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We are looking to recruit a commercially focused and highly motivated Junior Data Project Manager to join and take an active role in the support of project formulation, planning and quality assurance for one of our largest UK customer accounts.

As a  Junior Data Project Manager you will take responsibility for supporting senior colleagues in project planning, identifying internal and external dependencies, resource requirements across multidiscipline teams as well as project goals and timelines. The successful candidate will also act as the bridge between business, technology and data; demonstrating an aptitude and understanding of how technology contributes to the clients ambition.

As projects run, you will also support senior colleagues in project monitoring to ensure that deliverables are on time, to cost and to our quality standards, identifying potential problems and ensuring resolution and/or escalation to senior stakeholders. On completion of projects you will contribute to the continuous improvement of our project delivery, ensuring that project successes, lessons learned and areas of improvement are documented and communicated.

You will be

You will be joining one of the fastest growing consultancies in Europe. We are now +850 people. We’re doers who think. Who can take the client’s strategy, turn it into an actionable blueprint and help the client get it done. Who have deep expertise in operationalising strategy, process design, digitisation, data and analytics, automation, technology and change. But because the whole will always be greater than the sum of the parts, we weave these skills together in different ways to respond to new opportunities and challenges.

Can you say yes to the following?

In addition to being a self-motivated team player who is intellectually curious by nature and able to communicate proficiently to both technical and business audiences, to apply you must:

  • Have a minimum of 2 years practical working experience in an IT project environments.
  • Experienced in JIRA (Service Desk), MS Project and Agile (Kanban and Scrum)
  • Evidential experience of working in contractual SLA’s & KPI’s
  • Experience in resource planning skills across multi-disciplined teams.
  • Evidential awareness of service planning and inputting into account roadmaps.
  • Evidential awareness of commercial tendering processes, both within the Private and Public Sector.
  • Be Security Cleared or eligible to be cleared at a minimum of SC level.

Desirable Technical Competencies:

  • Certifications in practices and methodologies such as, Prince 2, MSP, ITIL, DSDM, RUP, ISO, COBIT, SAFe or equivalent.
  • Experience of DevOps / Cloud Infrastructure and Security Projects.

We offer you

The opportunity to work in a diverse and international environment with an informal culture, with a flat hierarchy, in which we cooperate across business areas and levels. You will be working with some of the most talented and experienced consultants, and you will become part of a value-driven company. In addition, you will receive direct freedom and responsibility in your work guided by structured coaching from your own mentor.

We care about results, not methodologies. But first and foremost, we care about people and how we can constantly challenge each other to become better. To do better. Your background is less important to us than your ability to create results, to create change. We prize excellence and ingenuity but know that both have to be grounded in reality. The reality of making our clients ready for the future.

Application

Does this sound interesting to you? Then, please apply below. If you would like to know more or have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.

We will be reviewing applications and conducting interviews on an on-going basis, so please send us your application as soon as possible.


Apply today!

Experience

  • 2 years practical working experience in an IT project environment
  • Security Cleared or eligible to be cleared at a minimum of SC level
  • JIRA (Service Desk), MS Project and Agile (Kanban and Scrum)
  • Resource planning skills across multi-disciplined teams

Keywords

  • A good sense of humour
  • Integrity, respect, curiosity and an open mind
  • Prince 2, MSP, ITIL, DSDM, RUP, ISO, COBIT, SAFe or equivalent.

Location

United Kingdom

I received a wide variety of responsibilities from the day one. As a result, I quickly dis-covered what I am good at and enjoy, which results in rapid learning.

Jarno van Kessel, Consultant