Project Manager

Exchange Quay, Manchester / Salary: Competetive / Department: Business Services / Hours: Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm

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Are you looking for a new career with a fast-growing, dynamic company? Well look no further! We’re in need of an experienced Project Manager to join our Business Services team. 
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ou’ll be responsible for delivering multiple, concurrent projects with responsibility for all business and IT change elements. We’re looking for someone to lead and coordinate change activity, working alongside programme managers and C-suite executives to maintain the strategic delivery roadmap.

We’ll require you to ensure the delivery of change projects through the project lifecycle, from idea/issue identification to implementation and close, on projects of differing scales. A progressive stakeholder management approach is key to this role, ensuring that strong relationships are built.

Qualifications required
 
  • Formal project management qualification such as APMP, PRINCE2, Agile Project Management or equivalent.
 
Experience & knowledge required
 
  • Demonstrable experience of managing the delivery of complex business and IT change
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a diverse change portfolio with concurrent initiatives underpinned by proven dexterity, creativity and the efficient use of resources
  • Proven understanding of project management techniques in an agile environment
  • Solid experience of all stages of the project delivery and software development lifecycle
  • Experience of engaging and managing third parties
  • Experience of working within an FCA regulated industry, ideally within financial services or insurance is desirable
 
Skills required
 
  • Strong planning and control expertise
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent workshop and meeting facilitation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate risks and issues at all levels of the organisation
  • Excellent supplier and stakeholder management skills
  • Commercially focused and results driven
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic

If you’re interested and have all the above skills & experience, then we’d love to hear from you!
 
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