Project Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Oct 2017
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Company

Our client is a fleet, leasing, rental and plant management software and driver risk services company. It brings innovative fleet management software and driver licence checking software to fleet operators, contract hire and leasing companies. They are the first to combine fleet software and risk management services to help customers meet their driver health and safety responsibilities under occupational road safety regulations.

Responsibilities

To ensure that projects are delivered to time, budget and quality.

Track and report project costs and time spent, highlighting deviations from agreed tolerance.

To engage with all levels of internal / external stakeholders using agreed and known communication standards.

To understand the customer's system requirements to enable Company software systems to be appropriately configured and successfully implemented.

Actively carrying out the majority of a system implementation and configuration on customer sites.

Training users (both super users and day to day system users) in the product as it has been configured for them.

To ensure the project scope is well defined and deliverables are clear and unambiguous.

To provide technical / functional documentation in agreed formats, both for internal and external customers.

To develop realistic and achievable project plans in line with customer requirements, available Customer Project resource and complexity of the project.

To effectively plan and schedule project resources.

To manage Company and the customer's project tasks, and actively monitor and mitigate project risks, issues and dependencies.

To proactively manage projects on a day-to-day basis. Including consistent professional communications to a variety of levels of business stakeholders.

To prioritise and work with the Implementation Services Manager to deliver software enhancements that form part of the project in line with other project deliverables.

Effectively manage changes to the project through an agreed change process.

Ensure effective project conclusion, including handover to operational support, and ensure lessons learned are recorded.

Identify opportunities for additional business with clients.

Identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency.

Essential

Proven and demonstrable experience in delivering client facing mid to large (GBP50-500k, 6 - 18 month) complex projects.

Have experience in delivering end user system training.

Have experience in customer business process analysis and requirements gathering

Have experience in delivering package software implementation projects - including configuration of systems

Have experience in delivering custom development software projects.

Be competent with project planning using Microsoft Project.

Excellent client facing skills and experience to ensure relationships are kept strong.

The ability to have a strong impact and influence key decisions and decision makers.

Have a full clean driving licence