IC Resources Ltd

Project Manager - Software

Location
Cambridge
Salary
5 month contract
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Ref
J42220
Contact
Seamus Hayes
Job Function
Project Management
Specialist Area
Software
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Manager - Software
Cambridge
5 month contract
Highly Competitive rate

I have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Manager based in Cambridge for an initial 5 month contract.

The ideal candidate will have experience with software implementations into client's premises preferably within the telecommunications sector and must be willing/able to travel to customer sites (predominately UK, but with some customers in Europe, Africa and the Middle East) for short periods.

The Project Manager will provide delivery execution leadership and bid support for high priority projects impacting both business and customer profitability. Working primarily from Cambridge but with potential to engage on projects across the region which includes but is not restricted to Europe, Middle East and Africa. This position is responsible for scope, cost, schedule, change and risk management as well as quality and customer satisfaction for all assigned projects.

Responsibilities

 Ability to effectively manage technical teams and suppliers, across multiple large-scale projects and diverse locations
 Delivery of complete project to agreed schedule and budget, able to multi-task across simultaneous project deliveries, demonstrating effective reporting, financial control, risk, scope & change management
 Engage at sales bid stage to lead/support the commercial and technical teams, contributing to proposals to ensure that work is assessed, planned, appropriately estimated and a suitable deal is agreed, with appropriate cost and risks identified to maximise margin
 Working as the customer account manager to foster closer ties with end customer.

Essential Qualifications/Requirements:

 Significant demonstrable project management experience in a global environment dealing with suppliers and multidisciplinary teams in a technical environment, ideally within a utility or Telecom segment
 Proven track record to manage and resolve project issues throughout full project lifecycle
 Natural leadership skills
 Effective, excellent written/verbal communicator at all levels (Director to technical execution)
 Fluent English speaker, excellent and clear written and communication skills
 PRINCE2, PMI or PM-BOK certified

Highly Desirable experience:

 Delivery of consultancy services for Smallworld, GIS, Mobile Asset Management or Smart Grid solution implementations
 Project Management for Customer Implementations - with highly desirable experience in Smallworld Utility Implementations.
 GIS, mobile or asset management software product expertise at user business process or technical engineering level
 Experience in working in a large multinational business operating in a matrix environment

If you feel you have the necessary skillset to successfully complete the above contract then please do not hesitate to contact Seamus Hayes at IC Resources.

Notes: 5 months, Contract, UK, Cambridge, Project Manager, Software,