Technology | 08-12-2020

IT Project Manager

  • Sheffield
  • £55,000 per annum

Key Responsibilities: 


  • Determine and define project scope and objectives
  • End to end project management from planning through to operationalisation and delivery
  • Customer engagement - excellent stakeholder management across all areas of the business
  • Delivery of quality solutions within timescales and budgets
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
  • Ensuring that all applicable aspects of the business' governance are met in line with the Change Management Framework
  • Manage the governance, scoping, delivery and implementation of these changes
  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
  • Effective communication with various Teams, project sponsors, stakeholders & customers
  • Define project objectives and oversee project planning and delivery.
  • Work with cross functional teams to develop solutions and design documents
  • Explain and enforce best practice of system use, data management and processes
  • Identify and flag business challenges constructively and manage them to resolution
  • Support Project Leads and Project Workstream Leads in the programme
  • Support the development of change management, impact analysis and training plans
  • Develop good relationships across the business and the central UK teams
  • Provide assistance in other work areas and ad-hoc duties as required


Experience Required:


  • Extensive experience in similar BA role (Ideally 3 + years)
  • Degree or equivalent in project management practices
  • Extensive experience in similar PM role (Ideally 10+ years
  • Excellent stakeholder management and engagement experience
  • Has experience delivering projects following Agile methodology
  • Highly organised and able to coordinate others within the project team
  • Has developed & implemented Change frameworks to meet business requirements
  • Proven experience of managing the delivery of multiple change projects
  • Solid all-round project manager skillset
  • Confident individual with proven experience of communicating and influencing with key stakeholders
  • Ability to work autonomously and work under pressure
  • Solid experience using MS Visio, MS Project, Sharepoint, MS Office Suite
  • Solid experience of working with waterfall and agile methodologies
  • Experience using ERP’s, e-Commerce platforms (Babbage, Magento, Salesforce desirable)
  • Experience in the distribution, building/construction sectors desirable