Junior Project Manager

Junior Project Manager

Job Title: Junior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £250 - £325 per hour + Via Umbrella Company
Start Date: Monday 12th April 2021
Reference: HQ00118510_1616503437
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2021 12:43

Job Description

Junior Project Manager - 5 Months - Inside IR35 - Rate dependant on Location - Remote (Some office based work)

Role Overview:

Organize and support all Project Meetings
Preparation of project related presentations and correspondence
Keep track of deadlines and critical path activities and follow up with the Project team
Timely escalations to the Senior Project Manager and Senior Director
Use recommended portfolio, programme and project control solutions for planning, scheduling and tracking.
Maintain project files, compile and distribute reports.
Provide administrative services to project boards, project assurance teams and quality review meetings.
Support day-to-day execution of projects. Facilitating the delivery of agreed work products ensuring delivery to time, scope, cost & quality
Maintain and support risk and issue management processes, analysing the overall project performance ensuring associated mitigation actions are completed.
Ensures that effective project control, change control, risk management and testing processes are maintained.
Monitor and support maintenance of the project budget

Key Skills and Experience:

1 - Education: Minimum to Bachelor's degree level, in an IT and/or Finance / Business /Engineering discipline, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
2 - PMI certifications highly desirable, Agile certification
3 - 1+ years of progressive experience and responsibility working in project management.
4 - Understanding of an agile framework
5 - Understanding of DEV/OPS framework
6 - Proficiency to work on issues of diverse scope where analysis requires knowledge of underlying data and requires review of relevant factors
7 - Capacity to solve a range of routine to complex problems and determine possible solutions with minimal oversight

*NOTE*: During this COVID-19 pandemic, currently all staff work from home. This role will be similarly affected

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