• Location: Kent, England
  • Date Posted: 21st May, 2021
  • Reference: 210521

Looking for an Azure project manager to join a market leading company within the Credit management services. My client prides themselves on being the best at what they do and recognise that it's the people that make the difference to any organisation. So, are you ready for a new challenge?! As they are on the lookout for a talented IT Project Manager with Azure experience to join their IT department in their dynamic Kent office.



Role & Responsibilities



  • Work closely with business sponsor and stakeholders to ensure business requirements are effectively identified and delivered to achieve business outcomes

  • Work with project sponsor, stakeholders and IT management to clearly define and document scope and key deliverable, balancing business priorities with stakeholder expectations

  • Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle

  • Ensure the project identifies, and delivers, any and all functional and non-functional requirement to ensure a successful outcome

  • Plan and track project time lines, milestones and deliverable using appropriate tools

  • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals

  • Ensure all project deliveries are in line with IT PMO Framework

  • Maintain effective communication and reporting with project sponsors, senior stakeholders and IT management

  • Direct and manage project delivery from beginning to end, ensuring projects are completed in a timely manner, ensuring quality measures and budgets are maintained and tracked

  • Ensure effective management of all project team members and that roles/responsibilities are defined and clearly understood

  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify, maintain and review the RAID log, ensuring risk is assessed and monitored on an ongoing basis and issues are escalated effectively and managed to resolution

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered in accordance with Information Security and SOX standards

  • Ensure weekly status reports are completed for all areas of the project




Skills & Qualifications



  • Accreditation in, or demonstrable understanding of, a recognised project management methodology such as PRINCE2 and AGILE

  • Substantial experience of project management delivery of SaaS and PaaS platforms (Azure, AWS, Google etc) within IT infrastructure and software development environments

  • Significant experience in managing projects that use the following technologies - Azure databases, Data Factories and Pipelines

  • Experience of working with data and analytics teams

  • Advanced experience of technical project management delivery within IT Infrastructure

  • Advanced experience of project management delivery of the implementation of business 3rd party products

  • Working knowledge of the UK financial services/regulatory sector desirable

  • A proven strong track record in successfully managing and delivering multiple, varied and complex projects at once

  • Proven expertise in managing multi-function, multi-supplier teams to deliver successful medium to large scale projects

  • Working knowledge of DevOps functionality and development

  • Excellent leadership skills and stakeholder management skills

  • Proven history of managing 3rd party deliveries

  • Thorough knowledge of Project PPM toolsets

  • Track record of successful project delivery in challenging environments


Benefits



  • Pension

  • Career progression

  • + Many more great benefits


My client has limited interview slots so please apply urgently, please send your up to date CV to Nancy Tamplin n.tamplin@nigelfrank.com or call 0203 808 7304 for a catch up in complete confidence.

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