Technical Project Manager (Contract)

In brief:

We are now looking for a Technical Project Manager, with a proven track record of managing, leading and implementing multiple client facing projects within a New Technology environment.

You must possess first class, client-facing project management expertise and be able to manage  Aigen’s projects for our enterprise customers from initiation through to delivery.

As a Project Manager, you will manage day-to-day client interactions and expectations for medium to large-scale customer projects, taking full responsibility for delivery of the projects. This means pro-active anticipation of issues and management of any changes in requirement and/or scope. You will need to prepare plans and pre-requisites to deliver projects on time and within budget, whilst meeting profitability targets and achieving high levels of customer satisfaction.

Location:

London

Salary:

£300-400 Day rate

Position:

Contractor

Closing Date:

June 30, 2017

About the role:

The position will focus on:

  • Managing the day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of large-scale international projects for enterprise clients from initiation through delivery.
  • Maintain regular and effective communication with the customers and team and ensure prompt and effective resolution of scope, relationship or project issues
  • Ensuring that projects are delivered according to the contractual scope, on time, within budget and with quality while adhering to corporate processes and guidelines.
  • Ensuring projects profitability, quality of deliverables and client satisfaction
  • Planning and documenting the various phases, activities and tasks for project control and reporting all project costs and activities.
  • Actively participating in pre-sales and leading preparation of proposal (SOW), project scoping & estimation, proposal creation and contract preparations.

Experience, qualifications & certificates:

  • Proven experience in managing medium to large-scale new or emerging technology implementation projects for external clients in the last 4 years is a MUST have: able to understand customer’s requirements, overcome objections, solving clients’/ projects issues, ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Managing projects in an IT consulting environment and a very good technology understanding is a MUST have.
  • Previous management experience and proven knowledge of project management disciplines.
  • Prior experience with Project management methodologies (Agile is preferred); certification by Industry Institute will be a plus.

We are looking for:

  • Highly customer focused and client facing with a solution oriented mindset, capable of leading projects and pushing them forward inside and outside the organisation.
  • Very good presentation and communication skills.
  • Adaptable, able to keep cool in fast-pace and dynamic environment.
  • Meticulous, structured and feel at home in a continuously changing international working atmosphere.
  • Commercially aware and politically astute.
  • Autonomous and proactive with strong leadership skills.
  • Strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills and able to work under pressure.
  • Intercultural sensitive and capable to work with international teams.

How to apply:

Interested in this role with us? Send us a copy of your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the right person for the job and someone from the team will be in touch shortly.

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