The Mr Price Group is recruiting a dynamic Project Manager for our IT PMO Office! Our ideal person has great communication, does not shy away from challenging situations and accepts a high degree of responsibility for ensuring their stakeholders are delighted and the business always benefits. A typical day as a Project Manager would look like this… Strategy & Planning Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders. Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion. Liaise with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis. Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders. Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools. Track project milestones and deliverables. Determine the frequency and content of status reports from the project team, analyze results, and troubleshoot problem areas. Define project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle. Conduct project post mortems and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements. Develop best practices and tools for project execution and management.
Responsibilities + Skills
Leading projects successfully (including leading teams, budgeting, planning, quality management, problem solving, reporting, managing risk)Project Management principles & ability to use best practice in all aspects of project management, with focus on practical results rather than process
Relevant Business or IT Degree5 years in a Project Manager roleProject management certifications or demonstrable career development activities would be a massive advantage