job / it projects manager east central scotland edinburgh 3922

IT Projects Manager - Edinburgh

up to £60,000 + Group Benefits - Technology & Data
Ref: 3922 Date Posted: Monday 17 Sep 2018
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Projects Manager required for the UK operation of this global digital industrial corporate. Based in Edinburgh, you will join a business which is truly transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive.

As a client facing Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing several concurrent high visibility software projects using agile methods in a fast-paced environment. You will have overall responsibility for scope, cost, schedule, resourcing and risk management as well as quality and customer satisfaction for all assigned projects. 

Your core responsibilities will include:

  • Project Planning & Management
    • defining and supervising scope of delivery, schedule and budget while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value;
  • Management of Teams’
    • Assisting in team development while holding teams accountable for their commitments,
    • Ensure effective cross-functional teamwork among project team members including both internal and external
  • Solution Owner Support
    • Support the Solution Owner / Delivery Manager in managing customer expectations for project deliverables, managing stakeholder communications, and helping to implement an effective system of project governance
    • Liaising with product development / R&D teams to: fully capture all customer product requirements;
  • Business Acumen
    • Building customer loyalty through project execution excellence and actively promote quality awareness and improvements
    • Working as the customer account manager to foster closer ties with end customer

You will be an experienced Project Manager with proven experience, delivering complete solutions (ideally hardware, software and training) to end customers.  You will have experience of overseeing multi-function project teams with at least 5-10 team members including Developers and Business Analysts.  Excellent communication skills are imperative including experience of direct client contact and establishing/maintaining high levels of customer trust and confidence.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a truly global corporate in an exciting time of expansive growth.  Our client offers a supportive and friendly work environment coupled with flexible working, prospects for personal and career progression and an attractive remuneration package. 

Salary up to £60,000 (DOE) + Group Benefits.  For further information contact Stuart Ringland on (0131) 516 4333 or email