IT Project Manager

Full Time Permanent

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Join us as at Capita as a Project Manager with the Home Office – SEO Level

(Croydon, Full-time, Permanent)

About Capita

At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever – and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.

We are currently recruiting for interesting and exciting positions at the Home Office. The Home Office keeps the UK secure and prosperous; protects its citizens, residents and visitors and their property; and upholds rights, liberties and the rule of law. We lead on immigration and passports, drugs policy, crime and fire policy, counterterrorism and work to ensure visible, responsive and accountable policing in the UK.

Why Join Home Office?

This role is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and innovative person to be at the forefront of change in one of the great Departments of State. We are delivering significant transformation to continue keeping our citizens safe and our country secure. New technology and the fast-evolving nature of the threats we face mean we must adapt, and adapt fast, and with the UK leaving the EU, the need for change is greater than ever.

The Role of a SEO Project Manager

This role is for SEO Project Managers to support planning and delivery of a large-scale programme and delivery of projects in complex environments. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to play a key role in a programme that aims to overhaul the way that data retention & disclosure is delivered in the UK, providing significant operational benefits to the user community and realising significant costs savings for the taxpayer. 

Key Outcome & Deliverables

·      Resolving risks and issues

·      Stakeholder engagement and relationship management

·      Project planning and management

·      Supporting RAID documentation

·      Project governance

·      Project Delivery

Essential Criteria:

Strong Project Management skill set
Stakeholder management experience
Can take initiative and exercise judgement, drawing on previous experience
Strong work ethic and pro-activeness
“Self-starter” who can manage own workload and priorities
Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written
Reporting & Analysis
Risk & Issue Management
Supplier management
Eagerness to develop and collaborate with senior peers and in their role
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Visio, Ms- Project
Planning experience with knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies
Can work under pressure

We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application.

Please note successful applicants will be required to go through vetting and Security Clearance

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