Project Manager - Global Law Firm - up to £80,000 + Bonus + Benefits - London

£55,000-£80,000 - Project Management
Ref: 1344 Date Posted: Tuesday 20 Jul 2021
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Project Manager - Global Law Firm - up to £80,000 + Bonus + Benefits 

Our client a Global Law Firm is seeking a Project Manager with previous experience within the Legal sector to join them on a permanent basis. 

Within this role the suitable candidate will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of technology projects ensuring they are aligned, resourced and planned in consistency with Firm strategy, commitments and goals.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Creating and executing project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Managing day-to-day aspects of strategy, project and scope.  
  • Effectively apply project methodology 
  • Identify and manage exposure and risk on projects.
  • Ensure project artifacts are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
  • Coordinate assignment of PMO and project team members with Resource Managers.
  • Manage day-to-day assignments of project team members throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Mitigate team conflict and communication problems.

Essential Experience Required:

  • Project Management Professional certification.
  • Minimum 7-10 years of project management or IT Management.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience coordinating and/supporting IT business processes.
  • Understanding of Waterfall and Agile project methodologies.
  • Business acumen and strong presentation skills.
  • Previous experience as a business analyst is a plus.
  • General understanding in various areas of technology - application programming, database and system design.
  • Scheduling and budgeting experience would be beneficial 
  • Understanding of Internet, Intranet, Extranet and client/server architectures.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Visio, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Experience with ServiceNow PPM would be beneficial 

Please note that only candidates with Legal experience will be considered for this position 

Benefits Include 

  • Pension (a firm matching contribution of up to 5% if you choose to increase your contribution)
  • Life Insurance
  • Health-Wellness (reimbursed up to £500 for a variety of activities & services throughout the year
  • Private Medical Insurance (your partner/spouse and unmarried dependents under the age of 24 can also be added, and the Firm will fund 50% of their cover)
  • Private GP Services
  • Dental Insurance
  • Extra leave purchase (25 days’ leave every year, plus you can choose to take up to 2 days of additional holidays, at a cost to you
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Cycle to work
  • Employee Discounts Programme (shopping discounts)
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Charity Giving

If you believe you have the right skill-set and attributes for this role, then please apply today! 

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.