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Project Manager - BAU Financial Services Projects

Job Title: Project Manager - BAU Financial Services Projects
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Northampton, United Kingdom
REF: 1360
Contact Name: Mark Gale
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description


Project Manager - Financial Services - BAU Projects - Northampton


We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to manage a number of large BAU change projects. The projects will be focused around technical and business change implementation work-streams.


You will need all the usual Project Manager skills;


  • Detailed understanding of the end to end Project life-cycle, including inception,  understanding of design, development, testing and implementation elements
  • Knowledge and experience of using a variety of project management methodologies including APMP, Prince II, Agile, Kanban
  • Experience in preparation and maintenance of project plans.
  • Experience of resource planning and task management.
  • Experience of report writing including financial reports.
  • Experience of RAID log management
  • Understanding and experience of stakeholder analysis and techniques to manage the needs and requirements of stakeholders
  • Experience of managing the commercial and budgetary facets of a project, including forecasting and estimation techniques and cost management
  • Awareness and experience of identifying and managing risks associated with projects in line with company governance
  • Experience of dealing with client facing, large scale projects of a strategic nature, where appreciation of organisation-wide issues and implications is required
  • Advanced MS Office and MS Project skills.
  • Experience of managing dependencies and conflicts across complex projects.
  • Managing internal and external Stakeholders

Long term contract based in Northampton working across a number of important and challenging projects.