Junior Project Manager

28000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
30 May 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Pontoon's Next Generation

Junior Project Manager

Salary GBP28k- GBP30k plus 5% bonus & benefits


12-month contract

Job Purpose: Management of projects delivering business change and benefits utilising a fully resourced portfolio plan for the solution delivery centres and partners.

Key Accountabilities:

Managing business stakeholders and Director and Senior Management (UK).

Providing leadership and direction to projects utilising their project management skills, and subject matter expertise in each business area.

Leveraging subject matter expertise for a business process or function.

Has a depth of knowledge to ensure predictable and unexpected complexities are effectively managed through stakeholder influence & management.

Managing any critical dependencies, risks, plans, costs and resourcing projects and dependencies across interlinked projects.

Offering a range of options which achieves the objectives that have been set and that the business benefits are realised.

Make use of full methodology and techniques autonomously for self and advise others on appropriate approach.

Managing a multi supplier Eco system to deliver project objectives.

Managing and assuring projects where the individual projects are managed by solution delivery partners.

Responsible for the delivery of the full scope of any projects managed by National Grid.

Responsible for ensuring the investment proposals are deliverable.

Ensuring all projects are properly estimated and costed.

Knowledge & Experience Required:

Demonstrate the Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviours in all interactions with IS colleagues,vendors and business stakeholders.

Has proven leadership, relationship, communication and presentation skills. A track record of delivering projects.

Understands National Grids policies, management structures and reporting procedures for all aspects of the project's environment.

Qualifications Required:

Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Relevant industry certification (eg Prince 2, PMI) desirable.