Associate Project Manager
Location: Remote / Virtual
Our client is an international technology company (UK-based) with some of the leading data platforms on the marketplace. Their customer data platform, data management tools and fraud prevention technologies are best-in-class.
They are looking for an associate project manager to support delivery within the Professional Services team. The Associate Project Manager will work with the senior members of the team to deliver one or multiple projects, deliver expected outcomes and meet stakeholder expectations with the brief and constraints of time, cost, scope & quality.
Work within a fast-paced business with enterprise clients, whilst retaining a focus on excellence and customer satisfaction.
Support project scopes and responsibilities in conjunction with sales, pre-sales, technical lead(s) and management
Plan projects and oversee resources allocated to the project
Liaise with clients and project sponsors as a key member of the delivery team, managing the deliverable and responsibilities with diplomacy and tact
Highlight project risks and escalate changes in risk profile, effects on deliverables and any financial impact
Monitor progress and manage project scope throughout the duration of the project. Maintain and communicate accurate forecasts, project plans and status reports.
Resilient, and able to execute on a plan even when encountering challenges.
Self-organised and able to manage competing priorities.
As a key member of the PMO team, support in establishing high standards.
Skills and Requirements
Some experience of working on, managing or leading digital projects successfully (including planning, problem solving, managing risk and budget or resource responsibility)
Experience working in data analytics, BI or related field preferred, but not essential
Excellent communication, presentation, organizational and problem-solving skills
Excellent MS Office skills including Project, advanced Excel & PowerPoint
Knowledge of analytical/statistical techniques and/or presentation tools (Power BI, Tableau etc.) is desirable
Desirable to have a recognized project management qualification (e.g. PRINCE2, AgilePM to foundation levels)