1 week ago

Project Manager

Midlands 55K - 60K Permanent

Job Reference: 36149617

Project Manager

My client is a fast paced and forward-thinking Financial Services company who is looking for a Project Manager experienced in Data (Migration, Reconciliation, Quality etc.). This is an excellent permanent opportunity to join a successful and growing business at an exciting time in their journey.

Key responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for developing a definition of the project, in conjunction with the Project Sponsor. They will manage the work, plan, allocate and utilise resources in an efficient manner and maintain a co-operative, motivated and successful team.
 
They will be expected to carry out the following as part of their role (this list is not exhaustive):

  • Determine project needs, developing and maintaining a detailed project plan
  • Identify user training needs and manage user training programmes
  • Manage project training within the defined budget
  • Effectively manage project scope and change control
  • As a key member of the Change team, you will have to resolve any cross-functional issues
  • Liaise with, and update progress to, Programme Manager/Senior Management
  • Provide status reports to the Project Sponsor
  • Manage co-ordination of the partners and working groups engaged in project work
  • Manage project evaluation and dissemination activities
  • Working closely with users to ensure the project meets business needs
  • Ensure the business fulfils its obligations and is compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), The Pensions Regulator and Financial Conduct Authority regulations.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
Essential
  • Recognised Project Management Qualification
  • Experience as a Project Manager
  • Experience within Financial Services
  • Experience in Data (Migration, Reconciliation, Quality etc.)
  • Experience gained within wider Business as well as IT
  • Self-starter who is hands on and takes responsibility for own deliverables
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent management and leadership skills
  • Highly organised, with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Results and target focused
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
Desirable
  • Understanding of pensions Auto Enrolment regulations
  • Lean/Six Sigma/Agile experience and qualifications

If you feel you have the appropriate experience, please apply online today.
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