Project Manager (IT, Software) – Legal IT Vendor
A leader in Financial Software for the professional Services Market are expanding and have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Manager.
The main focus of this role is to consistently deliver on-time and on-budget implementations to exceed client expectations, requiring an absolute commitment to customer service, professional excellence, and teamwork.
You will be responsible for planning, managing and delivering successful projects, often for more than one client concurrently; will assist the Sales team in procuring new business; and will provide assistance/training and mentoring for new or more junior consultants.
Main skills/competencies required:
-Strong results-focus, including the ability to set and manage personal goals & deadlines.
-Ability to identify, scope and manage tasks
-Methodical approach to problem solving, giving the ability to provide practical and efficient solutions to client requirements
-Ability to assess and manage risk, implementing appropriate plans and actions.
-Excellent communication skills, written expression and comprehension.
-Excellent presentation skills
-Quality approach to work, with an appreciation for procedures & controls.
-Prince2 Project Management Methodology accreditation, and a thorough knowledge of MS Project.
-Superb organisation skills.
-Flexible, highly positive outlook
-Able to operate with minimal supervision.
Principal duties and responsibilities include
High level and excellent project management will be the primary focus of this role. Responsibilities include:
New Client Implementations
Preparation of project plans for new clients including resource requirements, dependencies, priorities and assembly of project budget.
Being the main liaison point throughout the project.
Being on-site during the post live phase and first month-end to ensure the smooth transition to the new system
Existing Client Projects
-Project Management and planning of specific pieces of work for existing clients, including:
Client relationship management is the most important aspect of this role, therefore the successful candidate will need to have the credibility and confidence to liaise with global clients at a very senior level. This is extremely important as you will be managing very high profile projects.
If you are interested and feel that this is the right challenge for you, please do not hesitate in sending your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling on 0203 402 6060.