Our Public Sector Government based client is looking to recruit an experienced Project Manager on an initial 6 month contract but likely to extend.
You will work as part of a major transformation programme which is delivering a wide range of business change, lifecycle and IT projects, and will be leading and delivering medium to high-risk projects. You will be working on a major IT project to replace the current legacy finance system with a new cloud-based finance system.
You will be working alongside a pool of experienced project and delivery managers as well of a broad range of other specialists (eg Product Managers, Architects, Analysts, etc.) as part of a large multi-disciplined team delivering a large scale and highly complex capability enabled business transformation programme. You will help to deliver a range of projects of varying complexities using, predominately agile (Scrum or Kanban), or in some cases classic waterfall (tailored PRINCE2), as necessary within a Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) framework .
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Project Manager that delivers projects on time and on budget without compromising on quality.
You will also have:
* Project Management experience on IT and Business Change programmes.
* Excellent communication and leadership skills
* Practical knowledge of agile 'at scale'.
* Qualifications in Agile
* Experience of working in a large scale programme environment.
* Experience working on a system implementation project.
The ideal candidate will have experience of a finance system implementation and have an understanding of procurement processes; however this isn’t essential.
This role will be hybrid working including 2 days in Exeter and 3 days from home.
If this role is of interest please apply today for immediate consideration.
Preference will also be given to candidates who hold SC Security Clearance however those eligible to apply will be considered. You will need to obtain BPSS Clearance prior to starting which takes 2-4 weeks and also have submitted a SC Clearance Application.
Day Rate: £415 per day INSIDE IR35 via a umbrella company
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