PROJECT MANAGER- BUSINESS CHANGE – £55- £60K PER ANNUM – ONSITE TWICE A MONTH IN SWINDON

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Change & Transformation | Professional Services
Reference: BH-2571
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Job Published: January 18, 2022 17:37
PROJECT MANAGER- BUSINESS CHANGE – £55- £60K PER ANNUM – ONSITE TWICE A MONTH IN SWINDON
 
My client, a market leading financial advisory company, who are rated highly for employee satisfaction are looking for a Project Manager to lead business change projects across the business.
 
This role will be responsible for leading the end-to-end delivery of process, technology and business change projects. The ideal candidate would have financial services experience, and lean/six sigma/agile qualifications and/or experience.
 
You will work closely with Product Managers, key Stakeholders, and SMEs on a daily basis; whilst holding responsibility for leading initiatives from the identification of problems through root cause analysis, leading the delivery of change.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Capturing key requirements and ensuring measurable outcomes (Epics/User Stories)
  • Produce key documents (PID/Business Case)
  • Determine and prioritise opportunities (root cause analysis/ lean reviews/ value stream mapping)
  • Define project milestones, critical success factors and drive activity to achieve timely delivery
  • Be accountable for milestone tracking, critical success factors, budgeting, and resource allocation
  • Management of all risks, issues, and constraints
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues
  • Weekly and monthly reporting
  • Attend key programme and change boards
  • Organise and facilitate key project ceremonies
Key qualifications/skills:
  • 3+ years of project management experience
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Strong experience leading and implementing change
  • Experience working in high-tech environments with multi-functional teams
  • Experience in Lean, Six Sigma, and Agile
  • Experience in Financial Services ideally
 
This is an excellent opportunity for a project manager to join a market leading financial advisory company who are making significant business changes.
 
The role pays up to £60k per annum, with a great package and primarily remote working (on site for key meetings in Swindon based office – roughly twice a month).