IT Project Manager

IT Project Manager required for our Client based in the UK on an on-going SAP Programme for 6 months with potential extensions.

*Define and manage the list of dependent deliverables/workstreams that need to be
completed to achieve the overall Project goals and objectives.
* Define strategy and implementation plan and the delegation of tasks appropriately
* Accountable for Projects to be delivered on time, to scope, to the agreed acceptance
criteria and within budget in a safe and reliable manner and in accordance with the clients
Values and Behaviors.
* Lead and manage the IT&S activities in order to deliver a quality solution following the
appropriate client methodology. This would involve the integration of new payment card
solutions to the other on site and central systems
* Responsible for reporting progress to principal leadership/programme managers.
* Identification and ongoing management of project resources.
* Identify and manage interdependencies and integration issues with other Downstream
projects ensuring Project & Programme plans are aligned
* Implement strategy and maintain overall project scope/plan
* Deliver solution that ensures operational integrity and on-going reliable availability of the
systems to the business.

Governance:

* Ensure the project adheres to the appropriate IT&S Methodology and
Governance Processes
* Ensure all change requests are fully understood, impact assessments completed
and the appropriate business justification has been received and funding
approved.

People Management:

Manage workload of team to ensure team members are consistently managed
and challenged. ( this would also include 3rd party suppliers )
* Promote effective teamwork and manage the resolution of interpersonal issues.
* Where applicable play a role in performance management

Knowledge Sharing/Management:
* Participate in Lessons Learned and Network Meetings for collaboration and
foster Knowledge Sharing.
* Promote the use of knowledge management processes and tools. Leverage
successful products, processes and best practices across IT&S.
* Verify documentation is captured in a document management system. Publicise
deliverable location.

Key Dimensions:

* People Responsibility (no. of direct reports &
overall)
* Will be expected to manage within a Project Matrix
Organisation. Will work directly with Teams
geographically dispersed across multiple locations.

Skillset:

* IT Project Management
* Cutover Management
* Design Management
* Data Management
* Test Management
* Card Payment Solution experience
* Multiple full end to end Programme Lifecycle experience
* Excellent Communications Skills
* Leadership Skills
* Ability to adapt under pressure
* Manufacturing experience


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.