Recruitment Contract Project Manager

Recruitment Contract Project Manager

Our Central Government Client is currently looking for a Project Delivery Manager to be based in Leeds on a full time basis.

Reference number: REE00173

Deadline date:13/06/2012

Contract value:£51,000 – £100,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Leeds

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Capita Resourcing


Description of the contract

Our Central Government Client is currently looking for a Project Delivery Manager to be based in Leeds on a full time basis. This is an immediate requirement and will be for an initial 6 month contract. This role is responsible for the management and delivery of phase 2 of a business change and IT application development programme with internal and external stakeholders. Main duties and responsibilities: •The set up and agreement with suppliers of appropriate reporting, governance and document production •Management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution tasks and dependencies are included. •Ongoing management of those plans to achieve the delivery goals •Work with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the relevant Phase 2 deliverables •Identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of key Phase 2 products •Operate as a full member of the Phase 2 team, supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed Skills and experience: •Knowledge of Waterfall methodology •Experience in outsourcing / offshoring application development is essential •Experience in the delivery of projects, with particular emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders in both business change and IT projects •Experience of governance and risk control frameworks •Ability to communicate abstract concepts effectively and to engage with the business at a business and technical level is paramount. •Must be able to optimise delivery from service providers who operate within a variety of different contracts. •The successful candidate must be able to bring best practice knowledge to complex, time bound, multi component programmes •Possess strong analytical skills with a proven ability to persuade and influence senior decision-making. •Must have experience of working for a large, complex organisation Additional comments Please note that the successful candidate will be required to undergo a Basic Security Check, which is at a cost of £25.




Classification of the contract

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support


Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Estimated length of contract: 6 Months


Who to contact

Contact name Rachel Elborn

Organisation name Capita Resourcing

Address , SL6 1DP

Is outside UK No

Telephone 0845 601 5350

Extension number:


How to apply

Capita is managing this Contract on behalf of the Client via an approved framework. All interested suppliers, companies and organisations please note; Capita Resourcing is the managed service provider and all contracts will be based on time and materials. Applications should be from the lead individual who is intending to complete the services including a full CV or experience profile which meets the described requirements. Please proceed to application: Click to Access Online Application Process This contract is open for direct supply only, application from recruitment agencies will not be considered – If you would like to register to become a supplier to Capita Resourcing email your details to;