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About the job
Eden Scotts leading financial client is recruiting for a Project Manager to join their Change team on a permanent basis. This role is available in their central Edinburgh or Glasgow offices.
The successful candidate will support the delivery of the most complex internal projects. This is a handson role, where you will be doing more than simply managing the project plan. You will be actively involved in ensuring the success of the project by helping the project team identify what needs to be delivered, resolving issues, identifying dependencies and keeping the team focussed on what is important.
Manage a portfolio of projects of varying sizes
Sets up the project structure, governance and the roles and responsibilities of participants / stakeholders
Scopes project deliverables, understanding constraints and applying the best project management approach (waterfall, agile, etc.)
Leads the project delivery, coordinating the project teams activities, identifying new deliverables, managing issues and minimising risks
Communicates with all stakeholders to ensure an accurate understanding of progress and potential issues
Keeps the project team focussed on the realisation of stated benefits
Ensures a smooth transition and manages the impact of any change to anyone affected
Researches modern project management techniques and developments their skills
You should be
Focussed on individuals and interactions over processes and tools
Someone who responds to change over following a plan
Able to inspire a shared vision
Someone who can communicate, influence and negotiate brilliantly
Strong track record of successfully managing a range of projects
Welldeveloped knowledge of project management techniques
The client offers an award winning benefits package, exceptional learning and development opportunities and a fantastic working environment. For full details and to apply please send your CV.