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IT Project Manager - 2 months - Glasgow

Job Title: IT Project Manager - 2 months - Glasgow
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £300 - £425 per day
Start Date: December 2017
Reference: BBBH55851_1516122353
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: January 16, 2018 17:05

Job Description

IT Project Manager - 2 months - Glasgow

A dynamic IT Project Manager is required to investigate, start up, scope, plan and manage the delivery of current pipeline projects under a key programme. The role requires experience and expertise across the entire IT project lifecycle including project definition, business case generation, procurement and delivery.

You will manage 2-3 projects concurrently which could include server design, deployment (overseas servers, O365 for laptops), a new room booking system, video conferencing, a smartphone refresh and unified communications. While this is not a direct technical role you will be working closely with technical team members and suppliers and will need to be able to get to grips with, and credibly probe, technical challenges, issues, risks and options.

Essential Skills

  • Minimum 5 years structured project management experience in an IT environment.
  • Experience of using structured Project Management methods and techniques for planning, control and reporting.
  • PRINCE 2 practitioner
  • Practical experience of assembling and managing a multi-skilled project team.
  • Practical experience of writing clear, comprehensive and persuasive Business Cases.
  • Knowledge of Information Technology services and project lifecycles.
  • Practical experience of supplier management within a project environment.
  • A reasonable understanding of IT infrastructure principles and technologies.
  • Grit, resilience and flexibility in the face of change, uncertainty and complexity.

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