Job Title: Project Manager (Permanent)
Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
My client is a niche business that supplies reporting solutions to specific global vertical market. As a result of continued success, they are looking to recruit a Project Manager to help bolster the team at their head office in the Greater Manchester area.
As Project Manager, you will be responsible for a range of business change and software delivery projects. You will co-ordinate resources including the IT Team, Development, Business Analysts and Software Testers. You will be responsible for planning, monitoring and control of a number of projects including, updating the current accounting package from Sage 200 to Sage 1000. Project life cycles are expected to take anything from a few weeks to several months.
You will already be working in a similar role as either a Project Manager or Programme Manager and will have done so for at least five years. You will have experience of managing cross functional IT/Software teams as well as end users in order to complete projects in a timely fashion. You will be an effective communicator able to communicate with stakeholders at all levels of the business and collaborating with people across the wider business area. You will be experienced in refining business requirements and outlining plans and action points. You will also be experienced in resource planning and scheduling at both tactical and operational levels. You will be structured and organised, able to identify constraints, impacts and risks associated with proposed projects.
The role is in the Greater Manchester area and easily commutable from Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Darwen, Manchester and Rochdale.
It is likely that you will already be working as a Project Manager or Programme Manager.