IT Project Manager

£50,000 per annum
19 Feb 2021
27 Feb 2021
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client has several exciting opportunities as they embark on a transformation project that will shape and create their next generation of housing services.

Their purpose is to provide local affordable homes, so they play their part in solving the UK’s housing crisis. They’ve been a vital part of their communities for over 30 years and truly understand the difference a safe, secure home can make. They want to make it even easier for customers to access their services when and how it suits them. Transforming their business systems and processes, data and information management and shaping a digitally confident workforce are all part of their ambitious programme of change.

It’s a great time to join our client and their passionate team of people, where you can really make a difference.

The role
This is a crucial role for delivering our client’s transformational change. The purpose of this role is to use a range of skills in IT projects, providing a customer focused project management service to the IT team. As well as providing technical project management service to the transformation team.

It has the following main responsibilities;
Work with the transformation team to capture and clarify requirements for work to be delivered by the IT team, ensuring customer-focussed benefits are fully understood, tracked and measured.
Work with the IT management team to plan, schedule and track tasks and deliverables, taking responsibility for managing the delivery of work on time and to budget.
Identify, document, track and manage operational matters including scope changes, risks, issues, actions, documentation, reporting, and post-project evaluations.
Define, optimise and manage workflows for projects and incremental improvements, employing appropriate approaches and methodologies including Agile, Scrum, Prince and ITIL, as appropriate.
Implement and manage reporting and analytics systems to make IT work visible to the organisation
Reflect Selwood’s values - customer-focussed, one team, honest and dynamic - at all times.

What they need
For this role you’ll need to have the following skills and experience;
Significant expert-level experience in project management role with a strong technical focus.
Extensive practical hands-on experience of managing and delivering complex technical projects on time and to budget.
Experience implementing business change or transformation projects involving CRM & ERP systems and system integrations focused on delivering business objectives through business change supported by technical solutions.
Experience with complex task and resource scheduling and monitoring tools and techniques.

Who they are
Our client is a not-for-profit housing association committed to providing affordable local homes for their customers. They have nearly 7,000 homes for affordable rent and shared ownership in Wiltshire, Somerset and Bath and North East Somerset and employ over 300 staff from their offices in Trowbridge and Melksham. They own a repairs and maintenance company.

What they offer
Their main benefits include;
27 days holiday plus bank holidays
2 paid gifted days; one for your birthday and one over Christmas
Buy / sell up to 5 days holiday
Life assurance
Flexible working opportunities - giving you flexibility on how long, where and when you work to support better customer service and promote a work/life balance
Competitive pension (you pay 4%, they pay 9%)
Cycle to work scheme
Dress down Fridays (for office-based colleagues)

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