Senior Project Manager

London, City of London - Greater London
£500 - £600 per day
05 Jul 2019
05 Aug 2019
IT, Other
Contract Type
Contract / Freelance
Full Time

A Fin-Tech client of mine based in London is looking to on-board a Senior Project Manager for an initial 6-month contract. 

The successful candidate will be brought on-board to help support the delivery of a large business transformation project. Their new tech platform will beta-launch in September with an anticipated broader rollout set for January 2020.

Role Deliverables

- Develop a comprehensive work-back schedule including a deep understanding of the critical dependencies

- Working with the project sponsor to set the project critical path

- Liaising with senior and exec-level stakeholders from across the business (Product, Operations, Sales, Marketing, Engineering etc) to ensure work is delivered in line with the schedule timelines

- Provide status updates to the project committee on a weekly basis

- Set the right cadence and standards for the delivery team(s)

- Create any necessary documentation required to provide clarity of deliverables and manage expectations

Role Requirements:

- Experience working at exec-level

- Comfortable in an action orientated/delivery focused environment

- Very strong organisational skills

- Experience of delivering large-scale business transformation projects

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

- Six Sigma/CAPM/CSM or PRINCE2 qualified preferable

- Start-up or small scale up experience is essential

Role: Senior Project Manager

Rate: £500/£600 per day

Location: London

Contract Length: 6 months