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IT Project Manager (9 Month FTC)

  • Job Type :

    Contract

    Full-Time

  • Salary : Up to £75,000 FTE + Benefits

Our client is a prestigious London law firm – they are now looking to recruit an IT Project Manager to join their incredibly busy IT team in London.

The IT Project Manager will deliver a specific set of projects on time within budget and scope, coordinating with IT and our central PMO team. You will have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.

The standard hours are 9.30am to 5.30pm. The salary on offer is up to £75,000 FTE. This role is a 9 Month FTC. The client is currently operating a hybrid working approach.

This is a great IT Project Manager opportunity to join one of London’s most prestigious law firms!

Your responsibilities as an IT Project Manager:

• Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
• Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
• Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders
• Ensure resource availability and allocation
• Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
• Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
• Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
• Report and escalate to management as needed
• Manage the relationships with all stakeholders
• Perform risk management
• Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
• Prepare reports for senior management

Requirements as an IT Project Manager:

• Proven experience as a Project Manager
• Experience of working within a law firm/professional services firm would be advantageous
• Thorough understanding of project management techniques and methods
• Proven track record of delivering multimillion pound programmes
• Prince II/PMQ/PMP certification essential
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software
• Outstanding leadership and management skills
• Excellent communication and presentation skills