Head of Projects

Rullion IT Plus
£80000 - £100000 per annum + car + performance bonus + benefits
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our market leading client is currently looking to recruit a Head of Projects to head up their rapidly expanding team. In this high profile role of Head of Projects, you'll oversee the delivery of our programmes and projects across the business. Always looking for more innovative ways to deliver projects you'll look at and understand what needs to happen - and you'll know exactly what to do to get it done to the highest standard. The company will also like you to take ownership of projects from time to time, seeing them through from concept to delivery. Working with colleagues across the business at all levels, as well as external stakeholders, you'll ensure every project's progress is transparent to everyone involved and have solutions to tackle any challenges that may arise. Looking to the future and the company strategy going forward, you'll ensure that they develop and improve their transformational capabilities further. An inspirational leader, you'll manage your team, develop professional standards and help them thrive in their career - as well as making sure they feel as motivated as you do when it comes to projects. To succeed, you'll need the following skills, knowledge and experience: An in-depth understanding of project and programme management processes, practices and lifecycles - including Agile and Waterfall Outstanding leadership, people and communication skills. You'll be influential and confident, inspiring a diverse team, building strong relationships and communicating technical information effectively to non-technical colleagues A good working knowledge of PMO functions, with the ability to contribute to setting the strategy, implementing governance and controls An impressive track record delivering technical projects, including budget management, and a good understanding of ITIL processes and methodologies An excellent understanding of matrix management of resources An innovative approach to working and the ability to hit the ground running The ability to challenge the status quo and bring your own ideas to the table Benefits: This role of Head of Projects is offering up to 100k DOE, and an extensive benefits package including: car allowance of £5500, group pension scheme, life insurance, generous annual leave entitlement, childcare vouchers, Cycle to Work scheme, annual eye tests, access to an independent financial advisor, discounts on products & services, long service awards, alongside many more. Why Apply? This is a genuinely exciting role which presents the opportunity for you to mentor, coach and grow a team which are part of a company growing at a very rapid rate. You will be joining a fantastic company who have a passionate, dedicated approach to their work and employee development. They have a social committee dedicated to planning and organisation regular social events, and have an annual timetable of charitable events in place. The company itself has a reputable name within the industry, and offer first class personal development plans for all of it staff. If you feel you are a suitable match for this role of Head of Projects then please submit your CV for review at your earliest convenience. Rullion IT Plus Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66895196

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