Professional Services

Project Manager - Data Management

Global Analytics Firm is hiring for a Project Manager for their team based in the City. This is a permanent role paying between £75K - £90K.

You will be responsible for managing the successful delivery of external Client Assessments, Projects, and Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions involving Data Warehousing, Master Data Management, Data Quality, Data Engineering and Business Intelligence initiatives. This includes management of project resources, risks and issues, communication of status to project stakeholders and deliverable completion and acceptance. This position will be involved in performing business analysis, creating and managing project plans, and regularly working with business and technical users. The Project Manager must be able to work well in multi-functional and multi-shore project teams. This position will require frequent travel to client sites.

Responsibilities include:

* Create project plans, complete with estimated duration, tasks, resources and
* Ensure project deliverables are strategically aligned with business and project
* Coordinate meetings between team members, and business and IT stakeholders
* Gain sign-off on project deliverables
* Identify risks, their associated potential impacts, and the mitigation of the risks
* Manage resources to ensure adherence to the project plan
* Implement project change requests and corrective actions to ensure project success
* Consistent communication to stakeholders and project sponsors outlining status,
risks, issues, key decision and action plans, including accurate and timely updates
on project deliverables, timelines, and budget
* Providing coaching and mentoring of project resources to ensure the projects are
delivered on-time and within budget

Education & Experience

* 8-10 years of experience as a project manager on medium to large scale IT projects,
and 5+ years focused in at least 2 of the following areas:
o Data Integration/Movement
o Business Intelligence
o Data Quality
o Cloud Platforms
o Master Data Management
o Big Data
o Data Governance
o Business and Data Analysis
o Data Modelling
* 3+ years of experience delivering projects with a combination of onshore and
offshore project teams in a consultant role.
* Must have experience with BI/DW implementations and the enterprise data management
* At least 4 years of solid Agile experience in a Data Warehouse environment
* Knowledge of other project management discipline and methodologies, including,
Waterfall, RUPP, Scrum, Kanban
* Highly competent with MS Project and standard desktop MS Office applications
* Bachelor's Degree in Business or IT preferred or 3 years of relevant professional
* Experience with master data management and data governance
* JIRA and/or Trello and/or DevOps or other similar tool
* Experience managing project teams of 5-20 people
* A deep level of experience creating and managing project plans, including
estimation, task identification, resource planning, resource balancing loading, and
risk mitigation

Please apply for immediate interview!

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