Job Description

Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

A global energy company are looking for aSenior Project Manager to join their team on a 12 month contract - The role will be onboarded remotely, but candidates must be based in or around the Glasgow area.

The successful Senior Project Manager requires a minimum 8-10 years experience in a project management or programme management role. Expected to be in Glasgow for relevant team/workshop/planning meetings where needed


The purpose of the role is to define, manage and execute technology projects.
To ensure projects are clearly defined including business problems and opportunities and that there is strong alignment of business change objectives across the regions and functions
Identifying and communicating with stakeholders
To ensure project team structures are clearly defined and appropriately resourced.
Managing project demands; intercepting issues and implementing countermeasures as required
Defining resource dependencies across the ATS teams, business contributors & external partners.
Status reporting on progress to plan; key risks and issues to the PMO, Project Team and to Business stakeholders.
Presenting information on project outcomesThe role will involve the creation of the project charters, focus initially will centre on a cloud migration and associated data lake, Modern Data Platform (MDP). Looking for candidates with delivery skills, experience with data driven projects.

Required Skills

Data Migration experience and Azure are essential for this position.
Experience of managing a data platform change, or data migration using MS Azure
Minimum 8-10 years' experience in a project / programme management role
Delivery skills and experience with data driven project
Proven Experience in Stakeholder Awareness.
Experience running Agile projects.
Structured approach to problem solving and improvement planning
Able to work under pressure and to tight timelines
The capability to support the creation of a business case to secure future investment
Experience of delivering technical projects in an enterprise environment
Experience of working on vendors selection for products/platforms
Managing the delivery of applications into an organisation.Desirable Skills

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK