Project Manager - Global Projects / Localisation / M&A

  • Job Reference: PR/020206
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Williams McKinley Ltd
  • Location: England
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Project Manager - Global Projects / Localisation / M&A

North West England

£50-60k pa

A global market leader are seeking a Project Manager to organise and lead various ongoing projects within corporate functions, you will manage global projects including localisation, legal requirements, process improvement, M&A and technical implementations / upgrades.

The successful candidate will be skilled at building a team and coaching them to managing competing priorities so that strategic projects are delivered on time. You must also be comfortable with managing projects where stakeholders are globally diverse.

The role:

  • Ensure projects are defined and planned so that they are easy to compare with competing projects for budget and strategic fit.
  • Work with the project team to accurately estimate included tasks and train teams to iteratively improve their estimates for future projects.
  • Determine and monitor the risk of project success while finding creative ways to reduce risk.
  • Organise project status so that it is easy for senior management to isolate the critical issues that need their attention.

Skills & experience needed:

  • Extensive Project Management experience, successfully completing multiple corporate projects concurrently
  • Managing globally diverse projects and project teams
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) or PRINCE2 Certification
  • Proven history of managing both technical and non-technical projects
  • Certified as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt or has worked in an organization following Lean Six Sigma
  • Have experience with managing M&A integration projects
  • Experience managing localisation and legal based corporate projects
  • Expert in using modern project management and communications tools
  • Excellent communication, time management, and project prioritisation skills

Project Manager - Global Projects / Localisation / M&A

North West England

£50-60k pa