Senior Project Manager – Remote, Rail, Prince, Costs, Software, IT, Delivery, Budgets, BPSS

Reference:

MRPSR/PrMan/58

Sector:

Change & Digital Transformation

Salary:

Competitive

Benefits:

Remote

Town/City:

Milton Keynes

Contract Type:

Contract

Closing Date:

25/08/2021

Our clients are looking for a Senior Project Manager who will be working on multiple portfolio of projects for assets, engineering, planning and maintenance.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Takes responsibility for the definition; documentation and safe execution of a single major project or a number of smaller initiatives; actively participating in all phases of the project.
  • Identifies; assesses and manages risks to the success of the project.
  • Effectively estimates costs; timescales and resource requirements for the successful delivery of the project(s) to agreed terms of reference.
  • Ensures that realistic project and quality plans are prepared and maintained and tracks all activities against the plan; providing regular and accurate reports to stakeholders; as appropriate.
  • Monitors and forecasts costs; timescales and resources used; and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances. Ensures that delivered systems are implemented within these criteria.
  • Manages the change control procedure; ensures that change is captured; impact assessed and approved and ensures that project deliverables are completed within planned cost; timescale and resource budgets; and are signed off.
  • Gains agreement for revisions to the project(s) from project sponsors.
  • Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring that team members are motivated and developing their skills and experience.
  • Takes appropriate action where performance deviates from agreed tolerances.
  • Actively represents the project team; ensuring that effective relationships are built and maintained with the business.
  • Ensures that own projects are formally closed and; where appropriate; subsequently reviewed; and that lessons learned are captured and actioned.
  • Produces appropriate documentation to support these processes.

Minimum Requirement:

  • IT project/software development
  • Infrastructure project management
  • Working with suppliers
  • Ellipse and rail experience – useful
  • IT system delivery lifecycle
  • Stakeholder management
  • APMP or Prince ideally.
  • Geospatial data

Interviews will be held next week, please apply immediately or call Bangura Solutions to discuss this contract role further.