Project Manager Office 365 Implementation- Contract

Overview

Are you an experience Project Manager with a track record in Office 365 Implementations (1000+ users)?
We have a 9 months contract position with immediate start in Potters Bar, UK. 
You will be working on a large transformation project within the IT department.

The PM will have experience in both traditional and agile methods.

More specifically, you will:

  • Be the single accountable party for defining, planning, orchestrating, and delivering a given project

  • Directly manage all aspects of the project life-cycle and works with matrix IT partners to oversee all SDLC phases of a project

  • Ensure end results are of the highest caliber with a clearly articulated scope and quantifiable business benefit

  • Direct projects of varying complexity

  • Be accountable for one or more initiatives including business, operational, and IT deliverable

  • Rigorously manage scope to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed time, cost and quality parameters

  • Validate financial forecasts and provides ongoing reconciliation of resources and other related project expenditures

  • Develop communication plans and interfaces to execute on responsibilities

  • Serve as a subject matter expert in routinely briefing key stakeholders on different aspects of assigned initiatives

  • Represent the project in various project governance and inter-department forums

  • Define and track project milestones while developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan

  • Develop the project charter, integrated project plan, resource plan, contingency plan, and related project management artefacts

What you will bring to the table?

  • Industry recognized Project management certification (PMI, PRINCE2).

  • Proven experience of managing Microsoft O365 implementation at scale (>1000 users)

  • Experience of implementing Microsoft collaboration tools e.g. Yammer, SharePoint Online, Exchange Online (including e-Discovery), Exchange Hybrid, Intranet, OneDrive, Skype/Teams and associated tools such as Azure Information Protection, MDM & AAD Connect.

  • Knowledge of managing in Microsoft environments including Active Directory & Windows 10

  • 10+years' experience in coordinating and managing technology projects in large corporate organisations

  • Interpersonal skills to maintain and develop relationships at all levels within the firm and with the outsourcing providers.

  • Enthusiastic and detail oriented with focus on producing high quality work.

  • Experience taking the initiative and working proactively to complete tasks and solve problems.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to meet deadlines and prioritize.

  • Experience of working in an IT environment.

  • An understanding of the ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) process / disciplines.

  • Office skills for creating charts, graphs etc. for reporting

  • Ability to work in a structured manner

  • Ability to priorities effectively Key accountabilities

  • Lead the project overall on a day to day basis

  • Develop and maintain detailed project plans and other core project documentation

  • Monitor, track and drive actions

  • Monitor and track milestones striving to achieve committed targets

  • Manage team members, coordinate activity with other PMs and team members across geographies

Get in touch today for an immediate start!
*Candidates must hold a valid working visa for UK

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects