Project Manager - Agile - DevOps

Job title : Project Manager - Agile - DevOps
Location : Watford
Job type : Contract
Salary : £350 per hour
Sector : Digital & Media
Contact : Sophie Bell
Call : 020 7763 7077
Email : email Sophie
Reference : BHJOB6067_ 17002
Junior Project manager – Agile – DevOps
5month contract
UK - Remote
£350p/d (Inside IR35)

A global medical manufacturing company is looking for a junior project manager to join on a contract basis, you are able to be located anywhere in the Uk as this will be a remote position.  

You will be responsible for:
-Organising and supporting all Project Meetings
-Preparation of project related presentations and correspondence
-Keep track of deadlines and critical path activities and follow up with the Project team
-Timely escalations to the Senior Project Manager and Senior Director
-Use recommended portfolio, programme and project control solutions for planning, scheduling and tracking.
-Maintain project files, compile and distribute reports.
-Provide administrative services to project boards, project assurance teams and quality review meetings.
-Support day-to-day execution of projects. Facilitating the delivery of agreed work products ensuring delivery to time, scope, cost & quality
-Maintain and support risk and issue management processes, analysing the overall project performance ensuring associated mitigation actions are completed.
-Ensures that effective project control, change control, risk management and testing processes are maintained.
-Monitor and support maintenance of the project budget

Experience needed:
-Education: Minimum to Bachelor’s degree level, in an IT and/or Finance / Business /Engineering discipline, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
-PMI certifications highly desirable, Agile certification
-1+ years of progressive experience and responsibility working in project management.
-Understanding of an agile framework
-Understanding of DEV/OPS framework
-Proficiency to work on issues of diverse scope where analysis requires knowledge of underlying data and requires review of relevant factors
-Capacity to solve a range of routine to complex problems and determine possible solutions with minimal oversight

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