Senior IT Project Manager

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2 months ago

Job Title: Senior IT Project Manager

Type: 12 Month Daily Rate Contract

Location: Dublin (Hybrid)

Our client, a leading financial services provider, is seeking a Senior IT Project Manager to join their dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for leading the design, planning, and delivery of small to medium-sized IT and/or business change projects from inception to project closure, and delivering within agreed scope on time, budget, and quality.


  • Determine project risks and issues and identify solutions or escalations as necessary.
  • Build and develop strong relationships with project team members and other stakeholders
  • Effectively manage project resources and achieve on budget results
  • Balance long and short-term objectives to meet agreed timescales within an environment of change.
  • Lead the initial scoping of the project to ensure business case, project objectives, deliverables and success measures are appropriately defined.
  • Apply project management tools and techniques to effectively manage the project through to successful delivery.
  • Secure appropriate resources for the project at the outset and maintain this throughout the project to ensure projects are adequately resourced.
  • Produce high quality project documentation, including plans, actions, decisions, risks, issues, incidents, and governance in line with the project objectives to ensure successful delivery.
  • Identify and actively manage stakeholders throughout the project to ensure project sponsor, steering group and other stakeholders are kept informed of project progress.
  • Work within project governance framework to ensure risks and issues associated with the project are appropriately recorded and monitored.
  • Drive and share Project Management best practice.
  • Conduct project reviews to ensure projects are formally closed, reviewed and that lessons learned are captured and actioned as appropriate.

Key Competencies:

  • Excellent Project and Programme management skills
  • Strategic Resource management
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Proven ability to deliver results, managing change, make an impact and influence outcomes
  • Desire to collaborate and work with multidisciplinary teams
  • Commercially focused


  • 4+ years experience as an IT Project Manager in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience leading small to medium-sized IT and/or business change projects from inception to project closure.
  • Strong communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills
  • Experience managing projects, resources, budgets and timescales
  • Relevant project management certifications (e.g. PMP, PRINCE2) preferred
  • Financial Services Industry experience is an advantage

If you are interested in this role or would like more information please call Jordan on 01-645 5258 or email [email protected]

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