Senior Project Manager

 Location: Glasgow
 Salary: Competitive Day Rate Contract
 Job type: Temporary
 Closes: closed

Senior Project Manager

Central Belt

In Scope Contract

Circa £500 per day

Meraki Talent's private sector client has a contract requirement for a senior level Project Manager for their infrastructure upgrade programme at end user level. Office 365, Windows 10, cloud migration will all be involved as the consultancy delivers into one of Scotland's main council bodies. Working with 3rd parties, cradle to the grave assignments and end user delivery will all be critical in this role.

Remit:

  • Full end to end experience in delivering Windows 7/8/10 desktop transformation programmes.
  • Demonstrable experience in O365/M365 rollouts including other associated collaborative workplace tools such MS Sharepoint/Teams.
  • Experience in delivering an Applications Rationalisation and infrastructure build out workstream as part of the Programme
  • Experience in Service Transition elements of a Transformation Programme including knowledge of ITIL processes and procedures.
  • Experience of owning and managing the Programme Budget for multi-million pound programmes
  • Knowledge of constructing bid documents and cost models in pre-sales around the workplace arena would be an advantage.
  • Competent in the use of MS Office Suite, in particular MS Project, Excel and Visio functionality.
  • High level knowledge of IT infrastructure architecture principles (eg. server, networks, databases, storage, and user access devices).
  • Excellent client, team and stakeholder engagement and communication skills.  Must be used to presenting to CxO level, with the skills to negotiate, challenge and influence senior individuals at board level. Must have the Gravitas and Leadership qualities to guide stakeholders through conflicting priorities.
  • A background of formal training in Project Management to practitioner level, preferably PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification
  • A background of formal training in Programme Management to practitioner level, preferably MSP Practitioner qualification
  • Experience of working in a consultancy business model or similar where time is billed to clients.
EUC O O365 Pro Windows 10

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