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Project Manager

Project Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Industry & Commerce

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Soni Dobra

  • Contact email:

    sdobra@venquis.com

  • Salary high:

    60000

  • Salary low:

    55000

  • Job ref:

    BBBH8462_1540198157

  • Published:

    etwa 2 Monate

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-21

  • Consultant:

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Our Global client is a leader in the entertainment industry and they are looking for a Project manager with 3-5 years of experience to join the team and work on their huge Kiosk project. This will suit a project manager with good EPOS or MPOS experience or someone who has already worked on delivering a Kiosk / Booking system projects end to end. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a fantastic company and work on global projects

JOB PURPOSE

  • To deliver IT solutions to users' requirements or problems to agreed time, cost and quality expectations, in line with the plan, and subject to change control
  • To achieve high standards of customer service (to anticipate and focus on the needs of customers as a priority (both internal and external) and act to ensure they are met)
  • To estimate the resources needed to achieve project goals
  • To plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools such as MS Project
  • To identify, monitor and control 3rd Party dependencies
  • To identify, monitor and control Business/User dependencies
  • To identify, plan and manage the mitigations needed to the risks faced by the project
  • To resolve issues and conflicts within the project
  • To draft and submit budget proposals for CAPEX Approval
  • To monitor and control budgets against actual, committed and planned spend
  • To produce a Project Initiation Document, project plans and other associated project documentation for each project to confirm - and gain agreement to - scope, budget, timescales, resources and other project parameters
  • To identify and manage project dependencies and critical path
  • To manage and monitor time spent on project milestones and deliverables to ensure that they are completed on time and within budget
  • To contribute to Project Board meetings and liaise with project stakeholders
  • To monitor and report project status and forecasts to the accepted standard and schedule
  • To manage requests for changes
  • To ensure that appropriate tests are conducted for all IT systems or solutions
  • To manage delivery, implementation and transition into Operational Support through the appropriate decision-making bodies
  • To conduct project Lessons Learned workshops, pull together recommendations and create Closure report
  • To gain Project Acceptance Sign Off
  • (SPM) To line manage more junior members of the Project Management community
  • (SPM) To contribute to the development of the approach to project governance

APPLIED KNOWLEDGE & SPECIALIST SKILLS

  • To understand the demands of the business environment and the potential impact IT has on it
  • To be able to effectively manage shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • To demonstrate imagination and creative reasoning
  • To facilitate workshops where needed
  • To be diplomatic, patient and approachable
  • To be self-motivated and able to work unsupervised
  • To be able to demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ideally knowledge in the food&beverage/retail/stock systems

Commercial IT experience working with the following technologies and methods:

  • PMO processes
  • Microsoft Office product suite
  • Coordination and Planning (Microsoft Project)
  • Experience of structured methodologies such as TDD, Agile, and Waterfall.
  • ITIL/Microsoft Operations Framework experience / qualified. - desirable