Technical Project Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £600 - £700 per day

  • Contact:

    Rachel Eccles

  • Contact email:

    rachel.eccles@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH119045_1582104274

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-23

  • Start date:

    ASAP


Role: Technical Project Manager
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Canary Wharf
Duration: 6 months
IR35 status: In Scope

Our client equips the financial community with advanced technology, data, analytics and expertise to help customers uncover opportunity and manage risk and to enable efficient global financial markets.

A Project Manager is required to join the Data Platform Technology organisation based in London. The role will report into a Programme Manager and drive the group focus on providing the best in class solutions to their market leading Data Platform Products.

The Project Manager will define, scope and manage one or more projects of medium size/complexity and will work with senior project and other management to ensure technical and/or business objectives are achieved. These projects will be within our Data Platform portfolio, bridging the gap between technology and business change to deliver on the wider business strategy.

Typical projects may include the entire lifecycle from requirements through to deployment or specific parts of the lifecycle of a larger project. Typical project complexity/size will 6-12 months duration and involve up to 10 FTEs across one or more locations.

The technology delivery teams are currently enhancing a range of powerful Applications that help customers understand the markets and make crucial decisions while helping them to connect to the world's largest verified directory of financial professionals on a platform that acts as a catalyst for innovation in global financial services industry.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Delivers software product projects within the constraints of scope, time and cost to agreed levels of quality, within the organization's project management framework.
  • Defines, documents and manages smaller-scale projects with minimal supervision, working with multiple teams that may have differing priorities and working/cultural practices.
  • Actively participates in all phases of the project or specific phases of larger projects. Identifies, assesses and manages risks to the success of the project
  • Effectively manage project team conflicts, build collaborative partnerships with stakeholders, and commitment to make decisions
  • Estimates costs, timescales and resource requirements for the successful completion of each project to agreed scope and constraints.
  • Prepares and maintains project plans and tracks activities against the plan
  • Implement effective communication plan and operating rhythm, including provision of regular and accurate reports.
  • Monitors costs, timescales and resources used, and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances. Ensures that deliverables are implemented within these criteria.
  • Manages change control gaining agreement for revisions from project stakeholders.
  • Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring members are motivated and developing their skills and experience. Identifies any problems with sponsorship

Please submit CVs today!