Project Manager – Enterprise Application Projects and Various IT Projects
Hybrid role, working from home with occasional travel to BCA Farnham
Circa £60,000 per annum DOE + bonus + car allowance + benefits
40 hours per week Monday – Friday
BCA are the biggest name in Europe’s vehicle remarketing industry, backed by the Constellation Automotive Group, we’re part of a family including cinch and WeBuyAnyCar.com. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, fantastic support to progress and learn, and flexible remote working.
We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our growing Group IT function and assist with various projects including Enterprise Applications. You will be responsible for scoping, securing resource, planning and implementation of initiatives within Group IT. Key to this is the ability to lead, organise and motivate a multi-disciplinary, temporary project team to deliver high performance and excellent results. You will own the delivery of IT Projects from end-to-end and take full responsibility for success or failure. You will be responsible for delivery of a winning plan with no excuses.
You will form your team using principles appropriate for the initiative, relying on clear, frequent communication and measurable iterations of progress. You will be capable of leading and coaching your multi-disciplinary team (including Infrastructure Engineers, Developers, Testers, Designers, Business Analysts and any other business discipline as well as 3rd party suppliers) and possess the gravitas, credibility and influencing skills to motivate this team to complete work according to schedule and quality requirements, inspiring excellent results without having line management responsibility for the members of the team.
You will be driven and outcome oriented with a positive outlook and dogged determination to get your project over the line and transitioned effectively to live operations. You will focus hard on the removal of impediments that might prevent you from doing so.
You will be an exceptionally strong communicator, equally able to work with a team which may be geographically and organizationally spread as with busy stakeholders, with whom you will establish a direct relationship of mutual trust and respect. You will be able to easily interpret and convey complex concepts and ideas to the team and to non-technical stakeholders.
You will possess emotional intelligence and self-awareness. You will be expected to give and receive feedback frequently. You will display an astute understanding of your own strengths and weaknesses and not hesitate to reach out for help in areas where you know you need support. You will have a thirst for learning and a desire to continuously improve.
To be considered for this role you should have a solid understanding of Traditional as well as Agile Project Management methodologies, values and procedures in addition to having strong motivational management / team leadership skills with the ability to get the best out of the project team.
If you feel like you have the skills, knowledge and passion we are looking for then please submit your CV for review