Project Manager - Contract

International Operations

Eversheds Sutherland are seeking an experienced IT Project Manager to join our existing Project delivery team. You will be reporting to the Programme Manager for Finance & HR systems and responsible for the day to day delivery of a number of high profile/critical projects.

Key Responsibilities:

·       Responsible for the full project lifecycle through design, planning, build, deployment and lessons learned.

·       Responsible for the day to day management of 3rd parties and internal team members working on the delivery of the project.

·       Creation and ownership of MS project plans, identify and understand dependencies and ensure realistic delivery dates. Report progress against baseline for key milestones.

·       Creation and ownership of the project RAID log, responsible for the ensuring the resolution of all issues and the identification of mitigations for risks.

·       Responsible for ensuring engagement of key stakeholders and keeping them engaged and up to date with project progress.

·       Understand and communicate technical solutions and designs to both technical and non-technical audiences.

·       Working closely with IT, business and 3rd party vendors to understand requirements and deliver effective designs.

·       Responsible for reporting of the project status, planning and budget management.

·       Manage, motivate and monitor cross functional teams.

·       Responsible of handover of solutions to support teams (internal and external) as part of service introduction along with production of relevant handover documentation.

This opportunity is closed to applications.