Senior project manager

Location: London
Job Type: Temporary
Industry: Technology
Reference: BH-2942
Salary: £550 per day
Job Published: June 20, 2022 15:25
Senior Project Manager – 12 month contract - £550 outside IR35 – Hybrid

Senior PRroject manager is required for a leading railway company.
As a project manager you will manage a series of Boarder Control related projects: Introduction or equipment to handle European Entry Exit Systems requirements, sending PNR data to the UK government, introduction of UK APIs (Advance Passenger Information) and introduction of Smart Checks/Facial recognition-based control

Key skills:
  • Experience in the management of complex and diverse projects
  • Experience in delivering solutions in Public environment (such as Stations, Airports, shops, …).
  • working in a Waterfall or Agile environment.
  • managing a project being delivered by multiple suppliers
  • working cross departmentally with IT and Business stakeholders to ensure project milestones are met.
  • lead meetings and challenge stakeholders.
  • Ability to find solutions and resolve conflicts
  • A good knowledge of application tools (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including at senior levels.
  • Build relationships at multiple levels and influence discussions and decisions, including both internal and external stakeholders.

Desirable
  • Knowledge/experience in delivering IT Solutions within a similar setting
  • Knowledge/experience with working in International Airport or terminals involving border controls or relationship with National Authorities
  • Past experience in delivering solution in at least one EU country (non-UK)
  • French speaking will be a plus (as the project will involve interaction with French stakeholders)

This is a 12 month contract and £550 outside IR35. A hybrid role going into the offices 1/2 days a week.