Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH6284_1495371220
Contact Name: Emma Sears
Contact Email: esears@venquis.com
Job Published: May 21, 2017 13:53

Job Description


  • Proven experience of SCRUM project delivery
  • Experience of managing full IT project lifecycle from idea to through to hand-over to operational support
  • Worked with PMO to deliver Agile projects whilst complying with corporate governance gate/check point procedures
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior stakeholders to report on progress against agreed deliverables and to highlight/escalate any issues or barriers to delivery
  • Management of project RAID log, resource allocation and financial budgets
  • Minimum of 3 years IT Project Management experience
  • Ability to project manage 2 to 4 projects concurrently
  • Facilitation and coordination of business/user requirements gathering experience from key stakeholders and end users
  • Financial Services Industry experience is not essential for this role, but an ability to rapidly become effective in new domains/disciplines is
  • Experience of both waterfall and agile delivery methods and understanding appropriate applications of each
  • APMP or Prince2 qualified


  • Scrum Master Certified
  • Previously worked in a financial services organisation
  • Experience of working with Actuarial teams
  • Delivered projects using other agile methodologies such as KanBan, ScrumBan
  • Experience of leading delivery teams new to Agile through an Agile project delivery
  • Successful delivery of Technology Analytics projects
  • Planview experience
  • Microsoft TFS knowledge

More than 5 years Project Management experience

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