IT Project Manager

Expiring today

Recruiter
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Dec 2016
Ref
BV-IPM-BIR
Contact
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Project Manager with a range of IT skills? Are you looking to take on a new challenge?  If so, LSH Autos are recruiting and we want to hear from you!

When global automotive retailing group, Lei Shing Hong commenced with its first Mercedes-Benz dealership more than 45 years ago, it started on its journey to become the world’s largest Mercedes-Benz retailer. Our UK dealerships operate under our corporate business LSH Auto UK Limited, with 9 dealerships in the Birmingham and Manchester market areas.

Due to continued business success and growth, we are now looking to expand our team through the recruitment of an IT Project Manager. This role will be on a 12 month fixed term contract basis. Although this role is based primarily from Birmingham, the successful candidate will be required to travel across our 9 sites.

What will I be responsible for?

In conjunction with the Head of IT, the successful IT Project Manager will be responsible for the day to day management of all aspects of IT projects for the business. Projects will cover all areas of IT that impact the dealer environment such as (but not limited to) servers, intranet, LAN, WAN, Telephony, and Cloud Computing.  On a daily basis your responsibilities will include:

Conducting full lifecycle activities to include requirements analysis and design
  • Develop project plans and track progress of tasks against estimates
  • Scope management
  • Budget control
  • Monitor project metrics, deliverables and outputs and prioritise multiple business critical issues

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an experienced IT Project Manager who can ideally demonstrate previous experience within a similar role. You must have experience of:
  • Strong Stakeholder Management
  • 3rd Party Supplier Management
  • Project Budget ownership
  • Excellent Infrastructure skills and knowledge
  • LAN / WAN 
  • CISCO
  • Cloud architecture
  • Windows Server / Exchange / Active Directory
  • Telephony or voice comms useful
  • Experience with Large scale IT deployments
  • Prince 2 accredited, ideally to Prince 2 Practitioner level
  • Ability to provide innovative solutions to business needs
  • Experience with CCTV would be beneficial
  • Past experience of managing IT projects in an automotive retail environment would be a significant advantage

Rewards

In return for your hard work as our IT Project Manager, you will be entitled to a competitive basic salary of £40,000 - £45,000 and a great range of benefits including a company car and fuel card.

If you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of IT Project Manager, we want to hear from you! Please click APPLY below to register your interest.

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.