An excellent opportunity has arisen for Infrastructure
Project Managers with a strong background of managing large and complex IT projects within an enterprise setting to join our team in Aberdeen. Successful candidates will be responsible for the management and delivery of IT infrastructure projects on time, within budget and to the satisfaction of stakeholders. Ideally candidates will be based in Aberdeen, but we will also consider those who prefer remote working.
What you’ll do
Mobilise and manage projects and change initiatives using formal methodologies and lifecycles
Develop and manage stakeholder engagement, ensuring continuous and clear communication with clients, vendors and stakeholders
Work with project sponsors to develop scope and business cases including financial and project plans
Demonstrate personal flexibility and encourage flexibility by other team members in pursuit of achieving project objectives on schedule, on budget and to the required standards
Take accountability, assess situations and make critical decisions when faced with complex demands and issues that can, and will, arise throughout the project lifecycle
Manage the project visibly against the project plan including schedule and budget, making changes where necessary
Lead and coordinate teams of diverse technical and non-technical resources across multiple geographic sites and engage effectively with external 3rd party service providers
Manage risk and issues and develop mitigation plans
Provide performance reporting
Ensure project documents are complete, current and appropriately stored
What to bring
Previous full life-cycle IT projects experience with experience of managing large scale IT projects in an enterprise environment
Strong technical background in IT infrastructure and operations
Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
Excellent leadership skills
Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
Ability to manage stakeholders and internal staff through large scale business change
Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact with users and stakeholders at all levels
Strong Microsoft Project skills
Project Management certification; PMP, PRINCE2 or equivalent
Agile experience beneficial
Previous experience within the Oil & Gas sector would be advantageous
We are committed to recognising and rewarding hard work and offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes (but is not limited to) the following;
Company Pension Scheme
Private Medical Insurance
Private Dental Insurance
Group Income Protection Plan
Group Life Assurance
Cycle to Work Scheme
Electric Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme
We also believe effective training and development benefits both the individual and the organisation as a whole and contributes to the achievement of the company’s mission. We encourage all our employees to further their skills and experience via various methods of learning. If an employee elects to self-study in their own time, the company will fund the self-study materials and exam fees. Furthermore, once the exam is passed, the employee will be entitled to an incentive bonus.
If you are enthusiastic, willing to always learn and looking for a challenging but rewarding position where you work for a forward-thinking organisation who offer excellent opportunities, please send you CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We welcome applications from disabled candidates, so if you have any access needs or may need adjustments in the assessment process - just let us know.
The salary banding for this role is £60,000 - £80,000 per annum/£400 - £500 per day depending on skills and experience.