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IS Project Manager (HR Systems)

Full Time

Up to 2 years Fixed Term Contract

Salary -£55,000 up to £58,000 per annum

Location - Pity Me, Durham

About the role

We've an amazing opportunity to join our IS team as an IS Project Manager to support our digitalisation of all things People/Colleague/HR.

We've looked at what we need and we are now looking for you to join us and to manage an enterprise wide transformation covering the whole breadth of our HR systems such as core HR - employee and manager self-service, payroll, reward & benefits, training & talent, recruitment and time & attendance.

You'll be working alongside the HR team and the wider business to understand and interpret complex client /customer requirements, transforming them into effective product delivery solutions.

We're looking for you to run a procurement exercise to select a product/products and to secure a partner/partners to work alongside us in the implementation of new systems. You'll be leading a programme team comprising of business stakeholders, subject matter experts, internal IT professionals and 3rd party suppliers.


We're looking for the successful candidate to have proven and demonstrable experience in the delivery of large-scale HR software based transformation projects and a proven track record in successfully embedding business change.

You'll have proven and amazing organisational skills with the ability to proactively manage financials, costs to complete, capital cost, change requests and benefits realisation.

We're looking for you to have great communication skill and outstanding stakeholder and vendors management skills, along with the ability to identify key internal and external stakeholders and adopt suitable strategies for their engagement.

We're looking for you to have proven experience of delivering projects using both agile and waterfall methodology. It's also great if you have experience of understanding the different phases of product delivery and is able to lead a team through the different phases of the delivery lifecycle. Understands and is aware of incident management and service support so that products are built effectively.
Job Sector
Strategy & Consultancy
Job Position
Project Management
Estimated Salary
£55,000.00 - £58,000.00
Postal Code
Durham DH1 5FA, UK Show on map
Post date
Closing date

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