Leeds, West Yorkshire
11 months ago
Market leading software company delivering national and global enterprise software solutions within their market sector. They require an experienced Project Manager to oversee the implementation of a backend software solution with a major client within the Automotive market.
-Delivery and management of high value Projects through entire Project Lifecycle.
-Develop a detailed project plan to track progress.
-Ensure Project delivers within specified scope, timescales and budget.
-Engagement with key client stakeholders to ensure Project deliverables are consistent with scope, providing regular updates and obtaining client "buy in" throughout.
-Engagement and allocation of resources including Business Consultant's, Software Development and Support teams where required to achieve project goals.
-Establish and maintain relationships with third parties and external vendors.
-Ensure appropriate testing is carried out against scope and deliverables.
-Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation, reporting and escalating to management as required.
Experience & Qualifications
-Extensive Project/ Programme Management experience delivering high value Software implementation projects within Enterprise level organisations.
-Background in Finance or Automotive industries.
-Experience working within Hybrid Agile/ Waterfall methodologies.
-Excellent communication skills with the ability to engage up to Boardroom level.
-High degree of stakeholder engagement and negotiation experience with ability to influence and create buy in.
-Formal Project Management qualification (Prince, PMP, Six Sigma etc etc).
Please note this is a part time role working 3 days a week on the 3rd party client site with scope to extend to 5 days with time split between the Leeds and Midlands.
The successful Project Manager will be required to travel between Leeds and the Midlands.