DV Cleared Project Manager

Location
City of London
Salary
£400 - £550 per day
Posted
08 Mar 2017
Closes
05 Apr 2017
Ref
JVO0069
Contact
Jenny VonOldenskiold
Clearance Level
DV
Job Type
Contract

Indicative experience

  • Typically 5 to 8 years experience of managing a number of medium/large sized packages.
  • Typically management of several projects across the whole lifecycle, including start-up.
  • Team and resource management
  • Responsibility for team leadership of a small team and accountability for building and motivating the team.
  • Planning for and obtaining the appropriate levels and types of resource required.
  • Agreeing terms of reference with the Project team members and the Project Board.

Project Management

  • Define and agree the scope and deliverables of specific work packages with your Work Package/Project Managers.
  • Identifying issues and recommending solutions to the Programme Manager or Project Board.
  • Establishing common milestones which link to the wider project/programme milestones.
  • Holding checkpoint meetings with the Work Package/Project Managers.
  • Providing progress and status reports to the Project Board and Project team.

Delivery

  • Identifying and managing the risks.
  • Ensuring the delivery of quality products, on target, within budget and other constraints.
  • Identifying issues and recommending solutions to the Project Board and other relevant parties.
  • Driving all aspects of the Project to a successful conclusion and resolving any conflict within the Project.
  • Working within the standard disciplines and processes established for the Project/Programme.
  • Defining and managing stakeholder expectation.

Personality fit

  • Good team-membership skills and able to gain the respect of peers.
  • Displays leadership skills and able to lead teams positively.
  • Able to interface with stakeholders and suppliers and create a food impression.
  • PRINCE 2 Practitioner, ISEB Certificate and IS Project Management, Foundation in MSP07 Programme Management method or Foundation in Management of Risk.
  • Professional body affiliation (APM, PMI, BCS)

Role specific requirements

  • Have worked within infrastructure and change projects/programmes
  • Have a minimum of 5 years experience on budgets above 1 million preferably 5 million+