Transformation Project Manager

Posted on 25/02/2021
Ref #407
  • £450 - £500 per day
  • London
  • 3-6 Months
  • Marketing

Our client, a global leading media and advertising agency, based in London, are currently hiring for a Transformation Project Manager to lead on a variety of transformation projects, from initiation to implementation across HR, Finance & Operations.

Responsibilities

  • Work on the development and implementation of the defined transformation initiatives, across HR, Finance & Operations
  • Provide project management of market transitions through implementation of agreed change management methodologies.
  • Maintain the transition plan and build out status reports as per the defined reporting cycles in the program.
  • Plan, schedule, and monitor execution of project tasks.
  • Actively identify, prioritises and mitigates projects risks and issues.
  • Identify project stakeholders, and communicates project progress, risks and issues regularly.
  • Monitor project spend against approved budget, anticipates shortages, and resolves financial issues.
  • Analyse project internal/external dependencies to ensure that critical path is defined and maintained.

Requirements

  • Strong transformation/change programs/project management experience, gained within large, complex global organisations
  • Ability to work effectively in a matrix organisation structure with significant emphasis on collaboration, influence and persuasion.
  • Resilient and an ability to navigate through complexity and large amounts of change.
  • Formal project management training, including a Project Management certification.
  • Lean Six-Sigma Black Belt (preferred) or Green Belt
  • Experience in the Media Solutions/Services and/or Advertising industry although not essential, would be a distinct advantage.

This is a full time, contract role (outside of IR35) working Monday-Friday for a period of between 3-6 months which may extend up to 12 months or longer (although this is not guaranteed).

Please apply online to be considered.

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