UK/Remote
Hybrid Cloud
Competitive plus benefits

About The Role

Project Management

 
  • Manage the delivery of complex cloud migrations for enterprise customers
  • Full project life cycle ownership: successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment of multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Manage all aspects of multiple related projects to ensure the overall program is aligned to and directly supports the achievement of strategic objectives
  • Report on project success criteria results, metrics, budget, test and deployment management activities across multiple levels of business users
  • Prepare estimates and detailed project plan for all phases of the project
  • Manage the day-to-day project activities and resources and chairs the project management team meetings
  • Provide status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverable, dependencies, risks and issues, communicating across leadership
  • Assist in dispute, negotiation and risk mitigation as needed
  • Develop and manage all aspects of project and program engagement from planning, external vendor relationships, communications, resources, budget, change, risks and issues
  • Monitor, track and control outcomes to resolve issues, conflicts, dependencies and critical path deliverables
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations to various audiences, including project team, sponsors, SMT and key stakeholders
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to understand the business thoroughly, business requirements for the project, develop effective working relationships and ongoing management processes for the program
  • Work with key teams and stakeholders to ensure project risks are identified quickly, managed, communicated and mitigated where possible
  • Hold regular key stakeholder meetings both internal and external for project review and project closure meetings
  • Ensure projects are delivered within the financial requirements and budget
  • Manage and change requests for Projects, gaining appropriate customer and internal approval and ensuring any additional costs are approved and charged
  • To ensure projects follow best industry standards such as ISO 9001, Prince 2 and ITIL

About You

Essential Experience

  • Strong negotiating and influencing skills
  • Ability to travel between Claranet offices and customer sites as required
  • Previous experience delivering large scale projects
  • Successful track record of project delivery: on time and to budget
  • Excellent experience in Project Methodologies, Agile, SCRUM and Waterfall
  • Experience in leading virtual teams including technical and commercial personnel
  • Strong people management skills with the ability to engage with and persuade stakeholders at all levels within the business
  • Previous experience working with external suppliers supporting the delivery of a complex platform transformation and migration
  • Knowledge of documentation requirements relating to project delivery
  • Good commercial awareness and financial management skills
  • Motivated, self-starter
  • Pro-active and needing minimal supervision
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office tools, MS Project, MS Visio
  • University degree or equivalent

About Us

Claranet combine pioneering technologies, practices, and expertise to propel our customers ambitions. Through a vibrant customer centric culture of collaboration, learning, and opportunity, we nurture a dynamic community of the best technology and service expertise spanning cloud, cybersecurity, networks, and unified communications. 

Founded in 1996, Claranet has evolved into a multi-disciplinary technology services provider with global reach. The company has annualised revenues of circa £350 million, over 6,500 customers, and more than 2,000 employees in nine countries. In the UK we have over 500 staff working in London, Gloucester, Warrington, Bristol, and Leeds, or as homeworkers.  

Claranet consistently appears in The Sunday Times Top Track 250 as one of the fastest growing privately-owned businesses in the UK. Our international success is driven by local service, out of local offices, using a mixture of local and international infrastructure, including hyperscaler clouds.

Businesses of all sizes need to get the most from the latest cloud technologies, tools, automation, and development practices to solve their toughest business challenges. We provide consulting and management services covering the full range of hybrid cloud options. Claranet is one of the only two companies in the world to hold premier partner status with AWS, Google, and Microsoft as well as providing our own Claranet Cloud solutions.

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