IT Project Manager – Closed

Job Title: IT Project Manager

Location: Bromborough, Wirral

Sector:  IT, Medical, Hospital & Local Government

MSoft is a well-established and UK Leading Software Development House with over 150 Local Government and NHS Clients throughout the UK (Not- Including International Clients) operating one of its core software solutions. Its ultra-modern head office is based in Bromborough, Merseyside.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project management of Frontend development, Backend development and integration of websites based on Blood360 & Sample360 e-commerce platform
  • Work as a Customer Representative in a Scrum development process
  • Maintaining a Product backlog and handle Sprint and Release planning
  • To ensure that the company’s vision, values and policies and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Providing a plan for each individual Blood360 & Sample360 project, including resource requirements, integration plans, timeline schedule (Gantt chart), key milestones and responsibilities.
  • Work closely with external development team to develop Blood360 & Sample 360, to continually deliver both customer and process benefits.
  • Work with customers and internal teams to develop Blood360 & Sample 360 into a differentiated service offering, which sets the Blood360 & Sample 360 product offering apart from its competitors.
  • Become familiar with local NHS regulations and explore possibilities to develop further the use of Blood360 & Sample 360, beyond the immediately obvious considerations.
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of client requirements by means of regular telephone or face-face meetings
  • Work with requirement detailing and creating User stories that the customer and team can understand
  • Work with development teams and customers to provide reliable estimates and timelines for development tasks
  • Work with internal Design teams and customers in design workshops
  • Extensive product knowledge enabling upsell of additional modules to solve customer problems
  • Work with hosting and development teams to set up and maintain staging and production environments
  • Keep external and internal stakeholders updated about project deliverables
  • Manage external trainers and if required undertake training to superusers

 

The Successful Applicant

IT Project Manager

ESSENTIAL

  • Extensive Project Management exposure and experience.
  • Project Management best practices (Prince2, Agile etc)
  • IT skills (email, all MS Office software including Project, Mavenlink and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • The ability to quickly learn technical terminology and processes, specifically those related to NHS
  • Ability to quickly learn the various operating methods of all business sectors
  • Leadership skills
  • Financial knowledge covering capex justifications and operational benefits
  • Good analytical and decision-making skills
  • English language skills (written and verbal)
  • A natural forward planner who critically assesses own performance.
  • Mature, credible, and comfortable dealing with senior managers including NHS Chief Execs, Financial Directors etc.
  • Reliable, tolerant, and determined.
  • Empathetic communicator, who is able to adapt “style” to individual client needs.
  • Well-presented and businesslike.
  • Sufficiently mobile and flexible to travel within the UK, including nights away from home from time to time.
  • Keen for new experience, responsibility and accountability.
  • Able to get on with others and be a team-player.
  • Flexible and willing to ‘roll your sleeves up’ and help with other projects as required
  • Able to ‘think outside the box’ to deliver solution sales in a variety of healthcare settings

 

DESIRABLE

  • Working knowledge of NHS laboratory processes, products and end use

MSoft Business

The MSoft office is a friendly and comfortable office to work within offering onsite dedicated parking spaces, shower facilities and less than 5 minutes’ walk to local amenities and Bromborough Retail Park. The company undertakes annual Company Adventure days out, Summer Ball with partners and an enforced additional day off on holiday in the week of your birthday.

For Transport the office is located 15min walk from Bromborough Rake train station and is also situated on a mainline Bus Route.

Interview Process

The initial interview process will be a telephone interview for candidates of interest followed by a face to face interview at our head office on the Wirral.

To apply please email: recruit@msoft.co.uk