Senior Project Manager / Lead Project Manager

Senior Project Manager / Lead Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager / Lead Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PM1308_1597304711
Contact Name: Narcis Velcu
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 13, 2020 08:45

Job Description

Role: Senior Project Manager

Location: London (remote initially)

Contract Length: 6 months initially

Day Rate: £600-650

Clearance: SC ideally but client will sponsor

*IR35 Status - Inside*

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

- Takes responsibility for the definition; documentation and safe execution of a single major project or several smaller initiatives;

- Actively participating in all phases of the project.

- Identifies; assesses and manages risks to the success of the project.

- Effectively estimates costs; timescales and resource requirements for the successful delivery of the project(s) to agreed terms of reference.

- Ensures that realistic project and quality plans are prepared and maintained and tracks all activities against the plan; providing regular and accurate reports to stakeholders; as appropriate.

- Monitors and forecasts costs; timescales and resources used; and acts where these deviate from agreed tolerances.

- Ensures that delivered systems are implemented within these criteria.

- Manages the change control procedure; ensures that change is captured; impact assessed and approved and ensures that project deliverables are completed within planned cost; timescale and resource budgets; and are signed off.

- Gains agreement for revisions to the project(s) from project sponsors.

Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring that team members are motivated and developing their skills and experience.

- Takes appropriate action where performance deviates from agreed tolerances.

- Actively represents the project team; ensuring that effective relationships are built and maintained with the business.

- Ensures that own projects are formally closed and; where appropriate; subsequently reviewed; and that lessons learned are captured and actioned.


-Experience around s data, privacy or market growth would be beneficial

-Excellent Stakeholder Management Skills

-Prince 2 qualification or equivalent

-Excellent Risk Management Skills

-Full Project Life Cycle Experience

-Experience manging multiple projects simultaneously

-Public Sector Experience (nice to have)

If you are interested , please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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