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SENIOR PROJECT/PROGRAMME MANAGER - EDINBURGH - 2 MONTHS

Job Title: SENIOR PROJECT/PROGRAMME MANAGER - EDINBURGH - 2 MONTHS
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
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Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH56401_1516989471
Contact Name: Andrew Mackenzie
Contact Email: a.mackenzie@parity.net
Job Published: January 26, 2018 17:57

Job Description

SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER/PROGRAMME MANAGER - EDINBURGH - INITIAL 2 MONTHS

Our Edinburgh based client has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Manager / Programme Manager for an initial 2 month contract.

The successful candidate will be situated within the Programme Management Office and manage strategic Programme projects from initial scoping through to delivery ensuring that projects are delivered to time and quality along with:

  • Identifying and managing risks and issues in accordance with the Programme's risk and issue management strategies.
  • Regular reporting on progress in line with the Programme governance and reporting mechanisms.
  • Working closely and collaboratively with staff across the Programme including the Programme Manager, project sponsors and IT and business teams.
  • Formal close down of projects and preparation of lessons learned reports.

Essential Skills

  • A track record of successful delivery of large scale projects, encompassing both business change and IT, through the full project lifecycle
  • Experience of working in a complex and multi-disciplined Programme environment
  • Project Management qualification
  • Experience leading teams and mentoring junior colleagues

Applicants for this position should either hold or be willing to apply for a Basic Disclosure Scotland certificate.

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