Technical Project Manager

Job Type:
Business Transformation
Job reference:
10 days ago

Role: Technical Project Manager

Location: Bristol or London - (Hybrid working, 2 days on-site)

Duration: 6 Months

Day rate: £467.29 inside IR35

Role Description:

You will lead mobile technology projects from mobilisation to delivery, and into Operations, in pursuit of a common goal. You will agree scope, capture requirements, and deliver to agreed success measures.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Leading - Coordinating virtual teams (100), working with external partners and suppliers, to deliver against business objectives.
  • Planning - E2E planning of projects, including resources, negotiating and securing resources as required.
  • Negotiating - Interlocking project with dependencies and dependant projects, securing prioritisation and alignment as required.
  • Driving - E2E ownership of project. Ensure delivery to time, budget and quality as expected.
  • Governing - responsible for project governance, budget management (£5m), risk, issue and change management for the entire project.
  • Reporting - Provides reports to time and standard as directed by PMO, socialising within key stakeholder groups.
  • Collaborating - working across all design and delivery partners to produce coherent project outcomes.
  • Communicating - working across the stakeholder group, and up to Director level, visibly owning delivery, change and engagement for the project.
  • Leadership skills - Able to provide effective leadership to the project team, and take appropriate action
  • Communication skills - Able to lead communication with stakeholders and work to drive strong, open and sustained communication channels both within the project team and with the wider stakeholder community. Up to 'Director of'.
  • Negotiation skills - able to work with stakeholders to shape the project and proactively solve conflict situations through problem-solving, negotiation, open communication and direct influencing
  • Planning skills - the ability to organize tasks in the right order, to hit the right outcome at the right time
  • Budgeting skills - able to proactively forecast and manage the project costs to forecasts, both Opex and Capex.
  • Industry recognised Project Management Qualification.
  • The successful candidate must be willing to undergo BPSS Level Government Screening which ideally requires residence in the UK for a minimum of 3 years.
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