Job Description
Our client is currently looking for a Project Manager with proven experience of delivering large IT projects from inception to completion.

You’ll have the opportunity to work in a great team on challenging assignments that are critical in keeping one of the world’s leading law firms operating efficiently and effectively.

You’ll be involved in the delivery of a significant IT portfolio comprised of around 30 projects at any one time. This will cover new business applications, business critical infrastructure, innovative technology trials (e.g. Artificial Intelligence), upgrades and office moves. Some of the projects they are working on:
• Introduction of a new Time Recording System
• Complete WAN refresh across all of over 20 offices
• Development of legal technology solutions
Principal Responsibilities
• Ensure project requirements are clearly understood
• Establish the project organization
• Facilitate the selection of project suppliers/resources
• Responsible for ensuring compliance to firms’ project process
• 1st point of escalation ad resolution for risk/issues
• Line management of resources in a project context
• 1st point review and or creation for all project documentation
• Management of project budget
• Risk & Issue management
• Realistic planning
• Resource planning, forecasting and estimation
• Stakeholder Management

Skills/ Experience Required
• Demonstrable experience working within a project environment
• PRINCE 2 Practitioner and APM equivalent
• Budget control in a project environment