Head of Project Management

Head of Project Management - London

Head of Project Management – Java, Financial Services, Prince 2, Agile, SDLC, Payments

The Company

A world class payments vendor expanding in market share and offering is looking for a Project Manager to join the team.

The Role and Responsibilities

  • Experience Leading and delivering large-scale Platform Transformation Programmes
  • Working with executive and C level leadership and define Programme Roadmap
  • Direct Line management of the Project team
  • Ownership of the end to end delivery of the Programme initiatives
  • Management and mitigation of risks, issues and dependencies, escalating as appropriate
  • Liaising with Product, Development, and Management
  • Champion both agile and waterfall processes


Mandatory Skills/Qualifications:

  • Successful track record of managing a portfolio of IT programs/projects, preferably in the Payments industry
  • Strong experience in managing end-to-end IT transformation programmes
  • Previously held apposition of Programme Director or Head of department role
  • Experience in a matrix management organisation
  • Degree level education or equivalent
  • Strong experience IT and change projects using an Agile/Scrum/Waterfall
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).



If you’d like the chance of joining this first class global organisation dominating the market space please send your CV to james.baulcomb@harringtonstarr.com and I’ll give you a call.