Project Manager - £400 - £550 Via Umbrella

Thu 19 Jan 2023

Hybrid - 2 days on site in Gatwick per week

Major UK pension scheme looking for an experienced Project Manager to support a Data Migration. 

This is an ideal opportunity for a Project Manager with recent experience of data migration projects to join an exciting long term project with a major UK provider.

You will be responsible for the full project life cycle including defining and implementing the project plans, ensuring adequate resource is assigned and effective change control is undertaken, whilst ensuring that there is stakeholder engagement throughout.

The rate on offer is £400 to £550 dependant on experience, and will be inside IR35.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5:30pm.

Duration: 12 month contract

Location: Hybrid, candidates must be happy to travel to client site in Gatwick. Initially 2 days per week. 

As a Project Manager, you will:

  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and project stakeholders.
  • Develop and maintain project documentation including business case, scope, governance, plan, risks/issues and associated communications documents.
  • Take responsibility for overall progress and use of resources, including where required, negotiation with other managers to source required resources.
  • Track progress against project milestones and deliverables and report to the Head of Change & Improvement at identified events and times.
  • Manage project risks, including the development of contingency plans and where appropriate, ensure appropriate and effective testing is performed.
  • Be responsible for change control and any required configuration management.

As a Project Manager, you will need the following skills:

  • Demonstrable experience in planning and successfully delivering complex, multi-component pension projects across people, process and systems, preferably professionally qualified.
  • Demonstrable experience of producing project documentation throughout the full project life cycle.
  • Operational knowledge of the UK DB and DC legal, regulatory & taxation framework.
  • Experience of working with/alongside tests analysts.
  • Demonstrable experience of project status reporting to all levels, highlighting potential issues and project slippage and explaining plans to mitigate these issues.
  • Proven ability to communicate complex issues / requirements clearly in all media to a variety of audiences and effective engagement of stakeholders of all levels.

Email your CV to vacancies@hazellcarr.com to apply for this role with the subject matter: (Project Manager)