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Project Manager

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland Salary: £400 - £450 per day +
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Contract

Project Manager

Role Description

Manage and control delivery activity for a Large Scale Programme. Take responsibility for delivering solutions which address business needs. Manages resources to ensure delivery to agreed business plans within cost, quality and timescale objectives. Manage relationships across a number of Senior Stakeholders.

Key Accountabilities

  • Project Delivery - Defines and Implements a detailed delivery approach, obtains acceptance and buy in from key stakeholders. Produces and owns all project management deliverables, using established project management methodologies, to the right level of quality.
  • Planning - produces and owns the project plan. Controls, manages and monitors project timescales, reporting variances, escalating as appropriate to overcome delays and difficulties
  • Governance and Reporting - work with programme managers to provide regular status reporting to different stakeholders.
  • Stakeholder Management - identifies key project stakeholders. Engages with a diverse group of stakeholders to influence key decisions to meet project milestones.
  • Risk - continuously monitors projects for risk issues and regulatory compliance and takes appropriate steps to mitigate.

Key Competencies

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Working with Third Parties (Nice to have)
  • Experience of migrations
  • Ability to deliver results in a challenging environment

Qualifications

  • Qualified Accountant (Nice to have)
  • Qualified Project Manager

To find out more about Huxley, please visit www.huxley.com

Huxley, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales