Project Manager - Software Supplier

28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP32000/annum + company benefits package
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
An exciting new opportunity to join a well-established and growing software supplier as A Project Manager has come up near Telford, Shropshire.

My client is a specialist software supplier looking for a Project Manager to join their exciting and growing team with future development opportunities.

You will be responsible for monitoring the tasks involved in the delivery of their software package to their customers.

Customer liaison is a key part of this role, you, the project manager being the main point of contact during a project keeping them informed, and chased where required.

Working from a specification and taking direction from members of the development team, you will create the project plan (using Jira) and keep this updated with all completed tasks or changes / additions of tasks.

Where tasks are either late or very close to completion date, you will request updates from the team member responsible for the task to ensure they do not have any issues with completion.

1. To agree, manage and monitor project objectives of the customer
2. To apply quality management principles and processes in all work areas.
3. Embrace continuous improvement, looking for innovative and new ways of working.
4. Work closely with the Development Manager, Developers and other Project Managers in the Delivery Team.
5. Take ownership of project tracking and maintain full visibility of statuses at all times.
6. Focus on all tasks and timescales within projects ensuring delivery dates are met.
7. Liaise with all parties involved to create and maintain communication routes during the life of the project, including the customer.
8. Arrange meetings where necessary to check progress of tasks.
9. To escalate to the relevant party where a project is considered at risk.
10. To carry out user training for the customer.
11. Carry out user training for the customer.

Essential requirements:

Personable nature, with good telephone manner, accurate/numerate & literate, good attention to detail, ability to work on, and use, own initiative and the willingness to undertake new projects, tasks & responsibilities and see them to completion.

12 months minimum experience within in a similar role and ideally experience of working within a project management environment

This is a permanent full time opportunity

Salary - GBP28,000 - GBP32,000 DOE + package

So if you have the relevant experience and are looking for your next new challenge as A Project Manager please apply now to discuss in more detail