A leading Central Government organisation are seeking a Contract Project Manager to help deliver a ServiceNow Capability to front-line services. This is a 6-month contract, Inside IR35 and requires active SC Clearance.
This role is related to a key strategic deliverable for Technology portfolio and provide the selected candidate with the opportunity to work closely with an interesting and diverse set of partners and decision-makers, to take ownership and lead software upgrade projects; whilst also providing support and oversight to other project colleagues within the wider portfolio.
* Demonstrable and relevant experience of Project management in a complex delivery and contractual environment, including a proven track record of delivery of complex or multi-faceted technology projects. * Experience of full project lifecycle experience (from requirements gathering / discovery through to implementation). * Experience of a range of structured programme and project management methodologies, including Waterfall and Agile. * Strong ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, leading the collaborative planning process, prioritising work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team. * Ability to engage and work with development teams, to understand the technical solution and make informed decisions. * Able to demonstrate experience of working effectively with suppliers to achieve results in line with challenging contractual arrangements. * Strong interpersonal skills. The ability to establish credibility and exert influence with key stakeholders and suppliers at both a strategic and operational level. * Experienced in identifying, escalating and mitigating risks and resolving issues with demonstrable ability to find innovative ways to resolve problems. * Experience of managing a diverse stakeholder community with differing opinions and requirements and the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people.
If you are available and interested, please apply in the first instance and you will be contacted to discuss the position further.