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Project Manager / Business Analyst - 4 months - Edinburgh - IT

Job Title: Project Manager / Business Analyst - 4 months - Edinburgh - IT
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £300 - £425 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55585_1509389396
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: October 30, 2017 18:49

Job Description

Project Manager / Business Analyst - IT Change, Software Procurement / Software Development required for initial 4-month contract based in Edinburgh

A fantastic opportunity to work as a Project Manager in an IT change environment on concurrent projects in a forward thinking team; project work could include Agile or waterfall software development, software upgrades/enhancements, options appraisal and software procurements.

Essential Skills

  • Significant experience as a specialist Project Manager working on projects that have delivered transformation to end users, software development and/or related projects
  • Relevant project management or business analysis qualification e.g. APMP, Prince2 or agile certification.
  • Experience of managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Track record of successful project or change delivery
  • Understanding of industry standard Project Management and Business Analysis methodologies
  • Ability to develop and maintain project plans (e.g. in Microsoft Project or equivalent) so that projects are delivered successfully
  • Ability to estimate, identify, secure and manage project resources so that projects deliver within agreed budgets, to agreed standards and to agreed milestones
  • Experience managing software procurement projects, including evaluation and
    implementation stages or experience of leading agile and/or iterative software development projects through releases would be extremely beneficial.

NB - this role falls inside IR35 legislation

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