Project Manager - Leisure

Strictly People
West Sussex
12 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client are a successful systems company who operate in the spa, golf, health and fitness and play sectors offering project management, software implementation and customer training within the UK.

The successful candidate will manage the end-to-end process for projects in the Health & Fitness/Spa/Golf/Play industries, introducing intuitive management software as a business solution to clients.

You will combine your skills in Project Management with business consultancy, software configuration, and delivery to the client.

Essential qualities include communication and effective liaison between the client and internal departments.

Attention to detail, time management and organizational skills are a must for the successful candidate to ensure projects are delivered on time; on budget, and with clarity at all times.

Interpretation of client requirements and the ability to convey these in a controlled, well presented format to the development team is another essential quality.

This varied role provides the opportunity to provide configuration, product testing, UAT support, customer training, reporting, consultancy and "go-live" support services to customers.

Up to 60% of your time will be spent out with our UK wide client base, so ability and desire to travel, including staying away overnight, forms part of the job.

Training in all aspects of the job role can be provided and taught.
These skills below will be useful;

•Leisure Industry Experience
•Good working knowledge of Microsoft SQL server administration and Transact SQL queries
•TCP/IP and networking
•Microsoft Project
•Knowledge of call logging/service management systems
•Previous experience in the market with the product would be a distinct advantage

These Skills will be Essential;

•Hard worker
•Team player
•Likes a challenge
•Forward thinking
•Customer focused
•Sense of Humor
•Exceptional time management
•Personal organization