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Project Manager - Residential Property in London at TalentSpa

Date Posted: 12/20/2018

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Job Description

Position: Project Manager - Residential Property

Location: City

Start date: immediate

Role type: Contract

Duration: 6 months

Rate: £500-550pd 

The client is an award winning & thriving Global Plc based in Central London who require a dynamic Property (Residential) Project Manager to work on a finance transformation project encompassing their residential portfolio. Based in their prestigious HQ this exciting opportunity requires candidates from a Plc/Blue-chip background.

The Role as Project Manager - Residential Property

The client is seeking a Property (Residential) Project Manager to work on the implementation of a new finance systems across the business units. Working closely with the internal stakeholders, the following duties will be required;

Duties include;

  • Championing an agile way of working with project team and SMEs, and best practice project management
  • Ensuring programme governance standards are maintained across the project, including SteerCo and DeliveryCo reporting
  • Leading project meetings, ensuring stakeholders receive appropriate actions
  • Management of up to four direct reports and the input of a similar number of SMEs
  • Anticipating risks and opportunities, proactively engaging team and driving positive outcomes
  • Ensuring stakeholder engagement and progressing business communication strategy
  • Ensuring completeness and validity of programme documentation
  • Maintaining effective relationships and communication with Programme Management and Assurance

The Project Manager - Residential Property Candidate

The client is seeking somebody who is dynamic, engaging, has strong stakeholder management skills, is self-motivated and can work independently. In addition to excellent communication skills (written/verbal), you must have gravitas and be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience working as a Project Manager in a finance environment.
  • Strong knowledge of residential housing/property
  • Waterfall & Agile Experience (agile desired but not essential)
  • CIMA, ACCA or FCCA qualified
  • Hands-on exposure to agile way of working including team backlogs, daily stand-ups and retrospectives
  • Track record delivering successful business system implementation projects within a complex environment
  • Motivated team player, used to managing teams, who also works well independently
  • Works with a strong sense of personal integrity and meets deadlines under pressure
  • Skilled communicator demonstrating refined stakeholder engagement and influencing skills
  • Build close and effective relationships with key internal and external stakeholders (e.g. Programme Steering Committee, Finance, HR and Technology Leadership Teams, BA community and third-party suppliers)
  • Experienced user of collaboration tools (e.g. Confluence, Jira, SharePoint, Teams)
  • Relevant post-graduate qualifications (e.g. PMP, Prince2, Scrum)

If you feel like you meet the above criteria for the Project Manager- Residential Property then please apply now!