IT Project Manager

  • Job Reference: KH/69122
  • Date Posted: 18 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
  • Sector: IT
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 15/04/2021
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

IT Project Manager Dublin

Our client provides web, mobile, IT infrastructure and retail solutions to their customers with a wide focus on various technologies and delivery models. They have recently developed an exciting new Retail Digital Platform that works with AI that will be launched internationally this year. This role will give you the opportunity to work with new tech innovation!

Essential requirements of the role

Third-level qualification.
Driven, pragmatic and completely focused on project delivery for business benefit.
Possessing 4yrs+ of IT Project Management experience ideally both in client-facing projects and implementing internal IT infrastructure projects.
Technical background is strongly preferred - ideally gained in software development, business analysis or project implementation, and is expected to be closely involved with the delivery team and delivery process. This can include taking a variety of roles from analysis to technical input to ensure a successful delivery.
Strong understanding of best practice project process is required, with the judgement to tailor processes to meet the needs of an individual project (depending on size, complexity, risk levels).
Strong listening, analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills, with close attention to detail.
Demonstrated experience of both waterfall and iterative/agile development methodologies with the ability to tailor appropriate processes to project needs (depending on size and complexity).
Strong vendor management experience, both technical and commercial.

Desirable requirements of the role

Delivery of complex web application frameworks to customers.
Experience working in the retail consumer or retail wholesale industry, especially pharmacy.
Project Management Qualification preferred (Prince or PMP)
Multi-linguallanguages would be advantageous but not essential

Key responsibilities

Manage a number of IT software delivery projects simultaneously with teams from third party vendors, teams of developers based off-shore.
Monitor project risks and scope to identify potential problems
Monitor the progress of external teams (remote teams and third party vendors) to ensure delivery is to plan, scope, budget and quality.
Produce and monitor software delivery project plans
Gather data from within the business and from customers to assess and improve business processes
Manage internal and external stakeholders
Document key business processes, technical guides on integration's and guides on operating the software.
Willing to get involved in and contribute to every aspect of implementation including business analysis, testing, documentation, training and go-live roll-out.

Summary

They are looking for a project manager for their Dublin office who is comfortable working with a diverse range of teams in different countries, with various different technology stacks and who will be fully committed to the role with a previous record of going above and beyond to ensure business success.

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge with an innovative company, call Karen now on 0044 7539 719925 or email karen.hill@headhuntinternational.com