IT Project Manager - Finance - 5 months Contract - £550 per day - London

£550 - Project Management
Ref: 1514 Date Posted: Friday 10 Sep 2021
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IT Project Manager - Finance - 5 months Contract - £550 per day 

Our client, an established financial institution is seeking a contract IT Project Manager with financial experience to join the team in London for 5 months. Working closely with internal IT colleagues to follow the system onboarding processes by completing IT Security, Cloud, and Architecture assessments.

The Project Manager will ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget. The role requires an aptitude to effectively manage a project from inception through the full SDLC.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Deliver projects on time, within scope and within budget
  • Define project scope and objectives
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Developing detailed project plans to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Stakeholder management 
  • Perform risk management 
  • Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis
Key Skills Required:
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Organisational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Ability to explain complex ideas to those with limited IT and systems knowledge
  • Strong ability to negotiate with different teams to come to consensus on deliverables, schedules, and issues
  • Strong meeting skills, ability to lead meetings and negotiate solutions with various parties involved with a release.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information.
  • Ability to operate sensitively and effectively in a multicultural environment.

 

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.