Project Manager

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Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
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19116 are working with an established iGaming operator who are seeking the hire of a Project Manager to join their UK based team. As a Project Manager you will be responsible for executing and delivering complex technology projects containing multiple, interrelated efforts to achieve business initiatives, strategy and goals. You will use your strong interpersonal skills to identify and engage with project stakeholders and then manage all ongoing communications to ensure all are kept informed at an appropriate level.

You will also be responsible for identifying and analysing project opportunities, performing risk management, determining the project execution approach, estimating project scope and timelines, preparing time/resource estimates, and facilitating project meetings and execution. However, this role is not solely focused on project delivery; you will assist with introducing and promoting the use and adherence to industry Project Management Methodology/Framework standards, policies, procedures, and best practices across the field. This includes steering the development teams towards becoming self-organised and creating high-value products, and guiding business analysts in working efficiently in an agile environment.

Key Responsibilities:

• Effectively manage all phases of the project delivery from Initiation to Closure
• Work with both business and tech to ensure that the projects are delivered in time, with the agreed scope and to the highest quality.
• Take lead in communicating and maintaining relationships with stakeholders across the business
• Review of complex global projects to ensure delivery on time and on budget to achieve successful business outcomes
• Defining, initiating and leading on a large and complex project, planning effectively across all stages of the project lifecycle
• Manage Risks, Issues and scope changes effectively
• Work with other important functions such as Business Analysts, Product Managers, Country Managers and Development Leads to ensure alignment with delivery approaches, scope and time frames
• Track and manage key milestones ensuring the project is delivered in alignment with key metrics (time, budget and scope)
• Role model positive, collaborative, and agile ways of working with all areas of the business with clear thinking and strong communication, being able to lead working groups to facilitate resolution of issues and blockers to delivery
• Research the impact of a project on other areas of the business and plan for mitigation or elimination of identified risks
• Oversee end-to-end testing and manage key issues with business and operations partners
• Identify and manage key internal stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle, and support communication strategies required across the business
• Effectively drive operational excellence with every project implemented

Essential Requirements:

• Proven project management experience, delivering software, experience with within iGaming/ Sport betting/ Online Gambling Industry specifically in the new market entry and market exit
• Good planning, organizational and time management skills, including ability to estimate effort and duration of Project Management tasks
• An ability to prepare and interpret project documentation, including project plans and financial trackers
• Strong analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities with attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task and manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to drive through ambiguous and complex situations
• Ability to present ideas, solicit input, negotiate compromise, influence decisions, and garner support of stakeholders
• Ability to make and help others make the best decision based on appropriate criteria, such as business need, opportunities, risk, compliance, and ability to achieve the desired outcome
• Good communication skills. Crisp & clear verbal communication with the ability to be assertive when speaking to a diverse audience. Fluency in written and spoken English
• Good facilitation skills. Ability to command/lead facilitation meetings with clear & specific agenda. Keep the audience attentive and active in participation of the meetings
• Strong ability to manage changes to scope, roadmaps, and backlog
• Be able to deliver solutions with an equal focus on the operational/business models as well as the technology solution
• PM certification (e.g. PRINCE-II, PMP) and/or agile certification (e.g. scrum) are preferable

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 7485346100
Contact: BettingJobs

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