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Scala, Clojure, Haskell, OCaml, F# & Erlang Recruitment
Project Manager - Sponge Learning
My client is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager to join their team.
With a track record in delivering digital or software projects, you'll be an integral part of a team of Project Managers delivering multiple portfolios of projects across industry verticals. You'll utilise your client delivery expertise and experience of methodologies to take responsibility for delivering a variety of digital learning projects for a range of leading global brands, working with commercial colleagues to enable growth.
You'll use effective communications skills to work with clients and a range of disciplines within their business, having a good understanding of how technology can help them achieve both client and business goals. You'll have experience in supporting other Project Managers, using your experience and demonstrating best practice to help them grow.
Your experience will ensure you control project objectives such as time, budget and project governance, and you'll be at ease turning client needs into requirements which different disciplines understand. Your natural ability for taking control of your projects will ensure both clients and colleague feel they're in safe hands. This is a vital role in their success and you'll be supporting the wider growth plans.
Who they are…They're a world leading, digital learning provider, designing and delivering training solutions for global brands across multiple sectors and industries including pharmaceutical, finance, retail, manufacturing, professional services. Their exciting client list includes some of the worlds' largest brands: AstraZeneca, Coca-Cola, Tesco, and Royal Mail, to name but a few. With a strong financial backing, they are focused on leading the pack in Learning & Development, bringing together a heritage of creativity and technology, and applying the latest thinking in learning science to deliver truly effective digital learning.
Experience working in Project Management in a digital corporate learning, digital media or tech market space (learning solutions, software, websites, etc.)
Minimum of 5 years experience managing multiple projects for large brands/companies
Thorough understanding of project and programme management tools and methodologies
Proven track record of managing the end-to-end project cycle, including extensive knowledge of budget creation and management
Proactive project governance, including risk and change
Experience in mentoring and/or coaching roles
A good understanding of working across operational, commercial and technical environments
Experience engaging, influencing and coordinating multi-disciplined project resource teams
Experience of communicating and influencing commercial colleagues
Strong negotiation, crisis management and decision-making skills
Strong communication, analytical, and numerical ability
Passion for customer excellence, innovation and quality
If you are interested please contact Steve Charrot - firstname.lastname@example.org