Project Manager – Software Development - Brighton

  • Job Reference: GB-13-11-PMBri
  • Date Posted: 24 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Stratospherec
  • Location: Brighton
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package
  • Sector: Project Manager
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Gavin Badcock
  • Email: gavin@stratospherec.com
  • Telephone: 01798 874447

Job Description

Project Manager – Software Development

A leading software house, specialising in developing cutting edge eCommerce systems are looking for an experienced Project Manager to work with a number of their development teams based in their Brighton offices. This role will suit somebody who has a background in Agile project delivery on software development projects and who enjoys working across a number of different development streams and products.

PM job responsibilities:

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties to ensure execution of projects both on time and within scope.
  • Report and escalate to management as needed.
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with clients.
  • Ensure the good running of the team’s Agile/Kanban processes.
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Take a leading role in recruitment and staff performance appraisals.

    Key skills required:

  • Proven experience in as a project manager in the IT sector
  • Knowledge and awareness of Project Management principles, documents and plans
  • Solid technical background with an understanding of software development
  • Excellent client facing and communication skills
  • Stakeholder management
  • Some background in Scrum and/or Kanban

    Personal attributes best suited to this role:

  •  Critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills.
  • A drive to foster creativity, innovation and teamwork within the workplace.

This company will provide you with a very interesting job working on projects for a number of prestigious clients and household name customers. They also offer a fantastic benefits package, a lovely office and a fun working environment with great development teams as well.

Please apply with your current CV, to find out more about this great Project Manager job opportunity.