Our client is looking to appoint an experienced Project Manager for a 9 month contract who will be responsible for accelerating the effective execution of Key Strategic Programmes with particular focus on the Sales and Marketing function.
Responsibilities of the role will include:- Have overall responsibility for the on schedule delivery of key strategic programmes (some at an advanced stage of execution) Act as the main point of contact on all project matters Manage internal relationships and communications throughout the project life-cycle, including regular reporting to the Programme Managers and to the Director of Sales and Marketing Proactively resolve issues / conflict which threaten to impact project timescales and recommend priorities for focus Liaise regularly with the PMO and provide monthly reporting Provide project management expertise and coach Programme Managers as required Make recommendations for improved project management processes to the Exec via the PMO
You will have… A track record of project management expertise for the whole project life-cycle Experience of employing a broad and diverse range of project management best practices disciplines, methodologies and tools. Experience of analysing business requirements and creating functional specification documents Able to quickly adapt and flex to changing business priorities Strong stakeholder management Act as a leader and be able to influence a range of senior leaders, encouraging and challenging as appropriate Have a sense of urgency and the desire to get things accomplished Be able to hold the big picture and the detailed plan simultaneously Have a sense of humour and a desire to enjoy the journey
Job Reference: Req//206386
Closing Date: 17-Jul-2012