Senior Project Manager - London

  • Category
    Project Management, Change & BA Roles - Project Manager
  • Location
    Barnet, Greater London
  • Salary
  • External Reference
    NS-2378

Senior Project Manager - London - £60-70k
My client a world leading media organisation is currently looking for someone to join their IT department as a Senior Project Manager. Your main purpose within the team will be to take full responsibility for the definition, approach, facilitation and completion of medium-scale projects meeting firm deadlines.

Key Responsibilities
*Ensures that realistic project plans are maintained and ensures regular and accurate communication to stakeholders.
*Adopts appropriate project management methods and tools whether predictive (plan-driven) approaches or adaptive (iterative/agile) approaches.
*Manages the change control procedure and ensures that project deliverables are completed within agreed cost, timescale and resource budgets, and are signed off.
*Provides effective leadership to the project team, and takes appropriate action where team performance deviates from agreed tolerances
*Validates that suppliers' performance is in accordance with contract terms.
*Engages proactively and collaboratively with suppliers to resolve incidents, problems, or unsatisfactory performance.
*Implements supplier management-related service improvement initiatives and programmes.

Skills
*Full knowledge of relevant system development life-cycles.
*Appreciates contracting procedures within the organisation and has some experience in the development and operation of an SLA.
*Pays attention to detail and has good interpersonal skills.
*Demonstrates fantastic leadership.
*Assesses and evaluates risk. Spring acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Spring Group UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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