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Software Project Manager


Job Description:

James Adams is currently looking for an experienced Energy industry Software Project Manager. This is a 6 month contract inside IR35 working 1 day per week in Milton Keynes 4 days from home. Experience working in end to end software projects to launch is essential. We are looking for a PM from medium sized software projects with energy industry experience key for the role. 



Accountabilities include: 

  • Manage a variety of projects delivering technology, process, and business change outcomes to the B2B business
  • Co-ordinate activities to define project scope, goals, deliverables, and success criteria.
  • Deliver project outcomes to meet the defined success criteria of time, cost, quality, and customer satisfaction.
  • Close liaison with Business Analysts and Testers to ensure effective communications across teams and embed best practice ways of working
  • Develop project plans to identify project tasks, deliverables, milestones, and resourcing requirements
  • Manage project stakeholders using communication plans, regular project review boards and other forms of status reporting
  • Build and manage hybrid project teams consisting of internal and third-party resources to deliver agreed outcomes and benefits
  • Effective project level risk and issue management, understanding all dependencies and managing impacts
  • Focus on realising beneficial change using business cases and benefits management techniques to drive ROI
  • Financial management of project budget including tracking and forecasting spend, accruals and budget estimation
  • Management of projects in line with project delivery methodology and standards



  • Project management certification e.g. PMP, APMP, APMPQ, CPM, Prince2 or equivalent preferred
  • Proven project manager competences and demonstrable knowledge of project management principles, tools and techniques leading to successful project delivery
  • Proven experience in providing service to internal stakeholders to achieve successful project outcomes
  • Ability to work within a framework of project delivery and quality gate acceptance processes within a fast paced, agile business environment
  • Demonstrated capability for problem solving, decision making, sound judgement, assertiveness
  • Excellent oral and written communication as well as excellent presentation skills with the ability to conduct presentations comfortably to large groups


If of interest please send your CV now to apply!



  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Not Provided

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