Vacancy Reference 11315:
Kennedy Recruitment are working in connection with their large Public Sector client to recruit a temporary Senior Project Manager. This position will be based in Belfast. The hours of this role will be full time and the successful candidate will be required to start immediately.
The duties of this position are -
*Be a key member of the CSP senior management team reporting directly to the Assistant Director of CSP.
*Support the development, maintenance, ongoing review and communication of business strategy, plans and guidelines for the operation of CSP to include customer engagement to ensure continuous improvement of services of the CSP.
*Build and manage multi-disciplinary project groups to define, develop and deliver programmes of work within organisation.
*Agree and implement project work streams to support deliverables across organisation
*Provide clear objectives for requirements to guide and direct the work of cross-divisional teams.
*Be responsible for creation and maintenance of all project documentation and ensuring it complies with Project Guidelines, and support the development and delivery of training to reinforce the standard methodology across organisation.
*Be responsible for maintaining, tracking project plan and for updating all "Programme/Project Level" document in relation to any projects under their remit.
*Communicate the vision of the project and get the team to accept it and strive to achieve it.
*Drive customer and internal teams to deliver project within the agreed time, cost and quality.
*Set reasonable, challenging, and clear expectations for team members, and hold them accountable for meeting expectations.
*Carry out programme reviews and weekly and monthly status of deliverables with AD CSP to drive priorities in the project teams, creating a can-do environment for delivery of programme, promoting project objectives internally to better engage delivery teams.
*Identify, manage, mitigate and report project risks and issues to ensure successful delivery of programmes within organisation
To be eligible for consideration you must meet the following criteria:
*A PRINCE2 practitioner qualification.
*A degree or higher level qualification (or equivalent) in a business management or related field and have relevant experience within the last 12 months.
Exceptionally candidates who do not hold the above level of qualification but who can demonstrate 5 years' relevant experience may also be considered.
For the purposes of shortlisting relevant experience must include:
*Proven managerial experience at senior level, demonstrating the ability to develop and lead teams virtual or otherwise.
*Significant experience in project governance and risk management either in a lead role or project manager capacity.
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels.
*Successful stakeholder engagement and management.
For further information please contact Kennedy Recruitment on 02890 330 555
For this role, Kennedy Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an employment business.
Kennedy Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and a Corporate Member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Kennedy Recruitment adheres to all current employment legislation.
Please note only those candidates shortlisted may be contacted.