We have an amazing opportunity for a Project Manager to join a growing Fintech organisation on a remote/hybrid basis as they continue their expansion. This is a fantastic opportunity for those looking to work from home and increase their work/life balance. Great potential to progress your career longer term and embrace a positive workplace culture (Great Places to Work and Deloitte Best Managed Award Winners).
As a Project Manager with our clients Advisory Service Team, you will be an integral part of the Project & Portfolio Management team, collaborating with clients from diverse sectors to oversee and manage a broad spectrum of projects and programs. The Advisory Services team excels in identifying business issues, determining needs, conducting comprehensive analyses, and crafting recommendations within the context of our broader engagements.
- Take the lead in managing end-to-end project lifecycles, encompassing project planning, execution, monitoring, and closure to ensure the timely achievement of project objectives and milestones.
- Collaborate with key stakeholders to define project scope, goals, deliverables, and success criteria.
- Create and maintain project plans, schedules, and budgets, optimizing resource allocation and utilisation.
- Identify, assess, and manage project risks, issues, and dependencies while implementing mitigation strategies to minimize their impact.
- Coordinate and facilitate project meetings, workshops, and presentations to enhance effective communication and collaboration across teams.
- Monitor project progress and performance, providing regular status updates, reports, and recommendations to senior management and stakeholders.
- Drive change management activities to ensure the seamless adoption of new processes, systems, and initiatives.
- Manage senior stakeholders through steering committees, program reviews, and status updates.
- Oversee a team of cross-functional resources to execute the plan effectively.
- Hold a third-level qualification (minimum Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications) or its equivalent in a relevant discipline.
- Possess PMP or PRINCE2 certification or an equivalent Project Management qualification.
- Demonstrate at least 4 years of direct experience in project management, particularly in IT technology and/or strategic business projects.
- Exhibit proficiency in the MS Office suite, including MS-Visio and MS-PowerPoint.
- Show exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Hold PM Accreditation at the respective level..
- Strong analytical, verbal, and written communication skills.
- Proven experience in leading, motivating, and managing teams of various sizes for both project and program roles, including internal and external resources.
- Demonstrated ability to lead meetings and teams to project completion, coupled with a commitment to follow through, follow up, and adhere to established processes.
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Ryan Blackett.