Senior Project Manager - Data Migration

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Leah Lamonby

  • Contact email:

    Leah.Lamonby@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH113799_1572543763

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-31

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Senior Project Manager - Data Migration

Location: South Colonnade

We are actively looking to secure a Senior Project Manager to join Experis as one of our expert consultants, delivering services to 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.

The Role:

Our client is looking for a Senior Project Manager to be responsible for the upgrade of 500+ of their customers to an improved managed service provision. These customers are globally spread and receive financial data and services from our client. Achieving client cooperation is key to success

Responsibilities:

Full project lifecycle from initiation, through requirements capture, mobilisation, design and rollout

  • Understand high level business requirements and scope of project(s), working with the technical leads and others to develop and present solutions back to the business
  • Formalise solutions into plans and costs, communicating these back to the business for formal sign-off
  • Manage technical, business analyst and project resources across a range of platforms to ensure smooth delivery of projects
  • Effectively manage and motivate project team, ensuring maximum efficiency in the allocation of resources/skills
  • Align with other project managers to understand their dependencies on Infrastructure delivery, managing expectations and prioritising work as appropriate
  • Liaise with operational support teams to ensure they are aware of project objectives, scope, deliverables to allow a smooth transition from project implementation into production business as usual support
  • Create project documentation and ensure this is kept up to date throughout the project, feeding into support operational teams for handover
  • Monthly reporting cycle using Smartsheet

Essential Skills:

  • Experienced Project Manager with a record of success in complex technical environments
  • Global management experience
  • PM framework qualification(s), PMI, Prince2
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Inspirational leadership and motivational skills when in challenging situations
  • Ability to convert complex technical problems into words of one syllable

If you the above skills, please submit your CV in the first instance