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Technical Project Manager

Job Title: Technical Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, United Kingdom
Industry:
REF: 3169
Contact Name: Ethan Potts
Job Published: 7 days ago

Job Description

Technical Project Manager – Peterborough

Competitive Salary and Bonus

Working as part of a team of Project Managers with the SSC PMO, the role is responsible for the end to end delivery of projects ensuring that they are delivered on time, within budget and to the full scope as detailed in the project brief.

The role will oversee the entire project portfolio for several assigned business units.

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning and Management of the end to end life cycle of projects.     
  • Facilitate Project Definition Workshops.         
  • Produce Project Initiation Documents.            
  • Project Administration including weekly highlight reports, minutes and Risk Register.
  • Financial Management.     
  • Change Management.
  • Quality Management.        
  • Strategic planning and proactive management of complete programme of work per Business Unit.      
  • Effective resource scheduling.            
  • Ensure seamless service transition including relevant, authorised documentation.

Knowledge & Experience

Essential:

  • Formal Project Management Methodology (i.e. PRINCE2)
  • Relevant experience as a Project/Programme Manager within a similar environment
  • Proven customer service skills                             
  • Ability to take ownership of and progress issues to resolution               
  • Experience of running projects of 6 months or more and budgets of £250,000 plus
  • Experience of running multiple concurrent projects

Desirable:

  • ITIL Foundation
  • Knowledge of IT platforms and applications                   
  • Experience of running project teams

Work Conditions

  • Site visits UK wide and Europe

Occasional out of hours work overseeing implementation (as per agreed p