Senior Project Manager

Bristol, England   •   Permanent   •   60000 - 65000 per annum

Senior Project Manager - Bristol - £60-£65,000pa dependent on experience - Financial Services

This is a great opportunity to join a company that are in the process of a restructure that will see employees being better rewarded with more opportunities to grow from within whilst working on a variety of interesting projects.

Above all, they're looking for a hands-on, resilient & reliable Senior Project Manager who is capable of overseeing multiple, varied projects at any one time and is able to adapt to change with a minimum of disruption.

Responsibilities

  • Project initiation & definition of required deliverable & governance models
  • Planning across all stages of the project lifecycle & obtaining sign-off from appropriate levels
  • Ensuring that projects are delivered to the agreed time, cost, quality, TCF & compliance objectives
  • Management of the project on a day to day basis
  • Execution of project plan, monitoring progress & taking all actions & escalations where appropriate
  • Reporting progress at agreed intervals to project board
  • Engaging & communicating effectively with key business & client stakeholders
  • Ability to apply an appropriate level of challenge to ensure positive outcome
  • Risk identification, documentation & impact assessment, including action mitigation
  • Issue & dependency management with appropriate stakeholder communication
  • Provision of accurate project & financial status updates
  • Identifying potential improvements as part of a wider Project Management Competency

Skills & Experience

Essential

  • Proven project management track record in a delivery environment
  • Solid experience of the full project lifecycle
  • Demonstrate effective & productive stakeholder management both internally at all levels & with third parties
  • Must be able to lead, motivate & manage cross functional, multi-disciplined teams
  • Builds productive relationships with functions & third parties outside of the project team
  • Operate effectively in a commercial environment
  • Apply a flexible approach to successfully deliver to tight deadlines or changing scope
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task in a challenging working environment with excellent organisational skills
  • Strong influencing skills and an ability to apply an appropriate level of challenge
  • A professional approach & manner with an aptitude to learn
  • Encourages development of others through knowledge sharing to negate the risk of key man dependencies
  • Ability to demonstrate strong customer focus & communicate in business language

If this is something that you think you would be a fit for and would like to discuss further, please apply with your up-to-date CV & I will be in touch.

We are also working on a number of other roles in the South West area - Project Manager, Developer, Data, Test, PMO Analyst - If you're on the market and would like to have a confidential chat about your situation & what you would be looking for, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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