Project Manager - EMEA

Job Title: Project Manager - EMEA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension plus bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5635
Contact Name: Emma Sears
Contact Email: esears@venquis.com
Job Published: February 09, 2017 17:33

Job Description

Project Manager EMEA

My client are looking for an experienced Project Manager with experience in both IT and Business Change to manage multiple large-scale projects within the EMEA H&B Portfolio.

Function on the Role:

  • Production of and sign-off of business case
  • Defining project scope and deliverables and developing project plans; activity planning, sequencing and time estimating; development and management of project plans
  • Ensure governance processes are understood and followed, and appropriate stakeholders engaged at the right time
  • Determine and co-ordinate resources needed to meet expectations.
  • Responsible for providing statistical analysis, reporting findings, identifying enhancements, and streamlining processes
  • Identify and manage risks and issues and provide resolution
  • Organise and facilitate the relevant Steering Committee / project board meetings
  • Cost estimating & budget management. Understand basic revenue models and P/L; meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances and initiating corrective actions.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives as projects progress and conduct post-project completion reviews to identify areas of continual improvement

Proven experience in:

End to end project management.

Managing a project team of up to 15 resources

Negotiating with all parts of an organisation in order to secure resource and/or budget, meet deadlines, attain approvals, embed process and manage conflicts

Proven ability in:

An insurance or broking environment of at least 5 years

Process mapping, lean methodology and operational improvement implementation

Use of MS Project, Visio, Word, Excel and PowerPoint to an advanced level

Direction, leadership and motivation of project teams