Infrastructure Project Manager - IT

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Information Technology
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Do you thrive when designing and maintaining plans? Are you confident when identifying and managing risks? We are looking to recruit a Project Manager to join our team. You will be planning and managing the delivery multiple Infrastructure projects.

Working with key partners to clarify project criteria; and provide leadership, guidance and coaching to the team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be the lead point of accountability, define, agree and manage project scope, outputs to ensure business requirements are understood, agreed and met.

  • Responsible for High-Level and overall Tracking, Dashboards, Reports and Project Documentation in relation to specific Project(s)

  • Ensure that AJG’s Project Governance is adhered too, providing all necessary Project documentation (PID’s, RAG Reports etc.,)

  • Presentation of Projects and Initiatives to Leadership, Exec and CIO Level

  • Responsible for Tracking and Reporting against Budget

  • Responsible for Tracking and Reporting all Project Risk and Issues escalations;

  • Ensure Corporate Standards are maintained
  • Hands-on experience to apply in running multiple Infrastructure Projects

  • Comply with AJG Professional Standards Manual in accordance with statutory requirements for role with specific attention, but not limited to Managing Client information, Whistle Blowing, Treating Customers Fairly

Person Specification:

  • Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent in computer science or a related field

  • Prince 2 or equivalent (PMP)
  • ITIL (Foundation)
  • Previous Infrastructure experience in running Operations and/or Delivery (End User Computing, Data Centre, Networking WAN & LAN, SAN & Security)

  • As a leader, you will impart a good understanding of the implications of new technologies and processes for the wider business environment and be familiar with the full IT project life cycle.

  • hands-on experience in large-scale 24/7 enterprise environments hosting hundreds of servers, complex networks and multiple locations

  • Extensive hands-on experience in the implementation, delivery and management of infrastructure based projects, including high availability, site security and disaster recovery

  • Strong financial budgeting and commercial experience of running IT projects & programmes

  • Strong experience of managing 3rd party suppliers and vendors – experience in preparing vendor selection processes (RFI & RFP process)

  • Experience of managing change, targeted service delivery
  • Experience of M&A’s and integration
  • Financial services or other regulated sector experience, preferable
    Skills/other
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including listening, verbal and written communication  with the ability to communicate effectively

  • High degree of organisational and planning capability and autonomy in own workload and within a team

  • Excellent analytical & interpretive skills
  • Forward planning for change
  • Ability to adapt to changing demands and priorities
  • Able to quickly identify potential problems and seek advice when required

  • Able to handle and process large amounts of data
  • Able to quickly grasp and interpret salient information
  • MS office expertise
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

    Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture defined by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customised solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.

    Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation.  Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.