Job Summary

Salary

£14000.00 - £21000.00

Location

Telford

Type

Permanent

Ref

ET 1229

Date Posted

22/12/2015

Project Manager

Job Description

We are looking for a Project Manager for an expanding IT software company in Telford.


The Project Manager is responsible for the monitoring of the tasks involved in the delivery of the software package to the customers. Customer liaison is a key part of this role, the Project Manager being the main point of contact during a project keeping them informed, and chased where required, of progress.


Working from a specification and taking direction from members of the development team, they will create the project plan (using Jira) and subsequently keep this updated with all completed tasks or changes / additions of tasks. Where tasks are either late or very close to completion date, the person will request updates from the team member responsible for the task to ensure we do not have any issues with completion. If issues do exist, the person will bring this to the attention of the Project and Business Support Manager to discuss the next course of action.


Purpose:
1. Work closely with the Development Manager, Developers and other Project Managers in the Delivery Team.
2. Take ownership of project tracking and maintain full visibility of statuses at all times.
3. Focus on all tasks and timescales within projects ensuring delivery dates are met.
4. Liaise with all parties involved to create and maintain communication routes during the life of the project, including the customer.
5. Arrange meetings where necessary to check progress of tasks.
6. To escalate to the relevant party where a project is considered at risk.
7. To carry out user training for the customer.
8. To perform other duties as directed by any Director of the company as may from time to time be required.


Level Of Responsibility:
1. Maintain control over projects.
2. Ensure all tasks are monitored for completion and updates.
3. Maintain liaison with the customer throughout the life of the project.
4. Carry out user training for the customer.

Next Step

For more details on this vacancy contact Peter Green by phone:01952214088 or if you would like to email your cv. press the apply button below.