Principle Project Manager

Department for Transport
01 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have experience of managing the delivery of a portfolio of digital, data and technology projects? Can you influence relationships with senior sponsors and key stakeholders to prioritise demands, and ensure projects are delivered to agreed time, cost and quality? If you answer yes to the questions above, then we want to hear from you. We are looking for a Principal Project Manager to join our Digital Project Delivery team and manage a range of strategic, application and infrastructure projects and initiatives. About us Our Digital Project Delivery Team will provide an end-to-end technical delivery of a portfolio of projects that responds to Department for Transports needs and priorities, applying a number of modern delivery methods and techniques. Our Digital Service as the Centre of Excellence for Department for Transport will: • offer high performing, secure and innovative services • grow our professionalism • empower our people to meet user needs • build relationships to achieve DfT's objectives This is a great time to join us as we build the team and deliver a major transformation programme. If you share our vision of being the 'best in class' and you have the knowledge and enthusiasm to deliver in this exciting role, then we look forward to receiving your application. You will have the option of being based at either our London or Hastings office with some home working available. However, you will be required to take a flexible approach to ensure business needs are met. Successful candidates based in Hastings will attract a G7 national salary of GBP46,696 as will those who are not based in London for at least 3 days a week. About you You have extensive experience of successfully delivering programmes and digital projects and managing the interdependencies between them. You will have worked with multi-disciplinary teams and used best practice methodologies for tracking deliverables, reporting and risk management. You are extremely organised and will ensure that you deliver the highest level of quality against time and financial constraints. You are resilient with strong management and communication skills and influence stakeholder relationships. Closing date: 11 August 2017.

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