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Project Manager


£Competitive + Benefits


Do you have proven experience of managing IT projects within a medium to large organisation?

Our Information Services function provides innovative IT solutions across the Pennon Group which incorporates South West Water and Viridor - delivering a first-class service for our internal & external customers and keeping our services running 24/7.

At one of the largest and most innovative IT teams in the South West, you will work alongside Developers, Security Analysts, Solution Architects - and many more experts in their field. We have teams in IT Operations, Programme Delivery, Information Security, and Service Delivery ensuring we can meet the wide ranging needs of the business both now and in the future.

We are in an exciting time of expanding our team and working with the very latest technology, so it is a great time to join us!

The Role

The role of the Project Manager is to deliver software implementations according to best practice principles, by planning, executing, and closing projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants, in order to achieve the successful conclusion of projects according to plan. The Project Manager will define the project's objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle.

You'll develop full-scale project plans and strategies for communications, testing, training, implementation, and transition to support BAU; delegating tasks and responsibilities appropriately to the project team. You'll identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team.

Additionally, the Project manager will develop and deliver project documentation; including highlight reports, requirements documentation, design proposals, and presentations for stakeholder engagement.

The ideal Project Manager:

Educated to degree level standard or able to demonstrate working to degree level PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner qualifications would be beneficial Extensive IT Project Management experience Extensive and broad-based IT and business experience, delivering diverse IT projects in a medium to large organisation Commercial acumen with experience managing suppliers and third parties Demonstrable experience of best practice tools and methodologies for business requirements capture and process analysis Ability to exercise initiative, think innovatively, use problem-solving skills and make well-judged recommendations Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to influence change without direct authority through collaboration, diplomacy and persuasiveness Adept at presenting complex information in straight forward terms to a range of audiences Full UK Driving Licence is essential

Rewards & Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our IT Project Manager, we can offer a competitive salary dependent on skills and experience; plus, a range of benefits, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as our Project Manager, click apply today.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Posted 29 days ago

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