Project Manager (Transformation)

  • Job Reference: 106139
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £70,000
  • Sector: Sales
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

You will become part of the NHS Transformation Project Management team and drive the successful delivery of the Unipart elements of the Core Technology Refresh Programme (CTRP). The CTRP is a tripartite initiative between the Company, our client, SCCL, and their chosen IT Provider.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

• Be the primary conduit between Unipart and stakeholders from other organisations
• Direct work stream leads and their associated teams to effectively deliver assignments on time, keeping the plan on track, on budget, and within the scope of the Business Design Document
• Ensure that work stream leads are aware of their activities and progress is monitored against objectives, targets and KPIs
• Manage any deviation from the project plan using robust project management principles, methods and artefacts
• Work inside of Unipart’s Project Delivery System (Clarizen) for the duration of the Project Lifecycle
• Maintain an effective RAID Log (Risks, Actions, Issues and Dependencies) that shows tight understanding and management of all components therein
• Manage readiness assessments and gateways as specified within the plan
• Prepare clear, high quality project outputs such as executive summaries, milestone reports, meeting minutes, RAID Logs etc
• Represent Unipart’s interests and escalate as appropriate any matters of concern

Project Manager Requirements:

• A confident communicator
• Graduate or equivalent level qualification, with at least 5 years’ project management experience
• Prince2 or equivalent qualified
• Additional accreditations in Lean Six Sigma, Agile or Scrum are beneficial
• Demonstrable experience in managing multiple large, complex or high-profile projects
• Experience working within the Logistics or Healthcare sectors
• Strong interpersonal, influencing team-working skills
• Pro-active stakeholder manager, with strong leadership and coaching skills
• Good knowledge of office and project management systems
• Commitment to continuous professional development

About Unipart Group:

You may remember Unipart as the company who in the 1970s revolutionised the automotive parts industry. Unipart is a different company today with clients such as Vodafone, Sky, Jaguar Land Rover and the NHS. The Unipart Group is an independent manufacturing, logistics and consultancy company who employs nearly 10,000 employees worldwide and has an annual turnover of more than £1 billion.

Location: a mix of home base and based either Alfreton, Cowley, Nuneaton, or Coventry
Contract Type: Fixed Term - 12 months
Hours: Full Time
Salary: circa £70,000 plus car / car allowance, family healthcare, bonus, pension.

You may have experience of the following: Project Manager, Project Management, Transformation Project Manager, PRINCE2, Agile, Business Transformation, Change Management Programme Manager, Change Manager, Strategy Consultant, Prince II, Business Transformation Programme Manager, Management Consultant, Business Strategy, Project Manager, Process Improvement, Business Continuity, etc.

Ref: 106 139