Project Manager - Information Systems - 6m Contract - Edinburgh

Reference:
GDO/12606
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Project Management
Salary/Rate:
£400 to £500 Per Day
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Contract
Date Posted:
18 / 5 / 2018
Project Manager - Information Systems - 6m Contract - Edinburgh

This has to be one of the most interesting Project Manager contracts we’ve had in a while. Not only is it for a decent duration with a very high likelihood of further extensions, but it covers all aspects of the Information Systems environment within the highly sought after Investment / Wealth Management sector. Read on to find out if this is the right fit for your next assignment…

Continued success brings the need for the development of an investment systems platform that can be scaled to meet the current and future needs of the business. This will cover all aspects of the technology function, therefore we really need someone who’s successfully delivered projects across the entire Information Systems function and is used to working with a variety of technical teams. Here’s some more detail for you:

What you’ll be doing:

* Work with the Product owner to ensure delivery meets their needs
* Develop project plans in cooperation with project teams
* Be responsible for all aspects of the Project from inception to final delivery
* Management of cross functional technical teams
* Management and escalation of project risks, issues etc.

The skills you’ll bring:

* Demonstrable track record of delivering technical projects within the financial sector
* Previous / current experience of working across all aspects of the IS function
* Ability to manage multiple project teams: BA’s, Developers, Testing etc.
* Produce and deliver project reports and present them at group meetings
* Demonstrable Stakeholder Management capabilities

This is a very specific set of requirements and will be suited a very technical PM with experience of delivering technical projects within fast paced, highly regulated financial services clients. If you think you have what it takes, please apply with your CV or give me a call for an initial chat now.

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