IT Project Manager

Location
South Wales
Salary
£300 - £400 per day
Posted
23 Jan 2017
Closes
20 Feb 2017
Ref
091773SZK
Contact
Samantha Kearney
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Sector
Public Sector
Job Type
Contract
My client currently require an experienced IT Project Manager to lead on their current Programme; involving the implementation of further capabilities utilising Conversis:

* Further integrations with the finance system (Oracle EBS).

* Further functionality in relation to publications management (including further integrations with Eprints.

* Research funding application processes and workflow

* Impact and Engagement

* REF management

* Reviews and possible upgrades to previously released capabilities

Alongside this, the successful IT Project Manager will also be required to lead a workstream which is aimed at the procurement and implementation of services to provide data storage.

This particular post will report into the Organisation's Programme Manager and will be required to successfully deliver on the following:

* Work closely with the Programme Manager to manage project plans and deliver against all the agreed objectives and deliverables.

* Work closely with the technical team (particularly the technical lead) to inform the creation and maintenance of detailed technical project plans

* Work within the programme framework of project delivery

* Work closely with the Programme Manager to develop project plans and documents in Microsoft Project and Project online, to enable effective project delivery and communication. This will include delivery of detailed knowledge transfer with MS Project and Project online.

* Maintain clear and concise up to date information and ensure all levels of communication paths are updated, including regular highlight reports.

* Work closely with the Programme Manager to determine, monitor, and review staff resource requirements, inter-dependencies, risks and issues.

* Work closely with the Programme Manager to manage the implementation of actions to mitigate and avoid project risks, and to manage the resolution of any issues that threaten delivery of the project.

* Work closely with the Programme Manager and Business Change Managers to ensure that business specifications for individual technical projects are documented for handover to the Technical Lead.



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