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  • Reference: dw.spromancon
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 - £65,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Sector: IT
  • Relevant Skills: Analytics, Consultancy, Cyber, Internet of Things, IOT, IT, PMP, Prince2, process, Security, Senior Project Manager, Technology, Transformation

About this job

Senior Project Manager - IT, Technology, Transformation, Analytics, Cyber, Security, Consultancy, IOT, Internet of Things

I am working with a leading consultancy that require a number of Project Managers to join their team. This opportunity will give you exposure to the latest technologies and projects, delivering solutions into medium to large scale organisations across a variety of sectors including many leading brands.

The consultancies services cover everything from the early stage of researching and advising on transformation strategies, to the definition of plans for improvement, change management, project and program management.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Working as a member of the Technology team, your initial assignment will be working on ICT transformation programmes across EMEA, but will later expand into a broad range of projects. Specific areas include:

*Capturing, analysing, interpreting and understanding client's context and requirements
*Define project plans, including project definition, governance, resources, budget, and schedule
*Create and manage communication plans, including status reports, chair project meetings, and liaise with stakeholders to ensure alignment and manage expectations
*Updating project plans, project schedules, quality plans, risk and issues logs, and financial plans
*Incident Management including the resolution of escalations
*Deputising for Programme Managers in their absence
*Supporting business development effort through pre-sales activities, and drafting of proposals
*Engage on consultancy projects involving gathering and analysing of client's information, assessing problems and opportunities, identifying and reporting options and solutions
*Developing and maintaining effective internal communications and team work environment

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
*Demonstrate experience supporting and leading Telecoms/IT project management (Essential)
*High level understanding of digital technologies, including Networks (Essential)
*Experience managing stakeholders, resolving conflicts, and adapting to clients' styles (Essential)
*Advanced MS Project, Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills. (Essential)
*PMP certified (or is working towards it), or equivalent qualifications (Essential).
*Experience presenting to and communicate with senior stakeholders, coaching clients towards the right decision, and managing clients' expectations (Desirable)
*Experience managing presales activities and drafting proposals (Desirable)
*Experience delivering projects across Africa or other emerging markets (Desirable)
*Understanding of methodologies such as ITIL, Prince 2, six-sigma and similar (Desirable)

Experience of working in projects related to the Internet of things (IOT), Data Analytics, Cyber Security, and technical building systems would be desirable but not essential for these positions.

Senior Project Manager - IT, Technology, Transformation, Analytics, Cyber, Security, Consultancy, IOT, Internet of Things

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