IT Project Manager

Job Title: IT Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72858-ITENG-ALK_1541783302
Contact Name: Aleksandra Kontra
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 09, 2018 17:08

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced IT Project Manager to join our client's team in Southampton.


* To scope and create detailed project plans ensuring they are resourced, monitored and
controlled throughout the lifecycle of the project
* Ensure cross-team co-ordination between Business Analysts, Technical Designers,
Developers and QA Engineers. Fostering better communication between all disciplines.
* Take responsibility for managing cross project dependencies and conflicts.
* Manage the co-ordination of estimates, project timelines and budgets.
* Conduct occasional visits to client locations in the UK or Globally as necessary, to support.
liaison and stakeholder management.
* Working with the Head of Projects to ensure standardisation of project delivery processes
are defined and adhered to for the full project life cycle across all teams.
* Project evaluations in conjunction with clients to identify learnings to contribute to the wide ongoing process of continuous improvement.


* Educated to degree level in a relevant subject, or with equivalent experiences.
* Accredited project management qualification(s) in a relevant methodology (e.g. SCRUM (Agile), PRINCE2 or ITIL).


* Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple planned and
unplanned projects, large and small changes, absorbing complex technical and logistical
issues and rapidly defining and implementing resolution plans.
* A minimum of 5 years' experience in carrying out a Project Managers role within a software
development environment performing within an Agile framework.
* Demonstrable experience in the delivery of major development projects from initiation to
* Strong leadership and interpersonal skills with proven experience in communicating directly with customers, suppliers and stakeholders at all levels within the business.
* Strong analytical skills, strategic vision, and logical approach to problem solving, coupled with a strong oral and written communication skills.
* A flexible, task orientated positive and pragmatic approach to managing projects.
* Be able to refine approach and focus as business requirements dictate.
* Demonstrate a high level of Customer Facing disciplines and project successes.

If you feel this is the right opportunity for you, please do not hesitate to get in touch!