Project Manager - Data Analytics and Automation

  • Job Reference: PG286
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2020
  • Recruiter: ShareForce Ltd
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £60,000 to £80,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £60k - 80k per year + Bonus + Excellent benefits
  • Sector: Contingent Placement > Applied Intelligence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join a market leading data analytics and automation services firm, based in Central London.  As a Senior Project Manager you will be delivering cutting edge data analytics and automation solutions, leveraging agile delivery principles alongside modern technology to deliver significant commercial advantage to 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
  • Identifying opportunities within clients and ensuring their successful transition to self service


Required Skills / Experience

  • A consultancy or system integration background, with experience of working with clients across industries
  • Background experience in a technical discipline such as software development, data analytics or robotic process automation
  • Prior experience of managing medium to large (£50k - £250k) 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 skills
  • Project Management certification such as Prince II, PMI, PMP

Additional Information

  • Travel Profile / Location:  Candidates should be willing to be flexible on their location during the working week, typically splitting their time between client sites, home working and offices in West London
  • Salary Offered:  £60k - £80k depending on experience + executive level incentive scheme and benefits

Our client...
...are the London based tech firm poised for a period of sustained growth over the coming years. The developers of a market-leading data, analytics and automation solution that helps enterprise customers unlock their historic reliance on legacy spreadsheets, our client's services and solutions support clients on their journey to robotic process automation.