Technical Project Manager – Liverpool, Merseyside
Technical Project Manager sought by thriving digital player at their award winning offices in Central Liverpool. This is a truly unique opportunity for an accomplished Technical Project Manager to undertake a wide variety of cutting edge digital projects on behalf of some of the UK’s most recognisable household names.
Key Skills & Experience:
-Proven Project management experience of software development, digital applications, or systems integration, demonstrating robust and deep working knowledge of the full project lifecycle
-Experience of delivering CMS based projects preferable
-Proven track record of successful and predictable delivery of on-time, to-budget, and to-specification projects
-Knowledge / Qualification in a project management methodology, Prince2 or Agile, and/or membership of relevant project management body
-Strong planning skills applied through Microsoft Project
-Experience in risk and issue management
-Demonstrable financial management skills and experience (multiple projects worth £250k - £350k+)
-Strong client-facing stakeholder management skills, applied at all levels of client organisations
Day to day responsibilities:
-Delivery of assigned projects to agreed budgets, timescales and quality expectations.
-End-to-end control of the project delivery process through delivery of all required project deliverables and pro-active management of issues, risk and change.
-Diligent and disciplined tracking and management of project plan and budget, balancing the natural tension between profitability and high quality.
-Transparent management of senior stakeholders through regular reporting and timely escalation of critical risks and issues.
-Planning and booking resources for current and future assigned project work.
-Managing project team delivery by assigning work-packages, holding regular stand-ups and other scrum ceremonies to monitor progress & ensuring all timesheets are accurate and up-to-date.
-Providing project management support to new bid opportunities.
-Regular communication and collaboration with Account Directors to identify sales leads and up-sell opportunities within existing customers.
-Liaising with our internal Managed Services function to ensure that project and support activity is co-ordinated.
-Contributing to the continuous improvement of the Delivery Methodology.A full job description & company information is available to ambitious Project Managers meeting the above minimum criteria. Please apply in the first instance with your latest CV outlining your salary expectations & availability for an immediate response.