Senior Project Manager

55000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP60000/annum Bonus
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Come and join our IS team as we approach an exciting time, where technology innovation will play a key role in our transformational journey to becoming the most trusted water supplier by 2020!

We're looking for a seasoned Senior Project Manager with a wealth of experience in end to end project delivery from a technical setting. If you chose to join us in this role you will be responsible for managing a wide variety of complex and high profile projects, making sure the business outcomes are delivered effectively with a budget of up to a value of GBP20m.

Your virtual team will consist of Project Managers, Architects, Business Analysts, Test Analysts, developer and technical resources, who in turn will be responsible for the planning and implementations of projects. The projects you will be involved in will be vital in achieving the strategic objectives of Severn Trent. We will also expect that you are the kind of person who wants to share your knowledge and expertise through coaching and mentoring our leaders of tomorrow.

Being a real leader is a large part of this role as you'll be leading IS, business and technical change activities to deliver projects and work closely with the business to ensure knowledge of functions and processes are known while managing the project resource. We're always looking to improve and enhance how we do things so you'll need to be able to promote continuous improvement while thinking of solutions yourself.

If successful you will work within one of the delivery portfolios in #Customer - IS, the team itself is very passionate about the critical service they provide, but with time you will soon come to learn that, here at Severn Trent we all care very deeply and this shines through our culture.

Severn Trent benefits include:

* Salary of GBP55-GBP60,000 Based upon experience.
* Bonus
* Fantastic Pension scheme
* 31 days' holiday plus bank holidays, with the option to buy or sell up to 5 additional days per year
* Full range of Flexible benefits such as:
o SMART water - save money on your bills
o Private medical insurance
o Dental Insurance
o Childcare voucher scheme

We are based in the heart of Coventry City Centre, only a short walk to the local train / bus stations.
Our new refreshing site also offers fantastic facilities with an onsite Costa coffee and canteen who cater for all needs, and if not, it's only a short walk into town to pick from a variety of restaurants.

Who are we?
As soon as you step into our modern Coventry head office, you can feel that this is a dynamic business. We're the world's fourth largest privately owned water company, listed on the FTSE-100 and serving 8 million customers.

Strong leadership is vitally important to us. We care about what we do and we set high standards. You'll experience the commercial cut and thrust of a GBPmulti-million FTSE 100 business as well as being part of a company with huge responsibility for ensuring the future of our water.

We invest in our people and our technology and it shows - our latest employee survey showed that 9 out 10 people within IT like the work they do.

We want our people to be part of an organisation that celebrates diversity and individual thinking as we believe a diverse and inclusive workforce is important for success. We seek to ensure that every employee and every application we receive, without exception, is treated equally and fairly.

How to apply
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