Analytics & Automation Project Manager (Contract)

  • Job Reference: CC103
  • Date Posted: 5 January 2021
  • Recruiter: ShareForce Ltd
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £400 to £450 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: £400 - 450 per day
  • Sector: Contingent Placement > Applied Intelligence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client who is a leading data analytics & automation tech firm, are looking for an experienced consulting Data Analytics Project Manager to join them on an initial 6 month contract, where you will be delivering cutting edge data analytics and automation solutions, leveraging agile delivery principles alongside modern technology to deliver significant commercial advantage to their clients.

Responsibilities

  • Managing the full lifecycle of complex data, analytics and automation projects from pre-sales and bid support through to discovery, estimation, development, testing, deployment and post-implementation review
  • Delivery of the project to time, cost and quality
  • Ownership of risks and issues to resolution
  • Forming partnerships with highly skilled technical resources and working closely to deliver the scope of the project
  • Challenging technical decisions and estimates from a project management perspective
  • Understanding technical concepts and being able to explain them to business stakeholders
  • Managing all aspects of project delivery including project planning, resourcing, milestone tracking, commercial management and customer satisfaction
  • Presenting updates within client project boards

Required Skills / Experience

  • A consultancy or system integration background, with experience of working with clients across industries
  • Experience working on data analytics or automation projects
  • Prior experience of managing medium to large projects
  • Full life-cycle project management experience, from initial opportunity through to requirement development, estimation, solution design and implementation
  • Strong experience in the management of risks, issues and dependencies
  • Excellent communication skills with experience including stakeholder management, commercial negotiation, business writing and delivery of presentations
  • Excellent stakeholder management and leadership

Additional Information:

  • Rate offered: £400 - £450 per day
  • Location: Remote / London
  • Duration: 6 month (Initial contract length)
  • Start date: ASAP