Project Manager in Lichfield at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 1/4/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Group Support Managerial

Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire

Pay Rate (£): Competitive

Vacancy Reference: 017407


Project Manager Job Summary:


Reporting to the IT and Programme Director, the project manager will join a small team of project managers who are responsible for leading and driving the major business change projects across the whole of our company. This will require involvement with both the administration activities based at our Head Office in Lichfield, together with our care and support activities spread across the whole of mainland UK.  We are looking for a motivated and experienced leader to bring together the relevant skillsets from our business and also our suppliers in order to successfully deliver the required outcomes from the changes we are making to improve our ease of doing business.


Project Manager Job Purpose:


Accomplishes project objectives by planning project activities; evaluating implementation and progress of project. You will be required to communicate with team members, users and management.


To succeed in this role, you should have excellent organisation and communication skills, as you’ll collaborate and communicate with users, team members and management to deliver results on deadlines.


Project Manager Job Duties:


Create and deliver project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

Identify resources and assign responsibilities.

Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s).

Competent in require project methodology.

Ensures project documents are complete, current, and appropriately stored.

Works closely with relevant stake holders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project(s).

Understands basic revenue models and P/L; meets financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances and initiating corrective actions.

Works with developers and designers to define and document questions, liaise with business via email, IM or phone to get new requirements and explain feasibility.

Submits project status reports to stakeholders; reviews bugs; plans software releases; anticipates and reacts to change.

Project Manager Experience and Skills:


Proven project management experience, including leading projects with Exec level stakeholders. Project Management qualified (e.g. PMP, Prince2). Excellent Organisation, Time Management and Prioritisation skills. Active Listening, Coaching, Decision Making, Interpersonal Communication, Judgement, Management of Financial Resources, Monitoring, Persuasion, Resource Management, Time Management, Vision. Post secondary Education, Excellent Oral and written Communication Skills, including Presentation Skills, Results Driven, Focus on Teamwork and Enthusiastic.


In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days annual leave + bank holidays and your birthday off, life assurance, pension contribution, access to childcare vouchers and Voyage Care’s reward scheme.


Make a great career choice and apply now!


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.


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