We are looking for a Senior Project Manager

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our team. This role requires experience dealing with clients in a fast-paced and innovative environment. If you are looking to work with a high calibre team, we want to hear from you.

The Project Foundry has substantially grown its portfolio of clients across the finance and technology, telecoms, and aviation sectors. We bring a fresh and creative approach to Project Management; this approach resonates with existing and potential clients.

Our culture is founded on 5 Key Pillars- Excellence in Delivery, Accountability and Ownership, Communication and Collaboration, Innovation and Community, and Connecting our Business, and we deliver this through a one-team approach. We continuously promote diversity, collaboration, and innovation. If you are interested in building something special and want the opportunity to work with a like-minded team, we here at The Project Foundry want to work with you.

Our ideal colleague will be self-directed, highly motivated, and comfortable working in an extremely fast-paced environment. Flexibility and adaptability are key attributes needed for success. Candidates should also have strong project management and client relationship skills to handle a variety of activities and complexities.

This Senior Project Manager will be the key PM for a global automation project. There is a high demand for automation across IT and the initial project will be the automation of IAM activities. The Senior Project Manager needs to be an expert in project controls, scope and backlog management and putting governance in place.

Responsibilities

Plan

  • Leading the coordination of resources, project scope, business requirement documentation, project documentation, project status reporting, project risk management, timelines, project communication, change management as well as post-implementation audit reviews.
  • Overseeing all aspects of the project including business requirements documentation, stakeholder analysis, timelines, budgets, resource allocation, scope, definition, and project communication.
  • Collaborating with business partners and project team members to efficiently write requirements and implement projects.
  • Define the project scope and plan for the IAM Automation Project

Execute

  • Ability to influence decisions and facilitate change management through collaboration and leadership. Must also be able to act as a liaison between business and technology groups, to ensure that business needs are met with appropriate technology solutions.
  • Managing a variety of projects with diverse and complex issues both technical and non-technical.
  • Providing stakeholders with accurate reporting
  • Deliver the IAM Automation Project, on time and in budget

    Deliver

    • Develop a communication plan for the project and ensure all key parties are notified and informed throughout the project.
    • Develop and manage a project risk register with remediation planning.
    • Develop and manage a project Issues register.
    • Manage the project across its lifecycle from planning to handover
    • Apply strong governance structures and project controls

    Prepare accurate and detailed high level estimates as part of the Demand Evaluation process.

     

    Sounds good? What do you need?

    • 8+ years of experience managing projects and programmes in multiple industries.
    • A PM certification
    • Very good organisational skills, logical and efficient thinking, and strong attention to detail.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of stakeholders, including senior executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
    • Adept at using negotiation, facilitation, and presentation techniques to build consensus, and skilled at communicating difficult and sensitive information tactfully.
    • Good knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Project and Visio.
    • Expert knowledge and experience of project management methodologies and tools, particularly Agile Scrum.
    • A degree-level qualification in a relevant discipline.
    • IT Project Management experience and an understanding of automation
    • Experience of scope and backlog management

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