Project Manager - 12 month FTC

Recruiter
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Location
Birmingham
Salary
60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
02 Dec 2021
Closes
09 Dec 2021
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Accounting
Sector
Banking
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Essential Experience:

  • Extensive knowledge of project management standards, processes, procedures and guidelines
  • Knowledge of the industry project management best practices, ie, Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
  • Knowledge of various types of IT project methodologies and life cycles, eg, conversions, incremental, rapid delivery, classic or traditional waterfall phases of analysis, design, development, testing, implementation and the correct project application
  • Knowledge of standards relevant to the software industry, eg, ISO, CMM, Six Sigma
  • Knowledge of financial services industry
  • Advanced skill in the use of project management software to manage projects, eg, MS Project and auxiliary tools, such as earned value database, audit tools, project repository, including risk, issues and action items database, SLIM Estimate, Metrics and Control, PlanView, Platinum Process Continuum
  • Demonstrated skill in managing project budgets and timelines
  • Skill in the use of negotiation techniques to reach agreement when there are widely-differing viewpoints
  • Excellent analysis, problem-solving, team, conflict management and time management skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with executive level clients