Project Manager

Project Manager needed in Exeter

The rate is £336.64 per day PAYE

This is a temporary role

The reference number is:                        RQ1233418

The successful candidate will join the Project Delivery Capability team as a Project Manager, sitting within the Programmes Directorate. The team is committed to delivering a wide range of Business Change, lifecycle and transformation projects in support of the Met Office and its Business activities. Our assignments cover areas such as IT Services and Property Management, and including projects such as software & hardware upgrades, office refits and the implementation of our Next Generation Supercomputer.

The role involves leading and controlling medium risk projects to deliver business change in support of the Corporate Plan. You will be responsible for leading projects from initiation through to successful conclusion. Our PM’s are involved in a wide range of areas and our current demand is for a project Manager experienced in software rollouts. Your primary project will be to test and launch Windows 11 as the successor of Windows 10 across our estate. You may also be asked to coordinate smaller software related projects concurrently, such as delivery of a new recruitment applicant tracking System.

Due to high volumes of CVs received, we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to quoting the reference number.

Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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