Saïd Business School are recruiting for a Senior IT Project Manager reporting to the Head of Product Development and Delivery.
The School’s IT Department provides technology, services, skill and resources fitting for a business school operating in the top schools globally, as well as innovation and cutting-edge IT solutions to enhance the School’s competitive position across the spectrum of its work.
The IT Department at Saïd Business School manages a wide-ranging portfolio of projects that aim to support and enhance the School’s systems and processes.
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to manage projects within this portfolio, adopting a range of project management approaches and methodologies as appropriate, along with co-ordinating many technology components and services.
You will be responsible for delivering new projects, initiatives, technical systems and functionality required to support the needs of the School and you will participate in a continuing process of prototyping, testing, and improving functionality whilst implementing new systems.
To be considered for this role:
You will need to have proven skills in delivering technology-based projects on time, within budget, and in accordance with end user expectations and have the ability to translate business objectives into IT specifications.
It is important that you have excellent customer service skills
You will need to demonstrate you have experience of varied development projects based on Web, Open Source, Application and Server based technologies and experience of structured user acceptance testing (UAT) and quality assurance (QA).
You will need to show proven ability to self-manage and work with project groups composed of members from different departments with enthusiasm and optimism, engendering a consistent atmosphere of trust and good will.
In return we offer very generous benefits, some of which are:
• Generous holiday allowance of 38 days including bank holidays
• Membership of the Oxford staff pension scheme
• Onsite free car parking (Egrove Park only)
• Use of on-site gym
• Discounted bus travel
• Cycle loan scheme
• Plus many other University benefits
Further information on this role and how to apply can be found in the job description.
All applications must include a CV and Supporting Statement/Cover Letter.