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Senior Project Manager - SC Cleared

Job Title: Senior Project Manager - SC Cleared
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: FJS - MTSNRPM_1537374256
Contact Name: Mike Tozer
Contact Email: mike.tozer@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Senior Project Manager - SC Cleared

Basingstoke

PERMANENT

My client a Global IT Services company require a Senior Project Manager to work across multiple projects likely within a secure environment. The Senior Project Manager's prime responsibility is to ensure that a complex high risk project or multiple projects, produces the required products, to the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and cost.

Key Accountabilities

  • Effective management of the project baseline
  • Defines the project requirements, ensuring that the requirements catalogue traceability matrix is complete
  • Manages the agreement process of the project requirements and objectives with the Project Board or appointed project assurance role. Operates along the clients working practices ensuring compliance with local project management policy and procedure
  • 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
  • Pursues excellence in all aspects of business
  • Manages the delivery of the project/multiple projects in partnership with the customer and business line to ensure acceptance, closedown and handover to service
  • Operates within defined working practices, ensuring compliance with local project management policy, procedure and methodology where this is in place
  • 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 so that timescales and project costs are understood and underwritten by all by the parties
  • Ensures that formal review procedures are used
  • Manages the risks associated with the deliverables of the project in order to minimize Fujitsu's exposure to risk across multiple projects
  • Analyses profitability, revenue, margins, rates and utilization across projects
  • Ensures that the impact on the Business Line 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
  • Is accountable for tracking the project costs and supporting Business Units in meeting payment milestones
  • Ensuring that the milestone achievements are signed by the customer and relevant invoices are raised

Essential Skills Required:

  • Experience in managing large or complex projects through the full life-cycle
  • Extensive experience of Risk, Planning and Financial (P&L) Management.
  • Ideally a background within either Network, Infrastructure or Cyber projects.
  • Strong leadership and stakeholder management skills
  • Have sound influencing and negotiation skills

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

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