Technical Project Manager

Uniting Ambition
£425 - 475 per year
06 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Technical Project Manager / Contract / Manchester Rate: £450 per day Length: 6 months Location: Manchester Big brand retailer, Manchester head office c 200 retail sites across the UK. This is part of a major change programme across the business. From exec board down and across the entire company, there is huge investment in infrastructure and people. Decisions still being made, it’s a fantastic time to join a profitable and dynamic Plc, building a brand new infrastructure. The Technical Service Project Manager will be responsible for a programme of work to look all the infrastructure technologies across the business to ensure the organisation continues to meet their high expectations of new product and new service requirements. This is a management role which also requires a good range of technical knowledge and experience managing external suppliers. The position will be responsible for technologies and activities including; network (LAN, WAN), Wi-Fi technologies, Cisco IPT/ VOIP telephony, Server, Active Directory, Office365 etc. as well as responsible for determining the suitable IT Services are maintained. Responsibilities: You will have a proven track record in delivering IT Infrastructure Services and Projects Ideally 5yrs experience in a current hands on role as Technical Project Manager You will be a Prince II practitioner qualified or other industry recognised qualifications Planning and organising skills, experience of running 6-12month long infrastructure projects with multi-disciplined resources across all IT technical components areas Managing project budgets in excess of £1m Strong attention to detail; you will be hard working and have the confidence to play a major role within a fast growing business. You will be very well organised and able to prioritise work effectively and have strong business partnering relationship’s Scope of the role: Management of a portfolio of Infrastructure projects, with specific responsibility for dealership infrastructure Planning and defining of scope, sequencing, resource planning, time and cost estimating Delivery of the SLA and project objectives within the Infrastructure area Keeping up to date with Technical and service developments within the industry and making recommendations where appropriate to feed into the long term IT strategy Ensuring that all projects deliver to the agreed deliverables, to budget, time and quality Management of project teams and external suppliers This role will require a degree of coordination and managing of key technical resource, both internally (indirectly) and suppliers/partners. For a confidential chat and more information please contact "> This job was originally posted as

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