Project Manager - Birmingham

Birmingham, West Midlands
£45,000 - £48,000 per annum
01 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager
£45000 - £48000 per annum

Areas of Responsibility

Responsible for full end-to-end delivery of projects throughout the complete project lifecycle, including:

* Understanding the specific scope of each project and ensuring the appropriate project team and structure is mobilised to ensure its timely and successful delivery.
* Building robust, detailed business cases, including the clear identification and ownership of benefits to be delivered by their projects.
* Securing appropriate budget to deliver their projects and maintaining tight cost control throughout the lifecycle .
* Ensuring that the project life cycle is followed and all governance requirements are adhered to (including the effective identification and mitigation of project risks).
* Developing detailed plans and adopting appropriate management processes to track project progress and for the early identification of issues and any necessary countermeasures.
* Building strong relationships with the project sponsor and all other key stakeholders and ensuring timely communication throughout the project.
* Ensuring all parts of the business are engaged as necessary and actively contribute to all elements of the project, including readiness for acceptance into BAU


* Demonstrate experience and discipline of delivering an end to end project using project delivery lifecycle
* Experience working in an Agile environment and an understanding of iterative delivery
* Strong project planning and financial controls.
* Results focused, displaying energy levels and personal commitment that inspires others
* Experience in digital technologies and their application to financial services
* Can respond quickly to issues, escalate appropriately, working on multiple topics, whilst clear focus on protecting delivery
* Experience delivering through 3rd parties (technical and agencies) with appropriate checks and controls
* Strong communication skills and extensive stakeholder management experience