ICT Project Manager (x3 Posts)

Devon County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, Devon EX2 4QD
£36,153 to £39,961 per annum, pro rata
09 Aug 2018
21 Aug 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have good leadership and project planning skills?  Can you specify and create project work packages and direct project staff to deliver a project's benefits on time and on budget?  Can you evidence managing project risks and issues as they arise?  If so, we are interested in hearing from you.

DCC ICT Services have a vacancy for three temporary project managers skilled and experienced in delivering successful, complex IT projects.  The posts range from 12 to 18 months.  The posts will manage one or more projects.

Each of the three post holders will manage projects in one of the following areas: 
• Improving our Microsoft Office 365 service for DCC staff.  Experience of using SharePoint, Teams and OneNote or other Office365 products would be an advantage.  This is a 12-month contract.
• Improving our security capabilities for DCC’s Microsoft platform.  Experience in this area would be an advantage.  This is a 12-month contract.
• Improving DCC’s use of data and intelligence.  Experience in this area would be an advantage.  This is an 18-month contract.

The post holders will define projects, create and maintain project plans and communications plans, create and manage a variety of technical and non-technical work packages, and co-ordinate technical and non-technical staff.  You will work closely with IT teams, suppliers and business areas. 

All the projects have funding agreed and in place.

Working for DCC offers benefits such as flexi-time, a pension scheme, working from home / other offices and a park and ride service to County Hall, a staff discount scheme, and 20 days annual leave (plus bank holidays).  For more information please look at our Working for Devon website.

An equivalent IT Project Manager job description is available to give an indication of the span of this post's role and responsibilities.

An experience of IT project management would be an advantage.

We will be interviewing for all three posts at the same time.  Please state in your application if you are happy to be considered for all the posts or if you have a preference for one or more of the projects mentioned.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice

For an informal discussion please contact John Higgs (ICT Project Office Manager) on 01392 382555 or Richard Palmer (ICT Change and Supplier Manager) on 01392 383000 or for more information and to apply, please click the application button below.

Closing Date: 21 August 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 5th September 2018

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