Project Manager / Business Analyst- Manchester (Software House)

Titolo: Project Manager / Business Analyst- Manchester (Software House)
Tipologia di contratto: Permanent
Luogo: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Stipendio: Up to £40000 per annum + plus Bonus
Arbitro: 56448565_1579638127
Nome del contatto: Iola Kerns
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Lavoro pubblicato: mesi 8 fa

Descrizione del lavoro

Project Manager / Business Analyst - Manchester (Software House)

Our client, an award-winning technology business, are looking for a Project Manager / Business Analyst to join their Manchester office. This role would be suitable for someone currently in a Technical/Business Analyst role or similar, looking to make a move into project management.

As project manager/business analyst you will be responsible for the timely and effective delivery of business and technology based projects. You will deliver projects through the entire delivery life cycle; from project entry through to go-live and post implementation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the delivery of multiple technology led projects
  • Delivery of complex IT orientated projects, across multiple functions, with a mix of internal Agile development and third-party supplier development
  • Establish and maintain effective and trusted relationships with internal Business and IT project stakeholders and external third-party suppliers
  • Co-ordinate and drive the collaboration of project resources to get the best from technical and non-technical project teams
  • Production and agreement of project scope, project plans and responsibility for leading and managing the project team to these plans
  • Produce and monitor resource forecasts and budgets and where change is required, follow appropriate change control procedures
  • Regular reporting on project status to sponsors, stakeholders and executive management board
  • Identification and management of project risks, issues and dependencies, plus assessment of consumer outcome risks posed by the project
  • Work with project managers, business analysts and technology leads to translate and document business requirements into technical requirements
  • To assist with the development of technical solutions

Knowledge & Skills

  • Ideally PRINCE2 Practitioner certification
  • Strong process analysis skills
  • Ideally experience of IT development methodologies e.g. Agile, SDLC
  • Experience of delivering in a financially regulated environment desirable
  • Financial services industry knowledge, e.g. pensions, investments and stockbroking, would be beneficial
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to build and manage effective relationships
  • Good business/commercial knowledge
  • Analytical skills/problem solving
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience gained from a technology background
  • An ability to understand technical specifications and requirements
  • Experience of producing systems analysis documentation

In return for your hard work you will be entitled to:

  • 24 days holiday increasing up to 30 days with length of service, plus bank holidays
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Paid study support for qualifications
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity scheme
  • Death in service
  • Holiday buy/sell scheme
  • Free social events and volunteering days
  • Free gym and classes

For further details or a conversation regarding the role and business please apply.