Bates & Bradshaw have a fantastic opportunity for an IT (New) Projects Manager.
My client is located in based in Barton and they are the leading manufacturing business who supply products across the UK. This company has recently gone through new development period and now have the need to recruit an IT project Manager
The IT Project Manager is responsible for the successful delivery of our client’s project and Agile delivery team. Success is measured against timeline, budget, quality, stakeholder satisfaction and adherence to the organisational process.
The IT Project Manager ensures the project is effectively resourced and manages relationships with a wide range of groups (including all project contributors). The IT Project Manager is responsible for managing the work of colleagues & third parties, allocating and utilising resources in an efficient manner and maintaining a co-operative, motivated and successful team.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The Project Manager role is one of multi- tasking: -
Project set up
·Work with the Technical Development Manager, Business Analysts and Business Stakeholders to understand the initial scope for a new project
·Work with Developers and Testers to estimate project effort
·Responsible for the overall successful delivery of a project, through the complete project lifecycle. This includes ensuring that the project is delivered on time and budget and meets client and technical requirements.
·Develop, maintain, and manage to project plan, ensuring the right balance of scope, budget, timeline, and risk is in place.
·Ensures project is on track, as well as focussing on quality of deliverables, quality, and stakeholder satisfaction, escalating issues as they arise to the Technical Development Manager
·Produce regular progress reports for senior management and project teams
·Organise and chair project team meetings e.g. technical review and estimation sessions, daily stand ups, showcases.
·Ensure that all disciplines within the project team (PM, BA, QA, UX, Developers) are working together, understand their goals, have a voice on plans, quality, progress and resolving any cross functional issues.
·Develop and maintain project delivery roadmaps, sprint plans etc.
Follow all internal processes
·Understand and ensure internal, Agile based processes are followed throughout a project by the project team
·Define the project milestones and iterations against which progress is tracked throughout the project
·Work on the continuous improvement of the project delivery method and processes, incorporating any lessons learnt from the project
·Ensuring Jira, project boards and other PM tools are kept up to date.
To be able to demonstrate experience and out comes from a previous position, working to plans and time frames.