Information Systems Project Manager

Information Systems Project Manager

Job Title: Information Systems Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895166_1538132107
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2018 11:55

Job Description

A world-leading, multi-national Defence systems provider is undergoing a period of rapid expansion. We are offering you the opportunity to join the business at an exciting time of growth, joining a fast-paced team providing key information systems within a multi-disciplinary engineering organisation at the forefront of their field. As an Information Systems Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to define, develop & deliver quality solutions, and contribute to the design and delivery of future software solutions within a national and international, culturally diverse company.

As an Information Systems Project Manager, you will be part of an established enterprise management team in charge of managing cross domain information systems applications used in the UK, and collaborating with international counterparts. You'll have the opportunity to lead some of your own projects, contribute to enhancing application functionality, provide input into future strategies, deploying new mobile apps and overall strengthen the Information Management functionality. In return for your passion and commitment, you will be rewarded with competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, and a wide range of desirable employee benefits, as well as future career development opportunities.

As an Information Systems Project Manager, your main responsibilities will be/include:
*Manage UK and International Enterprise projects with respect to cost, schedule and quality.
*Work with senior customers and end-users to analyse the needs of all business units
*Propose innovative, effective and efficient solutions
*Manage and coordinate the internal and external stakeholders, suppliers and vendors
*Producing reports to project steering committees and control boards.
*Be responsible for operational service of your enterprise service area, leading service providers and working with other IM Domains to achieve agreed SLA's
*Define and lead the implementation of changes to the baseline enterprise service applications
*Ensure systems are fully optimised in order to deliver maximal business benefit and value for the users

Successful candidates will have/be:
*Experience delivering a range of projects from small change to large transformations
*Track record of successful project management - delivering complex projects to defined KPI's and SLA's
*Proven experience of working in a multinational environment - specifically Europe
*Demonstrable experience of using a variety of project management methodologies - e.g. Waterfall, Iterative, Agile
*Strong communication and presentation skills, engaging all users, levels of seniority etc.
*Experience of managing large virtual teams in a matrix organisation, including a number of Service Providers and Vendors.
*Self-motivated, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team, excellent organisational skills and an innovative mind to help shape and improve new ways of working.
*Management and deployment of technologies/applications including: Microsoft Power BI, Mobility, Content management, communication solutions would be desirable

Information Systems Project Manager / Software Project Manager / IT Infrastructure Manager
Location- Hertfordshire
Salary- Up to £45k DOE + competitive benefits

Key Words: Project Manager, Project Management, IT, Information Technology, Information Management, Information Systems, Enterprise Services, Enterprise Management, Project, Lifecycle, Implementation, Waterfall, Iterative, Agile

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.