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Posted: 28/05/2019
Reference: 764737
Job Type: Contract
Location: Oxfordshire, England (map)
Salary: £425 - £425
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Project Manager


A new opportunity has become available for an experienced Project manager of an ICT system procurement project within programme transformation for planning process management, you will be responsible for the successful planning, implementation, monitoring and closure of an ICT procurement project to deliver process transformation within a wider change programme.


This will require:

  • Successful planning and delivery of the project within time and cost constraints to meet the quality required; create a sense of urgency for delivery
  • Project documentation including project plan, timelines, risks, issues and decisions, and agree project mitigations
  • Close liaison with internal and external stakeholders including finance, ICT, procurement, and lead regular project meetings
  • Regular reporting to the project sponsor and escalation of risks and issues where appropriate


  • Proven IT project management experience
  • PRINCE2 Practicioner and/or APMQ

Experience of being an effective member of project teams working in a matrix management environment

  • Excellent interpersonal skills including verbal and written communication, and ability to relate to and work at all levels of the organisation
  • High level analytical skills and ability to interpret and communicate complex written and statistical information.


  • Local government experience / working in a political environment
  • Understanding of planning and development processes for major planning applications / legislation / s106


  • Temporary contract
  • £425 a day
  • Oxford, Oxfordshire

Please apply as soon as possible or call Olivia on 0117 917 4560

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