Project Manager, Jobs, Scotland, Glasgow, 5908

Project Manager - Glasgow

Technology - IT- Management
Ref: 5908 Date Posted: Monday 10 Dec 2018
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Nine Twenty are looking for Project Managers who are passionate about working in the technology market, to join one of Glasgow’s leading technology companies, Redspire. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to help deliver high profile, internal and external projects within the industry.

Whats in it for you?

  • Microsoft certification
  • Training and development opportunities with clear Career progression path
  • The opportunity to work with one of Glasgow’s leading Technology companies

Skills:

  • Prince 2 or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Delivered enterprise projects 
  • Strong written, verbal and oral communication skills
  • Logic and problem solving skills
  • Analytical skills

  Desired:

  • Degree qualified              
  • An understanding of Agile delivery
  • Experience of delivering software solutions
  • An understanding of MS Dynamics technologies

Personal Characteristics

  • An ability to communicate with key stakeholders
  • Professional attitude and image to represent the Company.
  • Customer focused individual with the ability to build strong relationships
  • The ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
  • Logical thinker with strong analytical and problem solving techniques with the ability to analyse, identify and produce workflows in line with customer requirements.

Key Responsibilities & Critical Success Measures:

  • Activity and resource planning
  • Organizing and motivating a project team
  • Controlling time management
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction and stakeholder engagement where appropriate
  • Analyzing and managing project risk
  • Monitoring progress
  • Ensuring project hygiene's and controls are followed

Project Management:

  • Implement and embed appropriate tooling
  • Ensure project gates and controls are implemented
  • Develops job knowledge and expertise through continual professional development
  • Attains expertise and knowledge from others
  • Uses technology to achieve work objectives
  • Demonstrates an advanced level understanding of Agile & Waterfall delivery frameworks
  • Demonstrates an advanced understanding of MS Project

Analysing:

  • Analyses numerical data, verbal data and all other sources of information
  • Breaks information into component parts, patterns and relationships
  • Probes for further information or greater understanding of a problem
  • Makes rational judgements from the available information and analysis
  • Produces workable solutions to a range of problems
  • Demonstrates an understanding of how one issue may be part of a much larger system

Planning and Organising:

  • Set clearly defined objectives
  • Plan activities and projects well in advance and takes account of possible changing circumstances
  • Manages time effectively

Achieving Personal Work Goals and Objectives:

  • Accepts and tackles demanding goals with enthusiasm
  • Works hard and puts in longer hours when it is necessary
  • Works with peers to Identify developmental strategies needed to achieve career goals and makes use of developmental or training opportunities
  • Seeks progression to roles of increased responsibility and influence

Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations:

  • Focuses on customer needs and satisfaction
  • Sets high standards for quality and quantity
  • Monitors and maintains quality and productivity
  • Works in a systematic, methodical and orderly way
  • Consistently achieves project goals
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget

Persuading & Influencing:

  • Makes a strong personal impression on others
  • Gains clear agreement and commitment from others by persuading, convincing and negotiating
  • Promotes ideas on behalf of self or others
  • Makes effective use of political processes to influence and persuade others

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please apply today or call Sophie at Nine Twenty for more information.