We are recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Team Centre Implementation Project Manager to join an Automotive business in the North Oxfordshire area :
Team Centre Implementation Project Manager
£500 per day
An opportunity has arisen for Project Manager – Teamcenter/NX Upgrade to join our Client's team in a rapidly expanding and exciting work environment. The purpose of this role is to be is responsible for ensuring the successful implementation and delivery of the Teamcenter and NX upgrade project.
The role encompasses a number of aspects of project management, from testing to implementation and benefits realisation. The role operates as a change agent delivering this transformation project that may require a cultural shift and introducing new ways of working - gaining buy-in from stakeholders is essential to the role and keeping the project team on track. The role requires both a highly organised approach and the ability to enthuse and motivate the project team within a matrix management working environment to deliver projects on budget and on time.
Define, document and deliver the project with the support of 3rd parties and internal resources
Identify, assess and manage risks to the success of the project.
Prepares realistic plans (including resource, quality, risk and communications plans) and tracks activities against the project schedule, providing regular and accurate reports to stakeholders as appropriate.
Monitors cost, timescales and resources used and take action where these deviate from agreed tolerances.
Ensure that projects are formally closed and, where appropriate, subsequently reviewed for benefits realisation and that lessons learned are recorded.
Ensure that project deliverables are to the required quality standard
Responsible for the overall use of project resources and initiation of corrective action where required.
Responsibility for compliance with service standards as applied within an ITIL framework, e.g., change control management.
Provide leadership to project resources and act as the main point of contact for own projects, directing and motivating the team.
Engage directly with business stakeholders as required
Ensure adherence to wider programme governance and reporting processes.
Responsible for project administration and compliance with programme standards.
Build strong relationships and trust with key business/programme stakeholders by demonstrating a deep understanding of their business issues and requirements.
Manage project communications in line with defined standards.
Facilitate the adoption of new functionalities, ensuring adequate support to business users in familiarisation and initial training as required.
Organise and ensure handover to BAU of the upgraded system and new functionality as appropriate.
Collaborate with end users and senior management to define business requirements for future systems development and gain buy-in as required
Maintain up-to-date technical and professional knowledge relevant to the post.
Flexibility to work at other offices in Oxfordshire as required and occasional out-of-hours and weekend work.
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Professional qualifications or relevant experience operating at this level - Essential
Demonstrable experience in delivering successful Teamcenter and NX implementation and/or upgrade projects in an enterprise environment - Essential
Agile Methodology certificate or equivalent practical experience - Essential
Prince2 Project Management certificate or equivalent practical experience - Essential
Demonstrable experience engaging with stakeholders on all levels of a business, internal and external – Essential.
A team player used to learning new skills & taking on new challenges – Essential.
Experience working within the engineering and/or motorsport industry – Desirable.
ITIL Foundation certificate or equivalent - Desirable
This job description is not exhaustive, and the job holder will be required to carry out from time to time tasks in addition to the above that will be both reasonable and within their capabilities.
Reference ID: 599979
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