Project Manager

2019-11-14

Full Time

Permanent


Project Manager

Salary: £28,000

Milton Keynes

Monday - Friday


How would you like to join a company who pride themselves on innovative and forward thinking technology?

A company who provide you personally with an additional £1000 each year to undertake any training you feel you may need, on top of the day to day training standard training.

Be a part of a team who have a mission and are making a difference to those who are vulnerable in our community with the latest Technology.

A privately owned company who has built this empire from the ground up; passion and drive have carved a company who have been recognised as "Cool Vendor" by Gartner and they have been awarded the Innovation in Care award at the GB Care awards Ceremony.

You will be situated in a modern office with a desk that overlooks the stunning views of Milton Keynes alongside an equally corporate team. A workplace you can be proud of.


* 25 Days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
* Discretionary KPI bonus
* National Rail Card
* Perkbox membership
* Monthly Health & Wellbeing allowance
* Multiple social and charity events each year

The aim of this position is to offer end to end implementation of projects for new clients to ensure a smooth transition into a full systems launch. Specifically you will work closely with clients to gain and understanding of their goals and ensure that the service is delivered on time and to the clients specification.

Responsibilities:

* Ensuring project implementations are delivered on time and to specification
* Completion of Statement of Works for new projects
* Co-ordinating office and client project teams
* Management of project support resource
* Identifying and monitoring risks and executing appropriate response plans
* Practicing exceptional client and stakeholder management
* Designing and implementing effective change management strategies
* Validating and testing system configurations
* Reporting to internal and external senior stakeholders on project progress
* Tracking and measuring progress against KPIs
* Supporting projects post-implementation and leading effective lessons learned reviews
* Identifying opportunities to improve current project management methodologies

* Supporting senior stakeholders in the development of new products and accompanying implementation methodologies


Essential Skills:

* Firm understanding of key project management principles and practices
* Previous experience in a Project Management (or similar) focused role
* Proven track record in building robust client and senior stakeholder relationships
* Proven track record in delivering exceptional client/customer service
* A clear and confident communicator with excellent presentation skills
* Able to demonstrate strong analytical abilities and a creative approach to problem solving
* Capable of working under pressure and of meeting tight deadlines
* Self-motivated with a high level of initiative
* Proactive in identifying areas and opportunities for improvement
* Highly organised with an ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
* Willing to travel across the UK when required
* Degree educated, second class honours or above
* Full clean driving license

Desirable Skills:

* Project Management (PRINCE 2 / PMP / etc.) or Agile qualification
* Previous experience in a public sector organisation and/or working with public sector organisations

Gi Group are committed to protecting the privacy of all of our candidates and clients. Following some recent changes to data protection laws we have updated our Privacy Policy. To view a copy and to help you understand how we collect, use and process your personal data please visit https://uk.gigroup.com/privacy



Professional

Corporate Services

JH191114017 - Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes - Buckinghamshire


GBP

28000

per annum



CONTACT NOW
milton.keynes@gigroup.com
Project Manager
Permanent / Milton Keynes
Location:
Milton Keynes
Sector:
Professional
Job Type:
Corporate Services
Number of vacancies:
1
Reference code:
JH191114017
Gi Group Team:
Milton Keynes
Salary to:
28000
Salary per:
per annum
Date Vacancy Posted:
2019-11-14

Project Manager

Salary: £28,000

Milton Keynes

Monday - Friday


How would you like to join a company who pride themselves on innovative and forward thinking technology?

A company who provide you personally with an additional £1000 each year to undertake any training you feel you may need, on top of the day to day training standard training.

Be a part of a team who have a mission and are making a difference to those who are vulnerable in our community with the latest Technology.

A privately owned company who has built this empire from the ground up; passion and drive have carved a company who have been recognised as "Cool Vendor" by Gartner and they have been awarded the Innovation in Care award at the GB Care awards Ceremony.

You will be situated in a modern office with a desk that overlooks the stunning views of Milton Keynes alongside an equally corporate team. A workplace you can be proud of.


* 25 Days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
* Discretionary KPI bonus
* National Rail Card
* Perkbox membership
* Monthly Health & Wellbeing allowance
* Multiple social and charity events each year

The aim of this position is to offer end to end implementation of projects for new clients to ensure a smooth transition into a full systems launch. Specifically you will work closely with clients to gain and understanding of their goals and ensure that the service is delivered on time and to the clients specification.

Responsibilities:

* Ensuring project implementations are delivered on time and to specification
* Completion of Statement of Works for new projects
* Co-ordinating office and client project teams
* Management of project support resource
* Identifying and monitoring risks and executing appropriate response plans
* Practicing exceptional client and stakeholder management
* Designing and implementing effective change management strategies
* Validating and testing system configurations
* Reporting to internal and external senior stakeholders on project progress
* Tracking and measuring progress against KPIs
* Supporting projects post-implementation and leading effective lessons learned reviews
* Identifying opportunities to improve current project management methodologies

* Supporting senior stakeholders in the development of new products and accompanying implementation methodologies


Essential Skills:

* Firm understanding of key project management principles and practices
* Previous experience in a Project Management (or similar) focused role
* Proven track record in building robust client and senior stakeholder relationships
* Proven track record in delivering exceptional client/customer service
* A clear and confident communicator with excellent presentation skills
* Able to demonstrate strong analytical abilities and a creative approach to problem solving
* Capable of working under pressure and of meeting tight deadlines
* Self-motivated with a high level of initiative
* Proactive in identifying areas and opportunities for improvement
* Highly organised with an ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
* Willing to travel across the UK when required
* Degree educated, second class honours or above
* Full clean driving license

Desirable Skills:

* Project Management (PRINCE 2 / PMP / etc.) or Agile qualification
* Previous experience in a public sector organisation and/or working with public sector organisations

Gi Group are committed to protecting the privacy of all of our candidates and clients. Following some recent changes to data protection laws we have updated our Privacy Policy. To view a copy and to help you understand how we collect, use and process your personal data please visit https://uk.gigroup.com/privacy

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Unit C/320 Witan Studios
Witan Gate
CENTRAL MILTON KEYNES,
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Tel: 01908 048 804
Fax: 0207 106 6714
E-mail: milton.keynes@gigroup.com
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