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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £501 per day

  • Contact:

    Stephen Sutton

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    22 October 2022

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Data Project Manager - Hybrid - Birmingham - 500 a day - Inside IR35 - Consultancy

Yolk Recruitment are looking for a Data Project Manager from a consulting background for a global client based in Birmingham

What you will be doing

You will be working within a PMO team to deliver projects within both a client project and product services (SaaS) environment.

  • Demonstrate the skills required to effectively manage a project through the full lifecycle from inception to implementation.
  • Demonstrate the ability to support project delivery within an Agile Framework.
  • Ensure vision, scope, goals and deliverables for all projects are clearly defined and communicated.
  • Track project dependencies and critical path activities to ensure the project timeline is managed.
  • All projects are tracked and delivered on time and to agreed budgets, any deviations are managed through the project lifecycle process.
  • Understands and monitors measures related to the effectiveness and efficiency of project management. Prepare and communicate the lessons learned for each project managed
  • All project costs are effectively captured, tracked and communicated.
  • All risks, issues, actions and decisions are clearly tracked and any escalation is managed in a timely fashion to enable mitigation and resolution.
  • Adhere to best practice project management methodology.
  • Contribute to the development of standards and processes which support project delivery.
  • Provide excellent stakeholder management to external clients.
  • Provide clear direction to all stakeholders involved within the project delivery.
  • Demonstrate strong collaboration and relationship building skills.
  • Work effectively with demanding customers, understanding and supporting their business goals whilst maintaining the strategic and commercial position

You will ideally have

  • Prince2 and or AgilePM certifications preferred.
  • Experience with modern tools which aid team collaboration such as SharePoint, Monday, JIRA, DevOps
  • Competent with the use of the M365 office suite
  • Demonstrates experience of delivering technology related projects of various scope and sizes.
  • Demonstrates the ability to manage successful projects from inception to completion following all standard project process methodologies.
  • Demonstrates the successful management of project budgets and costs, including team member utilisation and billing.
  • Can build and lead a cross functional project team.
  • Excellent communication skills - a good listener, diplomacy.
  • Experienced with external client stakeholder management and demonstrates the skills required to effectively manage client goals and expectations
  • Self-motivated, takes responsibility for both personal development and project activities.
  • Team focused, a collaborative team member, contributing to the success of a team
  • Organised and methodical, ability to work accurately under time constraints.
  • Flexible, can adapt to a changing department, team and project environment.

This is an exceptional place to work. A place where there is strong emphasis on career development for the right individuals. This is a role where you can excel within a fast-paced environment and succeed within a thriving organisation.