Business Transformation Project Manager
Project Manager Anthony Cole Associates are proud to be once again partnering with one of the world's leading support services organisations. Due to a new initiative being undertaken for 2017, they are currently recruiting a newly created role for a Project Manager to act as the UK Project Manager's number 2 and to take responsibility for driving a number of financial projects, starting with the implementation of a new ERP solution. Key Responsibilities of the Project Manager: Deliver and manage projects across the UK&IE organisation.Define project methodology and make sure it is appliedEnsure project progress and quality (track deliverables)Build and update project detailed planningAlert steering committee in case of planning slippage / Propose an implement corrective actionsPresent project's progress to the Steering CommitteeMonitor issues and risksCoordinate project team and resourcesAssign roles and responsibilitiesEnsure project coordination with other Division/Group projectsManage workshops organizationMaintain planning of workshopsEnsure consistency with attendee's agendaBook meeting rooms according to workshops and meeting schedulesVerify attendee's availability and participation prior to workshops/meetingsManage project committees organizationMaintain planning of project committeesEnsure attendee's availability and participationManage project documentationCapitalise project documentationAdministrate Teamroom (or any other documentation sharing platform) Education/ System experience necessary for the Project Manager: Ideally a Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) or equivalent experience with at least 3 years' post qualification experience or 5 years of experience in a senior finance role.Prince 2 qualified or other relevant functional project management experienceExperience with ERP system implementation - preferably Microsoft Nav, and strong business transformation/change project delivery experienceProficient in the use of MS Office products including MS Visio As the Project Manager, you will be reporting directly to the UK Project Manager. As a person, you will be results orientated, self-motivated with excellent communication skills to with the confidence of the senior stakeholders. This is an exciting opportunity with many challenges, that requires someone who is enthusiastic to succeed and deliver within the business. The role is based in mostly in Surrey, however the person can work out of their London offices for circa 2 days a week.