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Project Manager

  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Isleworth, Middlesex
  • Sector: Project Management
  • Date posted: 12/03/2018
  • Job reference: J383120A

Project Manager

We have an opportunity for a Project Manager to join Experis on a permanent basis. We are actively looking to secure a Project Manager to join Experis and work on an exciting new project for one of our clients.

Experis Consultancy is a Global entity with a well-established team with over 1000 consultants on assignment across 20 clients globally. Our UK operation is growing and has very aggressive plans for expansion over the coming years. We form part of the Manpower group of companies that turn over $20 billion a year collectively.

Experis UK have partnerships with major clients across the UK spanning multiple industries; our approach is a very personal one, with both our clients and our own employees. We are passionate about training, technology and career development.

Key Responsibilities

Project Management

  • Implementing SOW management
  • Working with operational teams & updating senior stakeholders
  • To initiate and manage the production of initiation documents for the proposed project, and to facilitate expert IT input to the process, coordinating relevant input from Technology and the Business to do so.
  • To prepare a detailed forecast of all the project related costs, liaising with all required parties to gather the most accurate estimates possible and commitment on agreed spend.
  • To ensure a detailed project plan is developed and maintained, identifying key milestones, tasks, priorities, dependencies and responsibilities.
  • To work with the Business and programme managers, and others in Technology to define and quantify the Business Case for the proposed project.
  • To closely manage and monitor the projects finances throughout the lifecycle of the project.
  • To ensure that business deliverables are appropriate to business requirements in terms of quality cost and time-scale.
  • To manage the selection of 3rd party services that may be required to deliver a project, working with the Strategy, Architecture and procurement teams.
  • To identify, manage and review risks, including those associated with inter-dependencies between projects, and take actions to ensure that risks are managed down.
  • To develop and sustain relationships with the Programme Management Office, relevant Business Managers and other stakeholders to provide regular reviews of progress against milestones to the business and Technology management as appropriate.
  • To work closely with the programme manager, and the Business directly, to review the level of benefits realisation of the project, undertake post closure project reviews, capturing and sharing lessons learned.

Candidate Specification

  • Experience with implementing tech such as VMS systems & people based solutions
  • Experience with project management technologies
  • Experience with producing process documentation
  • Project Management and associated methods and tools
  • Knowledge of full project lifecycle
  • Proven previous experience in senior Stakeholder management and leading teams in a matrix environment
  • Relevant experience in a fast paced industry where IT operates as a strategic partner
  • Expertise in working in a dynamic and relatively unstructured environment and being involved throughout the entire project lifecycle to ensure successful delivery.
  • A style of working which is self-motivated, results orientated, resilient and able to work well under pressure
  • Excellent problem solving expertise gained in fast moving environment

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