Software Project Manager

38000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual + benefits
23 Nov 2016
21 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Delivery Project Manager Gloucester area, UK ??38-42k + benefits

This is a new role that has been created due to continued success with this company's core product offering:
They are looking for a software application delivery project manager i.e. someone who can manage project delivery and has experience of working in a similar environment of delivering software projects to local government.

Within their field the company is both market and technological leaders in the UK. This company is a provider of software and services and leads the way in data driven infrastructure asset management. They will need an experienced project manager that can manage multiple small projects and deliver software applications / web based products to external customers.

As a project manager within the team you will work with the sales and development teams to ensure project requirements are met and that products are delivered in a timely manner, to quality and cost. A technical background along with experience of managing software application implemention projects would be required as well as the ability to manage multiple projects at once.

The project manager will be the main customer interface and some travel to customer sites will be required from time to time.

Skills / Knowledge Required:
??? Ideally a relevant technical qualification (e.g. IT, Computer Science) ideally formal Project Management training
??? Proven and demonstrable experience of managing multiple small projects at once (typical durations are 6-12 months)
??? Proven and demonstrable experience of delivering software application implemention projects to external customers (ideally local government)
??? Good technical background, able to determine client needs and understand project requirements
??? Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) coupled with demonstrable experience of delivering projects to external customers
??? Proven experience of building relationships with external customers directly
??? Self-motivated, positive and commercially astute with good problem solving skills

More (beneficial):
??? Prince II qualification and the use of appropriate tools such as MS project would be preferred
??? An understanding of delivering projects to local government, local authorities could be useful
??? An understanding of web development, software development processes could be useful
??? Knowledge of asset management software systems would be great