Project Manager - Hereford - GBP400 - GBP450

400.00 - 450.00 GBP Daily + GBP400 - GBP450/day
17 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
People Source Consulting are currently seeking a Project Manager with a background in Transition Management / system Migrations to take on 6 Month contract with our West Midlands based Defence client.

Working with the System Operating Authority (SOA) you will interface with Stakeholders on a daily basis with to assist the delivery of an exciting IT capability based on Evergreen and Agile principles.

Your role will include:

*Manage all aspects of Operational Readiness evaluations for IT systems.
*Manage Project Delivery team contractors.
*Develop and manage implementation of Service Management and Transition strategy and processes. Report progress to CIWG.
*Consult with stakeholders to ensure the developed service management processes are included in all training packages.
*Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information to project team.
*Manage contemplated change notices and change orders to the project which will affect Service Transition activities.
*Communicate process improvement suggestion with a constructive attitude.
*Communicate project status and issues.
*Prepare organisation and communication charts.
*Full TORs upon award

Skills and Experience Required:

*Demonstrable experience of working on a programme that has delivered or is delivering a classified strategic Command and Control system in a Military context.
*Experience of Transition/Upgrade/Refresh Projects as a Transition Manager leading the migration of Users between systems.
*Strong multi-tasking and organizational skill.
*ITIL v 3 Transition qualifications / experience.
*Knowledge of ITIL v3 Service Transition.
*Proficient in MS Project and the MS Office Suite of products.
*Effective communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills.
*Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities.
*Qualifications in Project Management i.e. PRINCE2/APMP and/or equivalent experience.
*Minimum 3 years' experience of Project Management.
*5 years plus experience Project Managing the delivery of IT projects.
*Knowledgeable of transition, upgrades, refresh projects in an Agile environment.
*ITIL v3 Service Operations / experience

In return:

*GBP400 - GBP450pd
*Outside IR25
*6 month Contract (With possible extension)

Due to the nature of this role, High Level Clearance will need to be in place prior to the project start. As such, all candidates should hold high level (DV/SC) clearance or as a minimum be eligible and willing to go through the process. Non-Cleared candidates should note, that you will not be permitted to start work until the clearance process is complete.

If you closely match the skills and experience outlined and would like to be considered for this role, please respond to this advert or submit your up to date CV ASAP to:

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People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas