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Project Manager Change Management

Job Title Project Manager Change Management
Contract Type Contract
Contract Duration
Location Worcester
Salary £176.57 per day
Job Published almost 2 years ago
REF RA-WC-090
Contact Name Tabea
Contact Email tabea@rayassociates.co.uk

Job Description

For our Worcester based client we are currently looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on change management, service transformation and improvement projects.

 
The role involves:
  • To manage, support and deliver projects and work packages to agreed project management standards (i.e. PRINCE2).
  • To produce, and manage relevant documentation and project plans to a range of internal stakeholders.
  • To ensure that projects deliver to time, cost, and quality and ensure that benefits are realised in line with the business case.
  • To lead projects within the organisation and with partner organisations as required.
  • To develop and keep under constant review, implementation plans obtaining the approval of the relevant Project Boards for the same and for any significant planned changes during the process of implementation.
  • To apply relevant change management processes and tools to create a strategy to support adoption of the changes required by the project or initiative
  • To report regularly to the relevant Project Boards and stakeholders on project progress as appropriate bringing to them issues requiring their decisions or approval.  To follow up on any decisions made to ensure their implementation.
  • To take responsibility for overall designated project & work package progress and use of resources, in particular to identify blockages to progress and facilitate their removal.
  • To supervise any other staff who may be engaged on projects or work packages ensuring the work is undertaken to appropriate timescales and identified quality standards.
  • To ensure that effective procedures are in place to report project issues, to monitor their mitigation and ensure that problems are dealt with within agreed timescales
  • To provide leadership and professional guidance to staff outside project teams who are also involved in the project.
  • To facilitate changes in culture and approach to the production, management and utilisation of information throughout the organisation.
  • To manage the budget allocated to individual projects or phases.
Please apply if you have:
  • Substantial relevant experience of large project/programme and /or change management activity within a complex organisation.                
  • Significant period of working/managing within local government or large private sector organisations.
  • Significant experience of managing people through working with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Significant experience of change management techniques and their application.
  • Significant practical experience of using Microsoft Project.
  • A recognised project management qualification and significant project management experience.
  • The ability to travel throughout the county at short notice where public transport may be limited.
  • Are able and willing to attend meetings that may be held outside of normal office hours (i.e. weekends and evenings.

Ref: RA-WC-090 | Published: 23th Jan 2019