An excellent role has arisen with a market leading retailer looking for a Business Transformation Project Manager for a 6 month contract.
This is for a new programme of work, coming into a programme already in flight and adding additional support.
My client is looking for a Project Manager who can fully support the programme manager, a candidate who has been through the full life-cycle of a project, used to identifying the pain points and challenges and be able to bring people on a journey and create and share vision.
Maintain a structured approach to project management, ensuring projects are delivered to time, quality and cost expectations
Manage the project through the key stages of the project lifecycle ensuring authorisation to proceed is obtained from the project board
Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables and document in project brief and initiation documentation
Define and gain agreement to the project business case using clear cost/benefit analysis
Work with senior stakeholders to analyse requirements, define business requirements and the required project outputs to deliver benefits
Define the project activities and plan required to deliver the project outputs
Define and gain commitment to change management activities across the business required to embed the changes delivered by the project
Lead the project team in delivering project outputs that are capable of delivering project benefits
Identify risks to the project and work with stakeholders to identify owners and mitigation plans including escalation to Executive level where required
Manage project issues through to resolution with project team members or escalate to appropriate levels where required
Track and report project deliverables to the project board and key stakeholders using standard templates
Manage scope changes through the change control process to ensure that the business case is still valid and that the project board sign-off any changes to scope
Ensure that deliverables are completed to acceptable time, cost and quality standards
Complete post-project project evaluation to capture key success and learning points for future projects