Project Manager - Unit4/CODA upgrade
Unit4/CODA Finance System upgrade Project Manager. Our key client is leading UK brand based in Bedfordshire, we are looking for an interim IT Project Manager to lead a finance systems upgrade starting early November 2018.
As the Project Manager you will manage the end to end business transformation and technical integration required to ensure the overall solution is fit for purpose and business transformational in nature.
You will ensuring strong project governance is in place which will include developing and maintaining effective project planning, review, decision making and audit trails.
You will lead the development and maintenance of the overall project plan, ensuring the buy-in to milestone plans by Business, Finance, Procurement and IT teams and project resources
Working with 3rd Party PM's, the Business and IT to ensure joined up and agreed approach on the Business, IT and Finance.
You will run steering group meetings and will ensure that key decisions are made, risks and issues identified, and project status updates are provided. You will work with in partnership with Finance and non-Finance teams to ensure their involvement in the systems upgrade.
You will have experience of a Unit4/CODA upgrade, ideally to the cloud and will be experienced in delivering a full systems implementation project lifecycle, from business go-live.
In addition to your Project Management background, any financial industry accreditation or experience would be beneficial.
6 month initial contract. Early Nov 2018 start date (interviews during Oct)