IT Technical Project Manager (Azure)

5 days left

Recruiter
Cabot Financial
Location
West Malling
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
01 Dec 2020
Closes
08 Dec 2020
Ref
1835962350
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
At Cabot, we pride ourselves on being the best at what we do and we recognise that it’s the people that make the difference to any organisation. So, are you ready for a new challenge? As we are on the lookout for a talented IT Project Manager with Azure experience to join our IT department in our dynamic Kent office. Not heard of us? Here’s our story: Cabot Credit Management (CCM) is a market leader in credit management services. We are an award winning, Investors in People Gold accredited organisation and we are passionate about the ethical treatment of our customers and employees. Things you should know: The role of the IT Project Manager is twofold: 1. Deliver allocated projects or project tasks as required to meet business need and demand, working closely with the Portfolio/Head of IT PMO to ensure projects are set-up for success 2. Ensure compliance to the agreed project management standards in accordance with best practices and the needs of the business Some of the key responsibilities include: Work closely with business sponsor and stakeholders to ensure business requirements are effectively identified and delivered to achieve business outcomes Work with project sponsor, stakeholders and IT management to clearly define and document scope and key deliverables, balancing business priorities with stakeholder expectations Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle Ensure the project identifies, and delivers, any and all functional and non-functional requirement to ensure a successful outcome Plan and track project timelines, milestones and deliverables using appropriate tools Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals Ensure all project deliveries are in line with IT PMO Framework Maintain effective communication and reporting with project sponsors, senior stakeholders and IT management Direct and manage project delivery from beginning to end, ensuring projects are completed in a timely manner, ensuring quality measures and budgets are maintained and tracked Ensure effective management of all project team members and that roles/responsibilities are defined and clearly understood Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify, maintain and review the RAID log, ensuring risk is assessed and monitored on an ongoing basis and issues are escalated effectively and managed to resolution Ensure that all projects are delivered in accordance with Information Security and SOX standards Ensure weekly status reports are completed for all areas of the project What can we offer you? Not only are we offering a competitive salary depending on experience and a fantastic bonus scheme, you will also be entitled to loads of great benefits such as gym membership subsidy, discount and cash back on hundreds of high-street shops, healthcare cash back plan, travel insurance, pension, 25 days holiday, plus much, much more. Things we need from you: Accreditation in, or demonstrable understanding of, a recognised project management methodology such as PRINCE2 and AGILE Substantial experience of project management delivery of SaaS and PaaS platforms (Azure, AWS, Google etc) within IT infrastructure and software development environments Significant experience in managing projects that use the following technologies - Azure databases, Data Factories and Pipelines Experience of working with data and analytics teams Advanced experience of technical project management delivery within IT Infrastructure Advanced experience of project management delivery of the implementation of business 3rd party products Working knowledge of the UK financial services/regulatory sector desirable A proven strong track record in successfully managing and delivering multiple, varied and complex projects at once Proven expertise in managing multi-function, multi-supplier teams to deliver successful medium to large scale projects Working knowledge of DevOps functionality and development Excellent leadership skills and stakeholder management skills Proven history of managing 3rd party deliveries Thorough knowledge of Project PPM toolsets Track record of successful project delivery in challenging environments What happens next? If this sounds like you and if you would like to join our rapidly expanding company that offers excellent career progression, then we would love to hear from you We are looking for people to interview and join us asap. Diversity and inclusion are very important to us at Cabot and we value a multitude of diverse talent within our business. We want everyone to be themselves at work and encourage a culture that includes everyone. Our policies ensure that every candidate and employee are treated fairly and with equal opportunities.

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