Project Manager

at Capita Resourcing
Location Chichester
Date Posted March 9, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Project Manager

Chichester, West Sussex

£450 per day

Experienced Project Manager needed for a Cloud migration project

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work on a brand new exciting project with one of our established accounts in Local Government.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the Cloud First IT strategy for hosting as many applications as possible in the Cloud. The Project Manager will also be responsible for developing a new Operational Target Model alongside this.

About Capita | Local Government & Education Software | Software Services

Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

As the leading provider of services to local government, we help improve efficiency, raise service quality and reduce costs. We've been a trusted partner of local authorities across the UK since the early 1980s.

We cover all local government operations - from customer management, HR and property development to back-office processing, administration and IT. We can deliver one or two individual services, an entire function (eg, finance, contact centre or HR), or an end-to-end business process.

What you will do:

  • Responsible for the successful delivery of a complex project, ensuring the appropriate level of governance is followed

  • Monitors and controls resources, revenue and capital costs against the project budget and manages expectations of all project stakeholders

  • Responsible for the migration of IT applications into a Cloud environment

  • Responsible for the planning and delivery of a new Operational Model based on the migration

Your experience will include:

  • Extensive Project Management skills within an IT environment
  • Experience of Project managing an IT Applications migration into a Cloud environment
  • Proven and demonstrable experience of project delivery in a similar environment
  • Has strong planning, communication and presentation skills
  • The identification, assessment and management of project risks, which could result in time or cost over-runs, or failure to deliver products which are fit for purpose

  • Ideally the candidate will hold a PRINCE2 Practitioner certificate

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we understand what it is like to work as a Contractor and do everything we can to make it a simple process for you - this includes a

dedicated On-Boarding and Extension teams and access to a web based timesheet portal

allowing you to submit your timesheets

wherever you are.

And of course there are plenty of opportunities available throughout Capita.

What we hope you will do next

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