IT Project Manager- Application Development Projects
Location: Remote working, but need to be commutable to a Hub if needed. Locations are; Plymouth, Dunfermline, Hamilton, Warrington, Leicester, Bristol or Portsmouth
Babcock Corporate Services
About the role
Here at Babcock International, we're looking to recruit an IT Project Manager to join an established project delivery teams based in Devonport, Plymouth. There is also the opportunity to base yourself out of our Lakeside offices in Portsmouth where we also have Project teams.
You will be joining a busy and highly motivated team of Project Managers and Programme Managers, where you will concurrently manage and deliver multiple application development based projects across our Marine portfolio.
The main responsibilities of the role will include;
* Ensuring all projects are delivered to time, cost & quality while tracking and recording any deviations.
* Assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality and timeline issues appropriately.
* Tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resourcing to meet the needs of customers.
What do I need to do the role?
With proven applications development project management experience, you will have excellent stakeholder management experience and an ability to work multiple concurrent projects.
We would also like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:
*Experienced IT professional, focussed on being a part of a cost effective and efficient programme management team
*Demonstrable Project management experience
*Application Project Management essential
*Microsoft Project experience essential (and Project Server preferred)
*PRINCE/APM or equivalent certification
*Experience of managing 4/5 projects simultaneously
What else do I need to know?
* The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.
* Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants: https://www.babcockinternational.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Babcock-Guidance-for-Applicants.pdf
* We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
And as you're supporting our business, we'll be supporting you. We offer excellent benefits, facilities and amenities.
About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
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