IT Project Manager

Location
Coventry (CV3), Coventry
Salary
Up to £458 per day Salary is depending on experience
Posted
18 Jan 2021
Closes
05 Feb 2021
Sector
IT
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Contract / Freelance
Hours
Full Time

Our high profile client in the automotive industry is currently looking to recruit a IT Project Manager to work at their busy site in Whitley. 

Position Description:

There are a number of technology initiatives that have been created to support and fix some issues. These have been split into two projects, and is a multiyear programme. 
One will be to create a dashboard for retailers to assist and understand where there are challenges in the service and warranty process and create a best next action capability. 
 

The second is to consolidate data from various systems of record and but them into a central place so that the front-end application can be integrated. 
This will be achieved by creating a number of APIs that will form the API layer of the capability. 
 

A Project Manager is required to support two projects associated with Fix the Customer. 

The project manager will be asked to deliver the IT tasks assigned to them in line with the wider integrated project plan. 
The Project Manager will need to ensure time, cost and quality is achieved as well as adhering to the Business and IT governance & gateways.

 

Skills Required:

  • Significant experience managing complex IT projects with track record of delivery 
  • Strong analytical skills to identify how one issue can impact on another and put in place the required interventions through support or from own knowledge base. 
  • Proven experience of complex stakeholder management

Experience Required:

  • Significant experience managing complex IT projects with track record of delivery 
  • Proven experience of complex stakeholder management 
  • Methodical detailed approach to work context 
  • Strong analytical skills to identify how one issue can impact on another and put in place the required interventions through support or from own knowledge base 
  • Ability to manage significant risks and issues 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Proven supplier management experience 
  • Commercially astute thinking 
  • Ability to work to tight timescales 
  • Negotiation and adaptability 
  • Project Management Qualification

Experience Preferred:

  • Managing API Development

 

12 months rolling contract 

40 hours per week 

Based in Whitley - flexibility to work from home 

INSIDE IR35

 

*Please note: Due to the high level of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted*

*If you think you have what it takes to fulfill the role, we want to hear from you now.

**Unfortunately candidates requiring visa sponsorship CANNOT be considered for this role. To apply you MUST have either an EU/UK passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship.**

 

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