IT Project Manager

Mansfield

Department: Technology

Location: Mansfield

Reference: 0571

Number of positions: 1

 

Job description

We’re seeking a talented IT Project Manager to join our established Project Management team within Linney IT.

As part of the team, you will instinctively understand a project’s desired outcomes, taking responsibility for project completion on time, within budget, and against agreed objectives.

You will be able to confidently address business needs and manage resources and any issues to successfully navigate, and deliver all aspects of, the development life cycle.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will oversee all aspects of project management across commercial development projects and long-term product development, from core project management duties and initial insight via documentation and stakeholder management to working alongside the development and testing team to challenge and improve the quality of output.

Essential skills

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Manage assigned projects through the software development life cycle (SDLC) whilst working alongside key stakeholders to ensure project deliverables are met
  • Schedule appropriate resource and SDLC milestones to ensure deadlines are achieved, ensuring the escalation and communication of any risks to timelines to the IT PM Team Leader
  • Deliver scoping, planning, costing, and timings for projects, manage risks, and develop contingency plans where needed and ensure that change control is well planned and maintained. Ensure that quality and objectives are maintained throughout the project
  • Engage with key stakeholders and provide clear and transparent communication around risks, dependencies, schedules, and budgets
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement within the department and the wider organisation
  • Create and manage key project documentation through the project life cycle and assist with internal reporting procedures 

Desirable qualities and characteristics

  • Proven experience managing the development of projects using either an Agile or Waterfall methodology
  • Rigorous organisational and time-management skills with keen attention to detail and a good understanding of solution- building and problem-solving
  • Ability to manage and undertake tasks with good timekeeping and a clear and pragmatic approach to prioritisation
  • Experience in managing and engaging with key stakeholders and colleagues at all levels, both internal and external, and providing clear communication to both
  • Enthusiastic and positive personality with a strong focus on delivery within targets of timeline, cost, and quality

Apply

To apply for this position, send your CV, quoting reference 0571, with an indication of your salary expectations, to recruitment@linney.com

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