Project Manager

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £72000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kiran Jass

  • Contact email:

    kiranjass@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    KJA/1054012_1543845183

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Key Responsibilities

  • Manages and delivers multiple projects with a view to achieving the benefits expected in the business case.
  • Contributes to the successful implementation of the project by developing, monitoring and controlling project management plans, schedules and costs.
  • Adopts the firm's project delivery framework and ensures good project management practices are maintained.
  • Develops and maintains plans and schedules for each assigned project.
  • Responsible for a range of projects and initiatives within the PMO portfolio.
  • Ensures that changes to scope are managed, and risks and issues are resolved.
  • Reports regularly on status.
  • In collaboration with the business owners and change and communications makes recommendations on optimum times to introduce change into the business.
  • Leads project teams comprised of a business owner, work stream leads, business analysts, subject matter experts and change analysts

Experience sought

  • Formal project management certification, e.g. PRINCE2. Agile
  • Experience in managing multiple projects.
  • Experience of Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Demonstrable experience in leading cross functional business improvement initiatives that have IT components (internal and external suppliers)
  • Experienced in working with global virtual teams.
  • Strong advisory and facilitation skills.
  • Strong influencing and relationship skills. Must be able to influence without the need for direct authority.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.