IT Project Manager - Manufacturing

Recruiter
Location
Worthing
Salary
£300 - £349 per day
Posted
03 Apr 2017
Closes
01 May 2017
Ref
50181197
Contact
Andre Whitney
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Contract

IT Project Manager - Manufacturing, West Sussex -Contract

My client is a top pharmaceutical company who are currently looking to recruit an IT Project Manager

The key experience and knowledge of the IT Project Manager include:

  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the Systems Development Life Cycle and good knowledge of Project Management methodologies.
  • Experience delivering IT Infrastructure and Software Projects
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of IT systems and how they apply to supported business areas.
  • Ideally with experience in a manufacturing environment with a good understanding of manufacturing principles and practices.
  • Well-developed analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision. Ability to plan own work to meet objectives, and to work independently.

The key responsibilities for the IT Project Manager include:

  • Lead the introduction of shared service global solutions/systems, services and initiatives into assigned business areas in one or more sites or nodes
  • Lead projects / initiatives across Supply Chain and the IT organisation
  • Own the IT tasks involved in the preparation and implementation of new infrastructure and other pre-requisite phases
  • Lead the site/supply chain aspects of archiving and decommissioning activities for systems that have reached the end of their lifecycle
  • Manage site IT Risk, Change, & Compliance tasks during project deployment
  • Work with Site IT Business Partner, IT Business Process Partner, IT Project Delivery Service and the Business Unit Sponsor to develop a deep understanding of the business cases for change, then drive the approval of projects through site and IT governance processes
  • Maximizes value via understanding of SAP and its functional areas
  • Provide appropriate knowledge transfer to Site IT Service Lead and Site IT Business Partner as delivery phase approaches completion
  • Ensure that effective use is made of new IT systems, and that target benefits are achieved
  • Oversee project management processes and procedures for projects
  • Proactively manage communications relating to IT Delivery

This is a contract role for a IT Project Manager working for a top company on a global scale. To apply to IT Project Manager Role please send your CV or call to discuss.