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Project Manager - Finance / Cost - SC Cleared

Job Title: Project Manager - Finance / Cost - SC Cleared
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: FJS - MTPMFinance_1549040231
Contact Name: Mike Tozer
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Project Manager - Finance / Cost - SC Cleared

6 Months


Our client a global IT services company require a Project Manager with a financial or commercial bias and experience working on IT projects ideally within Network or Infrastructure projects.

Key Accountabilities

  • Effective management of the project baseline
  • Manages the production of the required products and the delivery of the project in partnership with the customer and business unit to ensure acceptance, closedown and handover to service
  • Defines the project requirements, ensuring that the requirements catalogue traceability matrix is complete
  • Produces and coordinates materials and baselines during all phases of the project by careful planning and documentation
  • Establishing and reporting project Key Performance Indicators to the Project Board through Highlight Reports and stage assessments
  • Manages business and project risks and produces an effective plan and risk assessment.
  • Ensures that formal review procedures are used. Manages the risks associated with the deliverables of the project in line with project management community standards.
  • Ensures that the impact on the business unit's profit & loss due to project activities within the scope of the project is clearly visible and that all contingency usage is signed-off by the appropriate governance authority e.g. Project Board.
  • Accountable for managing and tracking the project costs and supporting Business Units in meeting payment milestones
  • Builds and manages the relationship with key stakeholders (customer, subcontractors and internally). Typically senior level manager and Project Board
  • Ensuring that the milestone achievements are signed by the customer and relevant invoices are raised

Qualificatio Key Experience required:

  • Strong experience in Building Customer Relationships
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Advanced MS Office Skills
  • Experience with Managing P&Ls, understanding cost and Margin calculations

Desirable Skills:

  • Proposal Writing
  • Commercial Experience
  • Salesforce Experience
  • Experience working within Secure Environments
  • MS Project

Due to the secure nature of this role the successful candidate will require SC clearance prior to starting.

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