Exclusive new opportunity for a Project Manager with a solid background in Software (ideally Microsoft Stack) to join a prestigious Financial Services provider based in Glasgow City Centre. This firm have enjoyed massive success, having expanded from their Scottish based to become an internationally recognised and award-winning provider of financial services to both individuals and high-profile organisations.
This Project Manager role will sit within the Project Management and Change team, charged with delivering technology-centric change across a variety of clients and divisions. You will be involved in the full Project Management Life Cycle and required to build a professional and supportive relationship with a range of business users and 3rd parties. In order to deliver IT projects, you will be required to assemble, motivate and manage a project team comprising both internal and contract staff.
The successful candidate will have Financial Services experience and a good understanding of Software Development and its Life Cycle. You will be well versed in the key general principles of change and IT Delivery concerning data management, architecture, programme management, service delivery and staff management.
Key skills should include:
• MS Project
• Significant project management experience
• Understanding of Change and IT Delivery principles
• Relevant technical/PM qualifications
• Excellent stakeholder/3rd party management skills
• Experience of managing small and medium sized projects in complex technology environments
Degrees and relevant technical/project management qualifications are desirable but are not a pre-requisite for this role.
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