The Senior Project Manager is an individual with experience running complicated projects across a wide range of technology streams in an organisation providing consultancy and technology services as a key supplier. They are responsible for the end-to-end project management and professional implementation of IT business solutions and will have a proven record of success. They may also take responsibility for delivery of a programme of work for a client, reporting and managing a programme view. Strong team work and analytical / problem solving skills are required to ensure effective delivery of these projects.
They will plan and resource a wide variety of customer projects, liaising internally with members of the Professional Services Group and Sales Teams and externally with customers and third party suppliers. They will be responsible for building and maintaining strong working relationships with the client representatives and all team members and will be capable of managing expectations and understanding political issues.
Throughout project planning and project implementation it will be the responsibility of the Project Manager to provide information on progress to the customer, project stakeholders, Account Manager and all other staff as necessary.
The Senior Project Manager is expected to be an effective, authoritative leader who inspires confidence and respect from the internal teams, customers and suppliers. An effective Senior Project Manager goes beyond traditional Project Management skills. They build strong interpersonal relationships and convey personal effectiveness to achieve their goals.