Project Manager - Infrastructure - Edinburgh - 3 months - Market Rates

IT - Systems Development, Project Management
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Date Posted:
10 / 1 / 2018
Project Manager - Infrastructure - Edinburgh - 3 months - Market Rates

Our client is looking for a Project Manager with proven analysis experience gained within large complex financial environments for an initial 3 month contract with scope to extend. You will be responsible for leading large scale technology projects and ensuring stakeholders have a clear understanding and expectations are managed throughout the delivery. You will have excellent planning and coordination skills coupled with experience working to established change and risk frameworks as well as high level technical knowledge of IT infrastructure solutions.

Role responsibilities:
- Manage the delivery of a large complex technology infrastructure upgrade project
- Establish and manage stakeholder expectations regarding deliverables against project goals and timescales
- Analyse, manage and mitigate risk and issues to ensure customer goals are delivered
- Coordinate delivery utilising internal and third party teams to ensure delivery and ongoing service provision
- Influence and shape the delivery strategy

Personal and technical attributes:
- Proven end to end project delivery experience gained in large complex financial environments
- Experience working to established Change and Risk frameworks
- Ability to communicate confidently and effectively with a technical and non-technical audience
- Strong analytical skills with the ability to conceptualise ideas
- Excellent skills in planning, organisation and coordination
- Experience with Prince2, PMP or P3M principals

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced IT Infrastructure Project Manager to work in a high profile project environment and join a well established company who can offer varied and challenging work with long term career prospects. If you have all the required skills and financial industry experience then please apply with your latest CV together with details of your availability and day rate expectations for immediate consideration.