Senior IT Project Manager

21 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
An ERP Project Manager is required to join our busy IT team in Bristol on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Portfolio Programme Manager you will be working closely with your IT colleagues, internal customers and external partners to deliver key changes to help the business reach its goals. This role will see you:

Working with the business to understand the requirements and scope of the project
Managing stakeholders across the business to ensure alignment to deliver the project
Selecting, leading and motivating your project team from both internal and external stakeholder organisations
Managing the on-going performance of the project against budget, milestones and timescales throughout the lifecycle of the project
Identifying and managing risks to ensure delivery is on time
Managing, coaching and developing direct reports

So, if you`re looking for a career where you can be results driven, work on your initiative and have fun doing it, you`ve come to the right place.


It`s important to us that you have:

Experience of at least 2 ERP implementations
A good understanding of Finance and HR functions
Proven experience of Business Change Techniques
Experience in delivering projects with solutions involving bespoke and package solutions
Previous experience of initiating and running multiple projects simultaneously
PMP/ Prince 2 certification
Oracle experience is desirable

If you`re looking for a career where you can be customer focused, results driven, work on your initiative and have fun doing it, you`ve come to the right place.


Unite Students revolutionised student housing in 1991, opening the first private and large-scale accommodation, created specifically for students. From pioneering to leading a thriving sector in the UK, Unite is now a FTSE250 company. We offer safe, high quality and bills-inclusive homes for around 50,000 students in 140 properties, across 28 university cities, working with 60 Universities.

Our 1,250 employees are committed to listening to our students and growing our business to anticipate and nurture their needs. Investors in People (IiP) recently awarded us `Gold Status` an accolade which recognises that Unite Students offers a great place to work with a clear commitment to developing employees. We are also accredited as a Living Wage employer by The Living Wage Foundation.

Through our charity, The Unite Foundation, we have awarded free student accommodation and generous scholarships to 116 young people.

Unite Students is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome people of all ages, ethnicities, disabilities, religions or sexual orientations. We`re only interested in your talent, your potential and your personality and in offering you an environment where all three can develop and grow - regardless of your background. Your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.