworks, including Prince II and Agile centric.

·Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential

·Identifying, documenting & managing key dependencies within the scope of projects under the job holder’s control

·Ability to read communication styles of team members & stakeholders who come from a broad spectrum of disciplines.

Highly desirable skills:

·Strong experience in business process transformation

·Experience in business case and strategy development

·Experience of PPM tools.

Key characteristics:

·Self-motivated, willing to roll-sleeves up

·Ability to work across multiple teams

·Focus on quality analysis and delivery

·Focus on “what good looks like” and continuously seeking improvement

·Good inter-personal skills.