IT Project Manager

IT Project Manager

Job Title: IT Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00098674_1561018886
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2019 09:21

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: IT Project Manager - SC Clearance - Hampshire - Initial 3 month contract - £400-£450 per day

One of my leading clients, a multinational corporation based in Hampshire are current looking for an SC Cleared IT Project Manager to join them on-site for an initial 3 month contract.

Major Tasks and Activities:
- Ensuring the implementation of structured project management processes to ensure the effective delivery of business value from IT projects;
- Assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality and timeline issues appropriately;
- Tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers;
- Maintaining a full set of documentation as required by the IT Project Management Process for each project
- Coordinating communication with all areas of the business that impact the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed;
- Assisting the Portfolio Manager and Business Relationship Manager in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritise opportunities for business improvement;
- Ensuring that through life support capabilities are key design considerations in all new business system solutions
- Ensuring solution designs are compliant with the Babcock Standard Technology framework

Qualification and Experience:
- Experienced IT professional, focussed on being a part of a cost effective and efficient project delivery team
- Minimum of three years' demonstrable Project Management experience
- Infrastructure Project Management essential
- Microsoft Project experience essential (and Project Server preferred)
- PRINCE/APM or equivalent certification
- Experience of managing 4/5 projects simultaneously

Technical & Specialist Knowledge:
- Demonstrable knowledge and experience of implementing and delivering large projects in complex environments within Budget and Timescales using structured Project Methodology
- Demonstrable knowledge and experience of current IT technology

Infrastructure project management experience essential:
- Network installation
- Server infrastructure
- Citrix
- Microsoft Project power user
- Experience of Microsoft Project Server would be advantageous

Is this exciting opportunity of interest to you? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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