14 days ago
CIO Project Manager
Your Role and Responsibilities
Project Manager is responsible and accountable for the delivery of simple or complex projects to the satisfaction of the Network Engineering Team and the Business.
Responsible for setting up and running project boards and reporting progress to the business and the Stakeholder Management and Reporting
PM develops an integrated project plan structure.
Performs project plan maintenance to incorporate updates and changes to the master project plan.
The PM will report on project costs and forecasts on a regularly scheduled basis, normally monthly.
The PM is responsible for risk management across the project and will create and maintain the master risk register.
Will function as primary point of contact with the business and relevant Service Delivery team for all project related matters.
This role works in a collaborative manner with all team and vendor resources of a project throughout the life cycle.
The project manager influences others within the whole project team using their technical expertise to identify and address project issues
Project Comms - develops and distributes internal project communications, and participates in the development and review of firm-wide project communications
Required Professional and Technical Expertise:
Experience of successfully managing a range of complex, high value IT projects and programes from requirement definition through to project closure is a plus.
Experience of negotiating with and managing third parties.
Experience of dealing with senior client and stakeholders within the business.
Strong project management skills, including the ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines.
Strong planning, organizational and leadership skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to make effective presentations and communicate technical concepts to non-technical customers.
Strong meeting facilitation and negotiation skills
Strong business judgment.
Ability to direct the work of others.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Ability to work in a collaborative manner.
Undergraduate Degree (e.g., BA, BSc) preferred or equivalent experience.
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:
'An additional European language would be beneficial but not essential
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
As per job description
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
As per job description
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LONDON, CITY OF
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IBM Business Group
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Secondary Job Category
Other Project Management
Role ( Job Role )
Early Professional Track
Not Applicable - Professional Hire
Up to 50% or 3 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)
(8660) IBM United Kingdom Limited
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