Applying for - IT Project Manager

40000 - 60000

IT Project Manager sought by a leading premium financial services company based near York. A market leader with the majority stake in their field with a growing international presence, this is a unique opportunity to join at an exciting phase of growth for the company.

The Role:

As IT Project Manager you’ll be responsible for the management and successful delivery of multiple projects across the business in multiple environments. Your duties will include:

  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget and scope
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involve relevant stakeholders and ensure feasibility
  • Manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Governance: identify & mitigate risks/issues, ensure good communication, and that internal governance processes are followed and complied with including internal sign-off processes
  • Ensure the maintenance of project plans and regular progress reporting
  • Implement lessons learned and sharing best practices
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Ensure project change is managed correctly including full impact assessment and change approval process
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Coordinate internal and external resources as part of the project deliverables
  • Develop and maintain strong internal and external relationships
  • Identify business opportunities in addition to the project’s scope
  • Report and escalate to the Head of IT where needed
  • Work with all Departments to ensure projects are successfully completed

The successful IT Project Manager should have most of the following:

  • At least 3 years in IT project management and excellent project management skills
  • Experience of delivering large- and small-scale IT projects
  • Project Management certification e.g. Prince2, PMP, CPMP
  • Ability to analyse raw data, draw conclusions and develop actionable recommendations
  • Experience of project management software e.g. MS Projects and Excel
  • Familiar with project budgeting and forecasting
  • Strong understanding of Technical IT systems
  • Ability to understand, interpret and integrate emerging IT technologies
  • Strong working knowledge of internal procedures and standards
  • Strong knowledge of key regulatory requirements
  • Experience delivering projects within the financial sector is desirable
  • Agile project management qualifications are desirable

In return for you hard work you’ll receive a great benefits package including:

  • Salary from £40,000 depending on experience
  • Up to 33 days’ holiday with service (including bank holidays)
  • Salary sacrifice holiday scheme
  • Excellent flexible working arrangement
  • Onsite crèche
  • Staff discount
  • Government pension
  • Free nights out and events
  • Free parking
  • Free hot drinks
  • Free workwear


IT Project Manager

York, North Yorkshire - commutable from Harrogate, North Leeds, Wetherby, Ripon, Tadcaster, etc

Salary from £40,000 + benefits

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