IS Project Manager

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IS Project Manager

Dublin City Centre

Contract

Negotiable

Ref: E1926SD

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Project Manager to support the Corporate Applications Manager in the delivery of key IS projects in Applications and Interfacing space.

Role Justification

Our Dublin based client is looking for a Project Manager to support the Corporate Applications Manager in the delivery of key IS projects in Applications and Interfacing space.  The successful candidate will have a good understanding of application development, software development and infrastructure delivery projects within a complex integrated systems environment.  The project manager will be responsible for developing and managing project schedules, costs, identifying risks & issues and clearly communicating these to project stakeholders.

Scope of Work:

  • Project manage and co-ordinate the delivery of application development, software development and infrastructure delivery projects.
  • Liaise with the business as required to understand stakeholder needs; guide, persuade and influence others through developed skills of communication and diplomacy.
  • Develop and implement procedures and IS documentation to maximise the effectiveness and quality of working practices.
  • Assist in determining project objectives and outlines project requirements.
  • Track and report on project progress against the project plan.
  • Track and report on project risks and issues.
  • Responsible for the project budget and update forecasts throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Co-ordinate project resources across a number of IS functions.
  • Support the Manager in reviewing the service delivery of external vendors.
  • Provide regular project reports to stakeholders.
  • Produce, manage and coordinate all relevant documentation.

Job Relationships:

Reporting to Manager, Corporate Applications

Required Skills:

  • 6 + years proven track record in IT Project Management
  • Extensive experience of managing application development, software development and infrastructure delivery projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of scheduling and budgeting for IT project implementation.
  • Extensive decision making and an ability to prioritise.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Extensive technical and analytical skills with the ability to operate in a large complex environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Proven experience in risk and change management.
  • Proficient in project management software/tools.
  • Prince 2 Certified.

Desired Experience:

  • A formal 3rd level qualification.
  • Experience of working within a similar IT environment is preferable i.e. Oracle, MS Visual Basic and MS Net.
  • A strong understanding of Web Services.
  • Experience of delivering projects for the Utility sector (preferably the Electricity business).

 

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