IT Project Manager

Discipline: IT

Sector: Local Government

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Date posted: 22/08/2019

Start: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £39,774 - £42,684 per annum

Details

Redbridge Council  is undergoing a transformation within the IT department. They are looking for an individual with IT project management experience to take responsibility for ensuring that all IT projects follow the council’s governance framework to ensure that all stakeholders understand how the project will be delivered and how decisions will be reached and communicated.  You will be responsible for ensuring that the business case, the project brief, the delivery plan and benefits management plan are aligned to produce the outcomes which the sponsor and other stakeholders expect. You will report on progress highlighting any problems or risks to the delivery plan.

Role Overview and Purpose

  • Project managers are responsible for overall delivery of assigned IT programmes and projects. You will be responsible for ensuring that the projects you manage follow the council’s governance framework to ensure that all stakeholders understand the how the project will be delivered and how decisions will be reached and communicated.
  • Responsibilities are to ensure that the business case, the project brief, the delivery plan and benefits management plan are aligned to produce the outcomes which the sponsor and other stakeholders expect. You will report on progress without at any time glossing over problems or risks to the delivery plan.
  • Communication with all stakeholders, the IT service and other effected parties to preempt problems and ensure that projects will be delivered within time and budget constraints.

Role context:

The IT service delivers projects initiated within IT and on behalf of business units, from a small core programme office, supplemented by temporary additional staff with specific expertise.

You will have:

  • Good understanding of IT problem management.
  • Planning, scheduling, monitoring, and reporting on delivery of assigned projects.
  • Resource scheduling to ensure on-time delivery of the project.
  • Excellent communication skills

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Louis Hall at Allen Lane on:

Louis Hall, Business Manager

020 3031 9627  |  louishall@allenlane.co.uk

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to redbridge@allenlane.co.uk by Sunday 15th September. The cover letter should be no more then two pages and should say why you are interested in the role and why you believe you are suitable.

Register Interest

33 King Street, St. James’s,
London, SW1Y 6RJ





Upload CV