Senior IT Project Manager (WMS / Logistics IT)

Location
Homeworking
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Holidays + Pension + some remote
Posted
23 Apr 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Ref
JN -042021-2562373
Contact
Steve Jackson
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English, French, German

Senior IT Project Manager (WMS / Logistics IT)

Brilliant opportunity for a customer facing project manager to work in a rapidly growing business with an aggressive growth strategy and an already healthy client portfolio

Client Details

Global Logistics business embarking on a growth journey

Description

  • Providing technical support to the Sales Management team in the offer phase for new customers and projects
  • The analysis and mapping of the internal needs and/or needs of the customer
  • Drawing up the functional analysis
  • Translating operational needs and customer needs into IT solutions
  • Drawing up the project plan, taking into account timing, resources and costs
  • The configuration of the WMS systems together with WMS Specialists
  • Testing and quality assurance together with Application support
  • Internal and/or external reporting on project status
  • Collaborating with stakeholders - operations, support departments and external customers
  • Analysing problems and finding solutions for existing systems and reporting tools
  • Make a proactive contribution to our Lean Six Sigma working method

Profile

  • Experience in a logistics / supply chain environment and with ERP/WMS is a must
  • Experience in project management and a great interest in data communication and logistics business processes
  • Must be able to occasionally get to customer sites and the East Midlands HQ - some home working will be allowed post pandemic, but this is not a completely remote job
  • Customer facing experience with experience of on-boarding and/or account managing customers in an IT Project Management capacity
  • Must be willing to wear multiple hats - a versatile Project Manager not afraid of getting involved in analysis and hands-on problem solving
  • Broad analytical mind, excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Relevant degree level, or equivalent knowledge gained through experience
  • A proactive team player with a continuous improvement mindset

Job Offer

£50,000 - £60,000 + Holidays + Pension + Benefits