Project Manager

Project Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Rick Deller

  • Contact email:

    rick@eligo.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    RDPM771_1580812863

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    Perm

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Project Manager

A highly profitable fintech who are looking to increase the speed and delivery of their projects are looking to bring and experienced and highly or as the CTO puts it ruthlessly organised PM to work with the business and tech to team.


Responsibilities

* Resource management and tracking across product and technology teams
* Ensure all projects have well defined and documented project objectives, success criteria,
scope and resourcing
* Manage complex waterfall style product development projects with dependencies across
multiple groups in the organisation , including product, client service, application development and
infrastructure
* Manage the organisation's internal projects to improve processes, tools and drive efficiencies
* Measure and manage project benefits and costs to ensure effective use of resources
* Track and manage project performance, including actual delivery timescales against planned
and actual costs against plan
* Produce and maintain plans from high level roadmap updates to detailed Gant chart project
plans (on key projects where required)
* Manage the project testing and quality processes
* Ensure all user interface designs and enhancements to functionality have been approved by
key stakeholders
* Ensure the design process is followed consistently across all project teams
* Assist the Head of Product Development to ensure cross project communications are
frequent and common features are consistent
* Manage project risks, identifying impact, likelihood and putting mitigations in place -
escalating to the senior management team as required
* Manage project issues, identifying the impact, resolution action and owners and track until
the issue has been resolved
* Communicate project and programme status to the organisations senior management team in a
regular update
* Communicate regular project update to wider company on a monthly basis
* Provide detailed feedback to line managers for all key project staff during appraisal process
Skills, Experience and Qualifications

Essential
* Exceptional communication skills, ability to influence and quickly understand business
and technical concepts
* Exceptional organisations skills including ability to organise self and others
* Exceptional workshop and meeting facilitation skills
* Experience managing the hard boundaries around projects, especially timescales and
project scope
* Experience of Project and Programme Management
* Experience dealing with senior stakeholders
* Microsoft Project and Jira Software skills

Desirable
* Batchelors degree or higher
* Project Management Qualification(s), including Prince2, PMP or PMI
* Understanding of project accounting rules including op-ex, cap-ex and project
capitalisation
* ITIL service delivery experience
* Experience delivering IT projects