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Project Manager

Job Description

This is an exciting high-profile role for a Project Manager to work on a large BPO, utilize and build on their current experience in a very high profile organisation. 

Great opportunity for Project Manager who’s looking to build their experience and work on elements of a large procurement programme. This role is based within the Programme Management team of one of the largest growing financial services companies in Europe. The beating heart of the organisation!

The Company
Forget the image of ‘dusty’ pensions; this is the company who are at the very forefront of the pension world – highly innovative ecommerce environment. Based in new state of the art, top technology riverside offices they offer great benefits, a fast moving, supportive, ever changing environment where people are truly valued and genuinely excited to be part of what they’re doing.

The Role
As Project Manager you will work with a variety of different business stakeholders, lead project managers and programme managers on either individual projects or within workstreams. You will be given a certain level of autonomy and expected to manage and run your own projects plus support Lead Project Managers and manage project resources on a matrix basis.  Huge potential to grow your skills/career.  A highly demanding but equally rewarding position, you will work with, and learn from a friendly, experienced and extremely professional team who are renowned for their quality of work and high level of performance.

Day to day you will:

  • Take responsibility for end to end delivery of assigned projects or work within smaller work streams
  • Stakeholder engagement and management – gaining and maintaining buy in and overcoming resistance
  • Risk and issue management
  • Manage delivery with agreed parameters (timescales, budget etc)
  • Deliver the plan, including appropriate risk and change management
  • Support Lead PMs, Programme Managers and other Programme staff
  • Liaise and manage third parties including their off-shore service partner
  • Work to challenging time scales in a complex environment

About You
This role would suit a Project Manager who’s keen to gain exposure on a variety of projects.  You will be solution-orientated, have gained experience with external supplier/service management and have already been a part of successful project delivery, ideally wor4ked on an online outsourced digital model, delivered projects from a digital point of view.  You would have been used to delivering complex change across work streams in a structured, business project management environment. Comfortable working at senior level and with a wide range of stakeholders you will be a focussed and effective organiser, communicator and team player. 

  • Confident in project management practices
  • Technical experience, used to working on commercial requirements and business concept
  • Experience of small project/workstreams delivery
  • Happy in a structured and demanding project management environment
  • Good at managing priorities
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills
  • Flexible, positive

If you enjoy working in a demanding project environment where you’re comfortable working under your own initiative and would like to work on a high profile unprecedented financial services product send your CV urgently they’re wanting to start interviewing.  Press the ‘Apply’ button now