Project Manager

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Project management jobs

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Connor Sagar

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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  • Client:

    Information Technology Services

Project Manager (Law firm, Legal Tech)

Project Manager required by 1200 user City based global Law Firm to deliver end-to-end IT and Business projects as part of a major transformation programme.

The initial focus is to initiate and take the lead on the pricing and billing project for the finance team.

Key Experience Required:

* Relevant and demonstrable end-to-end Project Management experience in a law firm
* A full and complete understanding of the project life cycle, business process and effective deployment of technology

* Demonstrable experience of helping improve project delivery methods
* Law Firm experience or experience of the legal sector

* Knowledge of the Legal Finance process

* Stakeholder engagement and management
* Prince 2 Practitioner or Foundation certified or AMP accredited

The successful Project Manager will deliver projects in accordance with client / sponsor requirements and assume responsibility for the initiation, development and delivery, ensuring that key milestones are completed on time and in accordance with defined requirements.

The Key Objectives:

* Produce the project definition to include scope, roles, responsibilities, budgets, timescales and resources
* Prepare a comprehensive project plan taking input from technical and business resources
* Assign tasks and activities to members of the project team and ensure the required results are delivered
* Sell the benefits of projects to their target audiences
* Achieve sign off from the sponsor and other stakeholders at key stages of the project
* Identify, analyse, measure and manage project risks
* Provide regular communication to stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle
* Ensure the smooth handover of the project into production
* Ensure the project is conducted in accordance with IT Project Management Standards
* Undertake Post Implementation Reviews of peer projects

* Help evolve the PMO into a more mature and broader service to the firm

This is a role in a diverse organisation which is undergoing expansion. The Firm are making proactive efforts to capitalise on a premier brand presence internationally and deliver innovation projects in line with their global business plan.

Project Manager (Law firm, Legal Tech)