27 days old

Project Manager

London, England EC1A 4
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The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the worlds relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Architects are responsible for keeping up with the latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities
  • Manage the status reporting requirements of programmes and associated project portfolios
  • Manage programme and project risks
  • Manage programme and project issues
  • Manage programme and project approvals and change control
  • Manage programme and project budgets
  • Complete programme and project audits as required
  • To provide programme and project support
  • To manage programmes and projects on time and to an agreed budget
  • To participate as a thought leader within the IBM security community
  • Developing, maintaining and embedding a framework for effective project delivery for projects using MSP / APM / PMI / AIM / Change First / 6 Sigma tools, techniques & methodologies as appropriate,Applying the relevant level of project management methodology
  • Benefit Management responsible for the proactive management & enablement of project benefits and maintaining these benefits post project closure
  • Budget Management responsible for rigorous financial tracking of project finances and associated benefits, reporting financial status to key stakeholders
  • Post Implementation Review (PIR) and Continuous Improvement - ensuring that effective post-implementation reviews and continuous improvement initiatives take place
  • Engaging project stakeholders at all levels
  • Coordinating and leading project communication
  • Actively managing changes to project scope
  • Actively identifying and managing issues and risks
  • Producing clear and accurate documentation
  • Ability to translate business objectives & requirements into a coherent delivery plan
  • Build credibility and trust - adhere to Assurant values and high ethical standards of behavior by demonstrating respect, honesty, consistency and fairness when interacting with colleagues, customers, business partners and other stakeholders.
  • Collaborating with others - works effectively with others, both within and across Assurant businesses, establishing and maintaining productive working relationships.
  • Delivering results - tenaciously works to meet or exceed expectations by keeping self and/or others focused on achieving critical goals.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience of working in a programme or project manager role
  • Experience of managing budgets
  • Experience of dealing with sensitive and confidential issues in an appropriate manner
  • Experience in delivering projects
  • Experience in delivering security based projects
  • Manage a minimum of 4 projects with a least one project with over 20 full time employees
  • 3 examples of program management
  • Experienced at CISO level Reporting
  • The role holder must either hold or be prepared to undergo a UK security clearance
  • Proven track record of leading large scale and complex change delivery projects, and successfully embedding 1st, 2nd and 3rd order change benefits in a large IT/Security environment
  • Focus on customers - identifies and meets the needs of customers by building productive customer relationships and providing value in ways that increase customer satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Ability to lead cross geography teams, across organizational units.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Business acumen
  • General information technologies
  • Microsoft Office and Project
  • PRINCE2 (Foundation), PMP, CDT Project Management Methodology, or other Project Methodology
  • Knowledge and understanding of IBM security product and services portfolio
  • In-depth knowledge of current market place security issues
  • Knowledge of current market place security strategies
  • Knowledge of security organizational structures
  • Analysing problems and making decisions - commits to a course of action after identifying and assessing alternatives based on logical assumptions, facts, resources, constraints and organizational values.
  • Demonstrate resilience - reacts positively to changes and maintains poise, focus and flexibility when encountering difficulties or obstacles.
  • Learn continuously - actively seeks out and takes advantage of various ways to quickly gain new skills and expand ones knowledge.

About Business Unit
IBM is a leading provider of enterprise security solutions. Named by industry analysts as a leader in 12 security market segment categories, IBM Security is a multi-billion dollar business that is rapidly growing. In an industry focused on building walls, IBM Security is focused on creating an open, connected security ecosystem that leverages AI and cloud to help clients improve compliance, stop threats, and grow their business securely.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-01-24

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