Management

Senior Project Manager

Full Time

UK Parking Control

From the latest innovative technology solutions to the professional personnel that we employ, we are always committed to delivering effective and intelligent solutions, that enhance service levels, whilst elevating the customer experience.

UKPC are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager to lead teams within the organisation to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget. The successful candidate will also contribute to the continuous improvement of the Business Change function.

Location:        Head Office, Wooburn Green, Buckinghamshire

Hours:            Full time, permanent

Salary:            Competitive

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Definition and management of project initiation tasks such as project mandate, resource planning, kick-off meetings, delivery planning, communication plan etc
  • Controlling and monitoring timelines, resource allocation, dependencies, budgets, costs and quality of deliverables throughout delivery stages
  • Compliance with the agreed governance structures, processes and procedures in relation to project delivery e.g. change management, risk & issue management and status reporting
  • Leading key stakeholder interactions, for example, steering group meetings
  • Leading internal project team delivery checkpoints
  • Working on a daily basis with the delivery teams to ensure planned activities are understood and progressing on track
  • Liaising with third parties where appropriate to ensure external tasks are tracked and delivered on time, on budget and to the required level of quality
  • Managing escalations, risks or issues raised with the project

 

Key skills and experience

  • Demonstrable track record working as a Project Manager
  • Experience of working within a recognised project management methodology
  • Holding a recognised project management accreditation is desirable
  • Experience partnering with other project stakeholders to resolve issues and to mitigate project impacts
  • Agile knowledge
  • A results-oriented outlook with the ability to prioritize and deliver key initiatives
  • Proficient with Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel
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