London, United Kingdom
The North Starr, part of the Harrington Starr recruitment group are looking to place a seasoned Software Project Manager. This role will see the post holder combine the elements of best practice Software Project Management with client driven Web & Digital driven programme initiatives. Please note this role will be of interest to mid -senior Software PM’s looking for a new permanent challenge.
Based very close to London Bridge station the offices are ideally situated for both the mainline station with its interconnecting tube lines. Lunchtimes and after work socials are usually held in and around the trendy areas of Borough Market and the Southbank. With the company experiencing large growth you will be coming on-board at a pivotal time for the future plan.
The core responsibilities for this Software Project Manager will be as follows.
Be involved in project initiation, set up and management of client driven project work
Help control all commercial related finance issues around budgeting and forecasting
Assist with the set up & management of the project team to include BAU resource & IT Development
Manage the change control procedure & ensure the project deliverables are completed to cost, timescale & budget
Help to project manage the delivery of successful transition into the clients business function.
Working to ensure the tactical introduction of all new client service propositions in accordance with the TOM objectives.
Work closely with the IT Software Developers to exchange ideas and ensure clients objectives are being achieved.
To qualify for this Software Project Manager role we require the following skill set.
Must have recent commercial experience at the mid – senior level range of Software Project Management
Will ideally have some experience of project management roles within a vendor based software business.
Must have experience of working with external client base and project managing software solutions.
Experience of working with Web and or Digital IT teams to deliver best practice client solutions.
Strong SDLC exposure and excellent IT Software awareness.
Broad understanding of various software projects, CRM, BI and CMS technical cultures.
Can produce evidence of all aspects of commercial budgeting & forecasting of projects, varying levels of cost.
Experience with Agile or Waterfall methodologies
Ability to start within a 2 month window from offer acceptance
So to re-cap, we require a Software Project Manager who is at the top of their game and wanting a new challenge. This role has it all , working with a highly motivated group of technical software professionals all looking to make a difference to the client experience. Our client embraces a healthy work to home life balance and fully understands the benefit it can bring to the business. Our client embraces a great social culture and takes full advantage of the eclectic mix of bars & coffee houses in the London Bridge area to hold breakout meetings and brainstorming sessions.
The North Starr team very much look forward to hearing from you for an initial phone chat which could lead to a meeting.