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Project Manager

Project Manager

Bury St Edmunds

My client are an entertainment organisation reaching over a million customers in 2015 alone.

In 2016 this will grow to over 2 million customers spanning over 60 locations throughout the UK and US.

You’re be working within a dynamic and fast moving environment, across all business areas, to deliver IT services that enable the successful achievement of the company growth plan.

The Project Manager will be responsible for moving the companies IT projects forward in a controlled and coordinated manner, from inception through to completion.

At inception the Project Manager will be expected to define, document and obtain agreement for project requirements, ensuring complete documentation of expectations prior to commencement.

While projects will be required for delivery in a coordinated manner, it is essential that there is a balance to the companies’ ethos of agility and drive, so this does need to be taken into account.

Throughout any project the Project Manager will be the primary point of contact for all internal and external resources and will be use to managing the different demands of these groups.

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal is essential.

Skill Sets and abilities:

  • Business Analysis and requirement definition experience
  • Experience of development processes and web based user interfaces
  • Excellent communication skills both written and spoken
  • Experience of Agile Development techniques
  • Experience of managing third party vendors, contractors and providers
  • An excellent problem solver
  • Commercial business focus experience and how this can translate to enable IT to deliver a business enabling platform of operations
  • Personable, driven, dynamic personality, able to cope with pressure
  • Generates own ideas and develops others ideas for continued advancement
  • Excellent communication skills, dealing with end users, technical staff, vendors and management
  • Managing the end to end development life-cycle of changes and projects
  • The ability to critically analyze and evaluate
  • Sets demanding targets with determination to achieve them
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making skills
  • Adopts an assertive and confident approach
  • Ability to work independently on multiple/projects tasks with stringent schedules
  • Project management and business-facing skills
  • Flexible approach to working hours when required

Experience Required

  • Ideally educated to degree level in a computer related discipline
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in commercial experience
  • Minimum 2 years experience within high volume, high transactional, high availability web platform developments
  • Experience of managing projects with six figure budgets to time and budget
  • Retail experience and/or exposure would be preferential

  • Start: Flexible
  • Duration: Full Time, Permanent
  • Rate: Depending on experience
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgshire, Cambridge,
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Contact: Jason Beddow
  • Tel: 01603 415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: J1264 - JB
  • Posted: 2016-08-03 10:20:20 -

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