Project Manager

The primary focus of this role is to successfully lead the implementations of Aderant software.  You will lead teams of internal consultants, and will guide client project teams through the implementation process, from planning to post-live support. The Project Manager is expected to manage multiple challenging projects simultaneously, coordinating with all levels of staff and stakeholders. You will manage and communicate end-user application requirements, installation, support and project issues management, data conversion, testing, training, go-live support, and project governance.


  • Provide business consultancy & pre-implementation services
    • Partner with clients to identify needs and propose suitable solutions
    • Deliver successful, timely and on-budget projects, for more than one client concurrently
    • Deal with any queries raised by the client efficiently, seeking help from others if necessary
  • Develop and maintain client relations
    • Treat clients as individuals, effectively partnering with them to fully understand their requirements
    • Be positive, honest and open in dealings with clients to build long term relationships
  • Conduct training courses
    • Take responsibility for understanding the subject matter sufficiently to explain this to others, including client staff

Skills & Requirements


  • A degree in Business, Finance or Computing/IT, or equivalent experience
  • Significant experience in practice management systems and/or legal project management
  • Ability to assess and manage risk, implementing appropriate plans and solutions
  • Demonstrable evidence of analysing and documenting complex business processes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group including executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Superb organization skills, including ability to set, manage and prioritise workload
  • Demonstrable experience writing requirements specifications for Information Systems.
  • A willingness to travel approx. 50% of the time, predominantly within the UK but sometimes internationally


  • Experience of case management systems
  • A working knowledge of accounting applications
  • Experience of presenting to a group