IMT Project Manager
Are you organised and methodical, and have an attention to detail? Are you able to deal with change and have the flexibility to thrive in a busy environment?
If so, then this is an opportunity to be part of a team of dedicated professionals delivering IT projects and the associated business change.
We have an exciting opportunity to join the IMT service as an IMT Project Manager. You will lead on the delivery of a portfolio of technically complex IMT projects and programmes by providing day to day project and programme governance contributing to the management of change within LCC.
You will work closely with senior technical staff to deliver projects on their behalf, clarifying scope, roles and responsibilities to ensure the successful implementation of enabling technologies to support both corporate and directorate initiatives such as the Transformation Programme. You will support the Head of Portfolio and Resources in liaising with corporate programmes and will work closely with Serco's project managers, and with LCC project sponsors to ensure that projects and their associated benefits are effectively tracked and governed.
What we are looking for:
Educated to degree level (or equivalent) you'll also hold the Prince2 Foundation qualification (or equivalent). With proven experience in an operational IMT function you'll also be able to demonstrate:
- Experience of project delivery within a corporate setting;
- Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills;
- An ability to design and deliver training;
- Effective facilitation skills; and
- Good time management and team working skills.
In return we can offer you
A competitive salary, excellent pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and other employee benefits. You'll also be working for a forward-thinking organisation which provides opportunities for development and progression.
If you'd like to find out more about this exciting role, please contact Donna Fryer, Head of Portfolio and Resources via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applicants are encouraged to read the Job Description carefully to ensure your application demonstrates the required criteria. Best of luck!
At the current time during the Coronavirus restrictions, all our employees are working from home if they are able to do so to support the health and safety of all of our colleagues. We are embracing new ways of working and we are anticipating that remote working will continue to be a key feature of this role. You will be given a nominated contractual work base and once current restrictions are lifted you will be required to commute to this work base when necessary.
Our technology platform and equipment is very good enabling you to connect and collaborate remotely. We require that you have in place good connectivity and we will discuss during the recruitment process if support with this is needed.
Please be advised that this position may be subject to a criminal record check
All candidates are advised to read the attached job information pack prior to making an application.
On occasion we receive significantly more applications than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward.
We operate a talent pool scheme whereby candidates who are not successful on this occasion may be considered for a period of up to 3 months for similar positions.
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In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.