Project Manager - remote based - retail IT
Posted on Mar 28, 2021 by Initi8 Recruitment
Working as a client facing project manager your role will be to engage with a large retail client to build and deploy retail display solutions. In tern you will manage a team of software engineers To deliver against the client requirements and coordinate smooth delivery.
You will deliver using an adapted agile technique and need to be commercially minded as you will own the P&L and you will need to be aware of project creep making sure you achieve win - win solutions to the hurdles you are presented with.
This job can be based anywhere in the UK and Europe, though when we are able, you will have to travel frequently to Netherlands, Sweden and Budapest.
The ideal project manager will have delivered client facing projects in the past using agile techniques, you will be an amazing communicator and be a problem solver with proven abilities.
Longer term they would like to hire this job permanently, so worth considering if this is an option early in the process.
This is a global technology company renowned for building beautiful products that have enhanced our lives, I know I am a big fan of their work.
Head Quartered in California they have 12 offices around the world, employing 1500 people, they are a household name and have partnered with the great and the good in the technology industry. They love what they do, and they do it brilliantly and I think that is important for anyone that joins them.
Why should you do this job?
If you are into your tech and gadgets you will want to work for this business. If you want to work with an upbeat positive company then again we have you covered. As a project manager you will have full control of your projects and be the main point of contact for one of the worlds biggest retailers.
The client would potentially offer you a permanent job at the end of this contract.
Remote initially, but if you are based the Netherlands would be amazing. Having said that we can look at people anywhere in Europe and the UK.
What is the process
First interview remotely with the head of (teams) second interview with a peer and the "head of"
What should you do now?
If you are a project manager and have these skills, click "apply" and send me your CV ASAP
If you have questions, please call Steve at Initi8 HQ