Head of Project Management

Tech Company

£

London

 

70,000 - 85,000 per annum

Our client, a hugely successful Tech company, are now looking for a Head of Project Management, accountable for project delivery from inception, delivery through to transfer to BAU. You and your team will be responsible for managing a portfolio of projects from short term feature improvements to multi stakeholder business transformation projects. Working closely with your own team members and the development & consulting teams, you will manage the resourcing, budget, and delivery of these projects to deadlines. Above all you will focus on risk, business and financial.

Responsibilities:

  • Owns the Project Delivery, Creates and executes project work plans and revisions as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

  • Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities

  • Manages day to day operational aspects of a project and scope

  • Reviews deliverables prepared by team before passing to relevant stakeholder

  • Effectively applies their methodology and enforces project standards

  • Prepares for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures

  • Minimizes their exposure and risk on project

  • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately

  • Oversight, mentoring of your team

Key Skills and Background:

 

  • Proven track record of delivering IT projects, large and small, on time and on budget 

  • Experience of managing Web and Mobile projects (iOS and Android)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • High level of self- confidence a natural leader

  • Brilliant client facing skills incorporating significant commercial experience

  • Media and managed service background

  • A background in software development

  • A recognized Project Management Qualification

  • Strong leadership and team management skills