Projects Director

Recruiter
Auticon Ltd
Location
London
Salary
60000.00 - 80000.00 GBP Annual + depending on experience, plus competitive benefits package
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Expires
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Key responsibilities

  • Oversee our team of 20-30 consultants on the autistic spectrum
  • Liaise with clients' senior management and build up a long term strategic relationship
  • Support clients' IT, compliance and transformation projects and ensure Auticon's projects are delivered smoothly
  • Provide technical guidance for our autistic consultants and support for our clients

Sales

  • Build and develop business relationships with clients
  • Speak to C-level of leading global companies to introduce Auticon
  • Recognise and optimise sell on potential
  • Travel to our clients in the UK

Project management

  • Manage and oversee all Auticon UK's projects and consultants
  • Make sure consultants feel comfortable and work to our clients' expectations and standards
  • Monitor projects and assess the need for support and training
  • Design progress reports and manage expectations with stakeholders
  • Track project milestones, budgets and deliverables
  • Draft proposals
  • Develop services and new business opportunities

Management

  • Manage teams of consultants onsite
  • Assess, mentor and support our consultants on the autistic spectrum
  • Manage 20 to 30 consultants directly
  • Manage GBP 3-5 million / year in projects
  • Provide (technical) guidance to our consultants in the projects and define training programmes

Ideal candidate

Strong track record as Project Manager with 10+ years of professional experience, ideally in the IT consulting business

Experienced in managing teams of 10+ consultants

Experience in the areas of software development, testing, data and compliance

Knowledge of various project management and delivery methodologies (Waterfall, Agile and KANBAN), preferably certificates in ISTQB, Prince2 and/or COBIT

High level of communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

Leadership talent and strong commercial awareness

Honest motivation to support a social enterprise in developing careers for autistic adults

What we offer

Career progression within a fast-growing business

Great team of people to work alongside

Job satisfaction that comes from making a real difference

Interesting and technically challenging projects

Opportunity to provide a unique service and talent pool to corporate clients

Competitive salary and benefits package

Please direct applications (CV, cover letter, availability, salary expectations) to Markus Weber via the button below.