IT Project Manager - Agresso Unit 4 UBW & Cloud Applications

  • Job Reference: 89330507-2
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Michael Page Technology
  • Location: Chertsey, Surrey
  • Salary: £400 to £550 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communicatioms

Job Description

You will be overseeing multiple applications and projects, applying your technical knowledge to implement, document and manage the inception through to full business use of Accounting, Customer Service, Marketing, Sales and other tools and databases both key to Head Office functions and that of the Construction industry. They are utilising Agresso Unit 4 UBW ERP technology with MS dynamics for their BI data warehouse.

Client Details

My client are a leading business within the construction industry and hold a market leading reputation built on quality and customer satisfaction.

Description

My client are a well established and progressive construction business, are now looking for an Applications Project Manager to join their growing IT department, based at the head office in Surrey. You will be overseeing multiple applications and projects, applying your technical knowledge to implement, document and manage the inception through to full business use of Accounting, Customer Service, Marketing, Sales and other tools and databases both key to Head Office functions and that of the Construction industry. They are utilising Agresso Unit 4 UBW ERP technology with MS dynamics for their BI data warehouse.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to maximise their expertise and experience in identifying enhances solutions to the business, delivering cost effective and on-time projects to achieve maximised value to all users across the divisional business units

As a central IT function, a proportion of technical maintenance and delivery is outsourced to third party suppliers and Consultants, where you will need to manage the coordination, delegation and overall workflow of tasks, creating a well-structured and professional project environment.

Your ability to capture and translate the business need into a commercially viable solution is essential, whilst all systems and processes are accommodated for potential risks and benefits before, during and after all project implementation, delivery and post-delivery.

The IT team are a well established unit made up of 14, including Technical Analysts, IT Director, Head of EA, Head of IT Solutions, Head of Applications, BI Developer, IT Security Manager.

Profile

Prince 2/Agile Project Management experience in a medium sized business or potentially from a corporate structure, looking to gain more exposure to the business as a whole with more responsibility and impact in their role.

My client are looking for someone from a customer-facing industry who is an experienced Prince2/Agile IT Project Manager with experience in the 360 project lifecycle, from concept to business delivery of cloud based applications for Head Office functions and specialist roles, e.g. ERP, CRM.

Able to listen and translate the technical language needs into realistic solutions for non-IT employees, e.g. Marketing, Site Managers, Customer Service, etc. Will be working in a largely outsourced environment with lots of third parties and Consultants, therefore must be able to be flexible stepping into this role with the resilience to implement and deliver projects without a rigid structure of workflow, processes - there is the freedom for this person to adapt the role to their recomendation to the business based on their assessment of risks, benefits for each project.

Candidates will need to have prior experience of implementation projects on ERP systems and in particular Agresso Unit 4 (UBW) and ideally / but not essential experience with MS Dynamics.

Job Offer

Contract - 3-6 months

£400 - £550 per day LTD rate