Senior IS Project Manager at Sword ITS, Aberdeen, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Aberdeen, UK
  • Oct 15, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Sword are a trusted partner to a significant number of Oil & Gas sector clients in the UK. Our Aberdeen based Energy Services team employs talented individuals who deliver Information Technology and Data Management solutions, leveraging the latest developments in systems and technology, whilst delivering a consistently first-class service to our customers.


As the pre-eminent provider of Information Technology services to the Energy Sector in Aberdeen, we have an ongoing contract opportunity for an experienced Senior IS Project Manager to deliver overall project objectives and specific team deliverables for our Oil & Gas customer including the planning of project activities and executing assigned tasks/work within the expected quality standards, to ensure the project is a success.


Here’s what your new role will look like…


  • Under minimal direction, leads project planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reporting activities for IS projects.
  • Facilitates needs assessment and the development of recommended project control solutions to be used for planning, scheduling, and tracking projects through integration of various Project Management tools.
  • Determines, monitors, and reviews all project economics to include costs, operational budgets, resourcing requirements, and risk.
  • Contributes to project estimation process.
  • Plans, schedules, monitors, and reports on activities related to the project, including sub-contractor monitoring.
  • Integrates and uses specific industry methodologies (such as, systems development, product development, and so forth).
  • Ensures adherence to legally binding requirements.
  • Controls project requirements, scope, and change management issues.
  • Establishes appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria.
  • Manages changes in operational plan.
  • Assists in the training of the project team on application of the procedures.
  • Maintains awareness on emerging technologies and Project Management techniques.
  • Develops project control and reporting procedures and manages changes in operational plan.
  • Undertakes status review meetings among project team members and customers.
  • Works with management on project proposals, contracts, estimates, and schedules.
  • Coaches and advises team members to accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules, and resolve technical/operational issues.



To be considered for this opportunity you should be able to demonstrate…


  • Definable experience of planning and managing multiple projects in an IT infrastructure or application environment
  • Prince2/PMP Certified
  • Experience of working within the O&G industry
  • Basic understanding of Project Online
  • Good communications skills
  • Personable and approachable to both clients and co-workers
  • Helpful, can do attitude


For more details, please apply on-line today.