Project Manager

Location
Derry BT48
Salary
£30,000 a year
Posted
09 Oct 2020
Closes
23 Oct 2020
Sector
IT
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Project Manager will provide project management skills to a wide variety of projects both within Elemental and with our customers & strategic partners to deliver projects and work packages.

The prime responsibility of the Project Manager is to ensure that assigned projects produce the required work products within the specified tolerances of time, cost, quality, scope, risk and benefits.

The successful Project Manager will have knowledge and experience of the following skills;

Excellent knowledge and application of the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of IT projects from initiation through to implementation, e.g. PRINCE2, Microsoft Project, Enterprise Project Manager.

Broad experience of technology including applications, infrastructure, networks etc

Significant experience of project delivery within an IT context.

Good understanding of risk management principles and experience in their application.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a Project Manager, you will be reporting to the Head of Implementation.

Direct responsibility for ensuring booked sales successfully transition from the point of initiation at user requirements to the customer going live and successful project sign off

Ensure clear briefing and buy-in from senior managers and ongoing “sponsorship” at that level for projects identified as strategic

Prepare and attend update meetings to COO and other senior stakeholder meetings

Control and run reporting weekly and monthly on status reporting to COO

Define different project scopes and schedules while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value within Elemental

Support the Head of Product to run regular dev priorisation meetings

Organize and lead project status and working meetings; prepare and distribute progress reports (using Jira and Asana)

Perform delivery planning for assigned projects

Hold project review meetings weekly/bi-weekly (as required by the customer)

Daily communications with customer/colleagues – ensure the customer’s queries are directed to the right people if necessary

Control the budget associated with each different project and work closely with Product Owner and Finance controller to report back to COO

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

At least 2 years experience in a similar type role

Excellent knowledge and application of the principles, methods, techniques and tools for the effective management of IT projects from initiation through to implementation, e.g. PRINCE2, Microsoft Project, Enterprise Project Manager.

Broad experience of technology including applications, infrastructure, networks etc

Significant experience of project delivery within an IT context.

Good understanding of risk management principles and experience in their application.

Has exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail

Possesses exemplary written & verbal communication skills

Adept at keeping an eye on the big picture whilst planning the detail

DESIRABLE CRITERIA:

Experience of working within public, community and voluntary sector partnerships

Experience of working in an Agile environment

An interest in health innovation

An understanding of population health management

BENEFITS:

A workplace with people who genuinely care about what they do and the impact they have on transforming people’s health and wellbeing

Directly contribute to the growth and the overall success of the company

23 days annual leave, plus statutory holidays

Company health and wellbeing programme

Motivating salary

Childcare vouchers scheme

Flexible working

Contributory pension scheme

Friendly and fast-paced atmosphere

Part of an award-winning scale-up company

INTERESTED?

If you think you’ve got what it takes and you’re up for the challenge email us and attach a covering letter summarising how you meet the criteria associated with the role and your CV.

We also welcome you write a 2-page blog on “The benefits of social prescribing” and send through along with your CV and cover letter.

Closing date: 26 October 12 noon.

*Elemental welcomes applications from all sections of the community

*Essential criteria may be enhanced at the shortlisting phase

Reference ID: ELPM1

Application deadline: 26/10/2020

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £30,000.00 per year

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Project Management : 2 years (Required)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

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