Project Manager - Leading Consultancy

Guru Careers
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
£40,000 per annum
26 Jun 2018
26 Jul 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

A Project Manager, who has experience within a professional / financial services environment, is needed to join one of the fastest growing consultancies in the UK. Based in the heart of Edinburgh, expect to play a pivotal role managing a variety of IT projects across multiple locations.

Recently voted as one of the Sunday Times 100 fastest growing UK Technology businesses and one of the top 20 solution providers in the world, this rapidly growing consultancy specialise in delivering Data Management and Business Intelligence projects that provide analytical expertise across multiple sectors. They are now seeking a Project Manager, with PM qualifications, to ensure all project deadlines are hit.

Working directly with the CEO and Leadership Team, the Project Manager will help deliver a series of key internal assignments across the company. Whether you are developing the project plan; managing GDPR; resource planning; ensuring quality; managing suppliers / third parties; handling the project schedule, risks and issues; or controlling project budgets it will be your knowledge of project management processes, techniques and tools which delivers outstanding results.

To qualify… You should be a Project Manager / IT PM / IT Project Manager / PM / Junior Project Manager / IT Delivery Manager / Technical Project Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar Project Management role within a professional services / financial services environment;
  • A qualification on project management i.e. PRINCE2, PMP, CMI Diploma, APM / RPP / APMP / APM PQ or similar;
  • Stakeholder management experience up to Senior Management level;
  • Exceptional organisation and delegation skills;
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills;
  • Experience communicating with non-technical staff.

Any exposure to ISO27001 would be a bonus.

In return the Project Manager can expect a fantastic working environment with amazing benefits that include 25 days holiday, your birthday off, perk box, pension, bonus, company away days and much more.