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Interim IT Commercial Project Manager - Remote

Interim IT Commercial Project Manager - Remote

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

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  • Job ref:

    SS - 14175_1596798034

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 Months

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Interim IT Commercial Project Manager - Remote

Interim IT Commercial Project Manager required for an 18 Month contract with a Global Pharmaceutical company.

The role is expected to take full responsibility for the complete project lifecycle of a wide variety of IT Commercial and Marketing support projects including; CRM, Mobile Applications, Automation, Omni-Channel, Brand Portals.

The role is global in scope and it is expected to liaise with teams world-wide. There is no expectation for office working.

Job duties include:

  • To develop and deliver RFP.
  • To take full responsibility for the complete project life-cycle of the specified project starting with the scoping/assess phase.
  • To deliver the project on time, to budget and quality.
  • To manage a diverse group of stakeholders across different geographical regions.
  • To establish the project plan, project schedule and resource plan.
  • To monitor and track the progress of the project.
  • To report project status accurately following established cadence and escalate project issues promptly as they arise.
  • To manage the resolution of issues, concerns, risks and project change requests.
  • To ensure appropriate resources are assigned to the project team.
  • To develop and manage the project budget, track project actuals and create forecasts.
  • To support the procurement of 3rd party products and services.
  • To evaluate vendor proposals.
  • To coordinate and manage vendor activities.
  • To work directly with end-users in resolving project issues and ensuring the project meets the business partners' needs.
  • To interface with stakeholders and to manage expectations.
  • To manage the provision of training.
  • To ensure orderly handover to support.
  • To concurrently manage multiple projects or initiatives.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:

  • Professional IT Project Manager with a proven track record of delivering complex, cross-functional projects.
  • Prior experience in the IT Commercial and Marketing space is highly desirable. Experience in omni-channel, marketing automation, social media, CRM, Digital Asset Management, Brand Portals, and mobile applications is preferred.
  • Prior experience in managing multi-cultural digital engineering teams, SI partners and digital agencies is preferred.
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of project management methodologies, tools and techniques. Agile methodology experience preferred.
  • Solid experience in stakeholder management.
  • Experience in dealing with senior management up to executive level.
  • Experience in managing procurement activities
  • Ability to work with dispersed and global teams and locations is essential.
  • The ability to work and manage teams remotely is essential.
  • Experience in the life-science industry would be advantageous but is not a pre-requisite.
  • Experience in managing GxP projects is preferred but it is not a pre-requisite
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

To discuss the Interim IT Commercial Project Manager position, please apply before the close of businss on Monday 10th to be considered.