|Posted:||Tuesday, May 18, 2021|
Come and join the Littlefish team!
Littlefish is a world-class, award-winning Managed IT and Cyber Security Services Company, delivered from our 24/7 UK service centres.
Our purpose is to disrupt the conventional Managed IT Services models – where the usual suspects typically fail to perform, by delivering service solutions that are tailored to the precise needs of each organisation and communicated in clear and straightforward language.
About the opportunity
Due to internal promotions and growth in our PMO function, we are looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our team.
Reporting into the Head of PMO, the Senior Project Manager will be responsible for the “end to end” delivery of technical and business changes within Littlefish Professional Services projects, including:
All project communications (Littlefish, customer and 3rd Party)
Project change control
Project, budget tracking and resource management.
As the Senior Project Manager, you will be responsible for the delivery of technical and business change to customer environments to ensure project delivery to time, budget and quality with effective post project handover to customer and Littlefish Operations and Support teams.
Senior Project Manager Duties and Responsibilities
Provide effective communication to the customer, Littlefish, and 3rd Parties points of contact (where applicable) to ensure awareness of project status, activities, changes, issues and progress.
Demonstrate excellence in reporting, documentation and all forms of communications with Littlefish and our clients to exhibit robust controls and governance of all aspects of Littlefish Professional Services projects.
Ensure effective and timely identification, capture and management of project Risks, Assumptions, Issues and Dependencies.
Ensure effective and timely management of project change with capture of change (scope / schedule / budget), definition of impact, management of acceptance and subsequent project plan and resource update.
Act as a mentor to team members to cohesively grow the capabilities of the team and enhance the Project Management service offered by the Professional Services Team.
What we are looking for from you
As an experienced Senior Project Manager working within the IT Services industry, you must demonstrate experience:
Successful delivery of several large business transformation / digital transformation projects.
Excellent Workshop and Meeting facilitation, management and record keeping skills.
Ability to manage and maintain technically complex projects with small and large pools of resource at ease.
Ability to mentor and develop more junior members of the team to develop their skills and aptitude.
Must be Prince 2 (Practitioner) certified.
Typically, this level candidate should have six years of experience or more working within the IT Services Industry.
Must have full driving licence and be willing to travel to client locations as required to complete project requirements
Training and development – the Littlefish Academy rewards you as you progress & learn
Bonus schemes – ‘Starfish’ and Values Recognition Awards to those who go ‘above & beyond’ and exceed customer targets
Casual dress policy and breakout facilities with table tennis and gaming
Complimentary food & drink – unlimited fruit & refreshments, Pizza Fridays, company social events and more
Life at Littlefish
When our employees and visitors experience our offices, they often comment on the “vibe” and “feel good factor” that they experience.
This is the result of our #peoplematter approach to employment and is testament to the organisational culture we promote. Our approach is simple, we put our people first, every time and without hesitation. We have worked hard to create our culture and work harder to maintain and enhance it, to ensure Littlefish is the place to be for your career journey!
Through employing the best people, and creating optimal working conditions, our customers get the best service. In a crowded market, often playing against much bigger competitors (think David and Goliath), we constantly need to stand out to continue growing. We have a very successful track record, working with a plethora of leading organisations.
So, if you feel like you can make a tangible difference, apply today, and join us on the journey.