Senior Software Project Manager

Ref: ZR_7063_JOB  ·  Posted on 16 June 2022


Our client is a leading Engineering and Defence consultancy and they are looking to attract an experienced Senior Software Project Manager with a proven delivery and consulting background. Excellent stakeholder communication skills is a must!

The role will assist in delivery of a complex bespoke software project.

The role will require the project manager to manage project scope and technical teams, to perform detailed planning, financial management, project and board reporting/tracking as well as Change, RAID and Stakeholder management.

2 -3 days per week remote working, the other days you will be required to be on site.

Skills & experience
  • Proven track record of successful delivery of Projects and Programmes in the Defence/public sector.
  • A recognised P3M qualification (i.e. Prince2, APM PMQ, MoR, or MSP).
  • You must have worked within a Software Development project previously.
  • Experience and understanding of delivering IT Systems & Software Development, Cyber Security or Infrastructure programmes and projects in complex environments.
  • Knowledge and experience of delivery management such as governance, reporting, planning, risks/issues, benefit management, finance and change management.
  • Strong commercial awareness with experience of managing to a contract and able to effectively manage scope and change both internally and externally.
  • Good knowledge of financial controls and ability to interpret and report financial data and analysis.
  • Experience supply chain management and their associated contracts, utilising a variety of contracting methods, such as T&M and Firm Price.
  • Strong stakeholder and communication management.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Please note that the client has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and therefore this contract will be run through an Umbrella Company. Income tax and primary national insurance contributions will be deducted at source from any payments made to the intermediary.

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