IT Project Manager

IT Project Manager
£70,000-£80,000 + Benefits

The Role

The JM Group are currently working with a leading technology software and consulting company who are now actively seeking a Project Manager to join them on a full-time, permanent basis. The team is remote based at the moment as when the situation changes they are ideally looking at 1-2 days a week in London.

The roles been created due to growth and they are looking for client facing Project Managers to work with their growing client base within insurance. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a team of highly capable and professional people who are driven to deliver innovative, cutting edge solutions.

As an IT Project Manager, you will be responsible for running external client facing and internal projects. The successful candidate will operate as a member of the project management team, contributing high quality project management expertise working alongside our Consultants to deliver to clients.

The Responsibilities:

*Agreeing project objectives and scope
*Drawing up a detailed plan and schedule for each stage of the project
*Managing project meetings with internal and external project teams and suppliers
*Leading the project team including organisation and forward planning of the various assigned resources
*Ensuring that at each stage projects are progressing on time, on budget and to the right quality standards
*Support the Programme Director in continuously improving client project delivery processes and tools

The Requirements

As an IT Project Manager you will have the following skills and experience:

*Significant experience working in professional services environments managing both small and large projects for high profile clients, insurance or financial services is preferred
*Formally trained in project management methods and be familiar with typical planning tools such as MS Project and Agile PM tools such as JIRA
*Experience with managing client-facing software implementation and / or actuarial model delivery projects
*Strong problem-solving skills. Ability to spot problems, understand its significance, and get to the heart of the issue quickly and thoroughly and propose creative solutions
*Used to working under pressure. You are proactive, show resolve and adapt to evolving situations.

If you are an experienced IT Project Manager looking for a new role, please apply with your most recent CV

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.