Contract Project Manager

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Contract Project Manager

Dublin City Centre


€500 - €530

Ref: E2461NL

Job Description

12 Month Daily Rate Contract Project Manager Role available with a Top Financial Services Company based in Dublin 1.

Role Description:

  • Review Projects and Project Financials to ensure that they are being delivered on time, on budget and to the expected quality.
  • Work with Project Managers and key stakeholders to understand project scope, goals, and deliverables that support the Business and I.S. goals.
  • Review and assess the quality of all Project plans, artifacts and associated communications documents.
  • Identify project pre-requisites, dependencies, constraints, risks and critical path and review these proactively with the relevant Project Managers
  • Review and manage project budgets across the programme, creating a single view
  • Work collaboratively with the Project Management Office (PMO) team to develop detailed programme schedules, resource requirements, and key milestones and manage these throughout the lifecyle of the Projects within the Programme

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 8 years I.T. industry experience with at least 5 years as a full life-cycle Project.
  • Senior Project Manager experience on high profile and innovative technical enterprise solutions in a .Net environment (C#, SQL Server, SQL Data Warehouse, ETL etc.).
  • Experience managing and delivering technical application projects including integration and data migration projects in a .Net environment (C#, SQL Server, SQL Data Warehouse, ETL etc.).
  • Good understanding of the technologies mentioned above – may have come from a Software Development/ Systems Analyst/ Delivery Lead background.
  • Experience in planning, organising, and controlling resources and tasks.
  • Excellent knowledge of formal project management methodologies and processes.
  • Excellent knowledge of formal project management Financial Management and processes.
  • Excellent knowledge of managing large complex Projects within a Project Management Office (PMO)
  • Experience working within a PMO delivering Management Project, Financial and Operational Reports and Metrics
  • Experience communicating at all levels from Executive to Team level. Strong verbal and written skills are essential.
  • Experience of managing multiple parties, including Senior I.S. staff, and 3rd party Vendors.
  • Experience in influencing at all levels within an organisation.
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity and negotiating win-win outcomes.
  • Proficient user of MS Office tools in particular, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, MS Powerpoint, MS Sharepoint.
  • Strong data analysis background with an attention to detail
  • Self-starter with the ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Experience working in geographically distributed teams.
  • Previous experience in the Financial Services Industry.
  • Project Management certification.
  • Proven Financial background
  • Previous experience working as a Business/Systems Analyst with a track record of producing complex Operations, Financial and Programme/Project Reports and Metrics.
  • Strong Technical background
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