IT Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 1108700701-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Just Recruitment Group
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Just Recruitment is working with a growing business in Ipswich- looking for a IT Project Manager to join its long-standing team.

My client is seeking a highly-skilled and hands-on Project Manager to work alongside their Senior Project Manager and help deliver a number of company-wide business projects (predominantly IT based).

The candidate must be a self-starter, with a minimum of 2 years project management experience and knowledge of Waterfall and/or Agile methodology (certification in at least one is preferred).

The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal and influencing skills, and have the ability to work well under pressure, juggling multiple competing demands. Strength of character, resilience and flexibility in approach are important.

Duties include:

Working with the Senior Project Manager in developing project plans, schedules, and budgets.
Track and monitor project progress and identify and escalate any risks or issues.
Communicate project status to stakeholders, including management and other business unit members.
Document project activities and deliverables.
Administer project tools and systems.
Manage project risks and issues.
Ensure compliance with project policies and procedures.

Key Skills / Qualifications / Criteria:

Minimum of 2 years of project management and related experience.
A good understanding of at least one project management methodology (e.g., Waterfall, Agile). Certification in at least one methodology is preferred.
Proven ability to solve problems creatively.
Familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices.
Strong attention to deadlines and budgetary guidelines.
A track record and experience seeing projects through their full life cycle.
Strong analytical skills.
Good interpersonal skills and be highly resourceful.

Monday - Friday (9:00am -5:00pm).
Hybrid Working available after probationary period (min of 3 days in the office, up to 2 days at home).