IT Project Manager - Software Project Delivery in Birmingham

Job description

Job Title: IT Project Manager - Software Project Delivery

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £40,000 to £45,000

This is a new and unique opportunity for an experienced IT Project Manager with experience in JIRA and the delivery of bespoke software projects to join a highly innovative and well-established software house.

Currently the role is 100% working from home which will change to one day a week in the office when we are post pandemic so we would expect you to be based within and hour to an hour and a half from the centre of Birmingham.

The role will eventually develop into mix of software project delivery, reporting and operational management where you will have the opportunity to shape and change how projects are delivered within the business.

The company are a leading net zero data analytics software house delivering a multitude of bespoke projects ranging from spotting WW2 bombs under the North Sea to mapping the feasibility of electric car charging points for the whole of the UK to the nearest square cm!

You will be tasked with ensuring that products and projects are delivered to match the agreed functionality, spec and finish by coordinating closely with their developers, clients and stakeholders.

We need someone to manage, coordinate and report across the whole of our delivery function.

You will run all the recurrent business and then become involved in the larger projects as a Project Management function giving you experience of some of the most exciting projects around.

You will also manage the reporting for the whole function and deliver that to the management team. You will do far more than just bar charts here, we need you to understand and explain what is going on.

Responsibilities and Capabilities:

  • Manage issue and risk
  • Manage and coordinating development tasks and projects
  • Manage, plan and track development tasks
  • Managing and coordinating SAAS implementations both on client site and remotely.

Experience:

  • JIRA
  • Experienced Project Manager with Prince 2 - If you have some sort of PM accreditation it will help you organise in a consistent manner. But you must also know that the most valuable Prince 2 skill is to know when not to use it!
  • Experience of managing software development projects ideally including SAAS roll outs.
  • Knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Experience in managing issues and risk.

You have a background in technology on the project management side. You understand the core elements of development and the interactions of the key stakeholders. You also have an understanding of how teams are managed and coordinated as well as how good projects are structured.

You enjoy technology and are stimulated by it but you want to branch out now and start a career in managing the operations of technology. This is your opportunity to start to build those skills, to take that first step.

Coburg Banks IT specialise in recruiting in a variety of areas including: Development, IT Support, Programme and Project Management, Business Analysts and Testing as well as mid to senior level IT appointments. We would welcome the opportunity of helping you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV to us

Extra information

Status
Open
Education Level
Other
Location
Birmingham
Working hours per week
4 - 40
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs
Published at
27-01-2021
Profession Sub-category
Customer Service
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

Birmingham | Customer Service Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Other

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