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Senior consultant Project management office Hybrid 39K

County Antrim
Are you looking to take the next step in your IT career and get involved in project management?
Are you an IT professional who feels you have something more to offer?
Are you excited about working in a management/strategy environment and looking for the next step in your professional development?

Your new company
Your new company is a well-established consultancy who are rapidly increasing its Belfast operation in preparation for exponential growth this year.
The company prides itself in providing bespoke software solutions to its clients which operate in a broad range of different markets including finance, utilities and the public sector.
They are offering a flexible working environment and spearheading a new initiative which is NI people for NI projects - showing their dedication to the local community and tech scene. This exciting new project is set to bring a huge amount of opportunity and growth to the local tech market. They seek a talented Senior Consultant to join their project management office team.

What you will get
As a Senior Consultant, you will join one of N.I.'s top tech employers with a strong foothold in the global consultancy space, servicing some of the country's most important companies
This is a rare opportunity to get in on the ground floor of their new NI based tech consultancy operation, with a hugely recognised national employer and a potential standout on your resume.
You will also get:
  • A salary of up to 39K
  • Flexible working environment
  • Robust progression path with plenty of opportunities for career development
  • Generous benefits package
  • Company-sponsored incentives
  • Opportunity to contribute to key operational decisions as part of the project management office
As a senior consultant, you will
  • Be integral to the project management office, delivering all PMO activities for one or more projects as required.
  • Provide assistance to the department in delivering the products to client specification
  • Managing and monitoring project logs, including project plans, risk and issue logs, project budgets, resource plans and project reports, including status reports etc.
  • Contribute ideas and creative solutions according to client expectations
  • Assisting in managing financial aspects of projects and engagements by organising staffing, tracking fees and communicating issues to project leaders
  • Communicating effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Working confidently with clients, to support building 'trusted advisor' relationships.
  • Understand all service offerings and actively identify opportunities to better serve clients and be able to build meaningful external relationships with our clients and internal relationships across service lines.
  • Developing and maintaining your personal training and development plan to ensure you continue to update and improve your skill profile on an ongoing basis
Your skills
  • 3rd level qualification in either business or IT related subject
  • Two years of experience working in a client-facing role in a similar consultancy based company
  • Experience in one or more of our focus industries including Power & Utilities, Financial Services, Government & Public Sector, Life Sciences, Consumer Goods, Tech and Media
  • Experience in one or more technology areas including but not limited to ERP, CRM. Digital Workplace, CX, Cloud Migration and/or integrations, Data & Analytics, RPA, Emerging Tech, IoT, Blockchain
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills with a track record in managing complex stakeholder programmes;
  • Experience in tracking, monitoring, advising and maintaining status and actions across Project Budget, Risks, Issues, Dependencies and Benefits
  • Experience with Stakeholder Management and working collaboratively across IT, Finance and parts of the business to deliver project governance that meets client needs
  • Experience communicating and presenting project information to project team, finance and other stakeholders
  • A desire to identify new opportunities and help to create proposals to help solve our client's most complex problems
  • Additional professional qualifications, such as PRINCE2® or PMP, or Diploma Level in Project Management or similar discipline from a recognised third level institution desirable
For a chat about this Senior consultant role please contact Stevie McGarrigle at Realtime Recruitment in the strictest confidence – or simply apply via the link below.

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