Senior Project Manager

M247 Manchester United Kingdom Customer Service & Operations Hybrid
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Company Description

Location: Manchester, M15 5RL

4 days per week in our head office in Hulme, M15 5RL

Permanent contract, Monday – Friday

Salary: Circa £50k + benefits

Please note, you must live in the United Kingdom and have the correct right to work without sponsorship to be successful.

About M247

We’re so proud of the people and team at M247; our success and growth are a real joint effort. The key to our amazing team is simple – we focus on recruiting the best person for the job. We then create opportunities and equip you with the skills you need to build a successful career.

Our vision is for M247 to be the digital growth and innovation partner of choice. Underpinned by our heritage in connectivity and unified communications (UC) and advanced by our passion for cloud and application-based innovation, we enable our customers to grow and compete in the digital era.

Every single person at M247 has a part to play in our future success, so we look forward to your application and hopefully welcoming you into our team!


The role

The Project Manager role sits within PMO in our Operations team, although you will partner with all departments on a regular basis.

The purpose of the role is to deliver solutions for our customers, both internal and external, through resources within M247 and our partners.

You will define and develop leading project management best practice, sharing this across the organisation, whilst tracking and monitoring all initiatives across the organisation to ensure the Board are able to make decisions as required.

You’ll lead the organisation’s strategically critical projects, ensuring they are delivered successfully and provide support to initiatives owned within the wider organisation, whilst understanding the impact these will have on other initiatives.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the simultaneous planning and delivery of multiple large sized full projects or programmes of smaller projects within the agreed time, quality and cost objectives.
  • Deliver technology solutions for our customers, both internal and external. These include Connectivity, Voice, Cloud and Infrastructure solutions.
  • Leads the project delivery team, either direct line or matrix resources, and will work with partners both internally and externally to ensure deliverables and milestones are achieved.
  • Ensures alignment across the project team through regular checkpoint reviews, reporting and presentations on progress to the Project Boards and Steering Groups.
  • Develops detailed project, implementation or action plans for the duration of each project as appropriate and ensures that change control measures are implemented once the project is launched.


About you

Key Personal Skills:

  • Self-motivated individual capable of successful delivery with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to be flexible by adapting quickly to changing priorities.
  • Strong interpersonal, time management and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders.

Key Technical Skills:

  • Prince2 practitioner qualified.
  • 3-5 years' experience in a similar role with proven success in the delivery of projects
  • Outstanding attention to detail (written and numerical), excellent written and spoken English along with advanced Microsoft Office skills are essential.

Other information

Your package and perks

On top of your basic salary, in recognition of your hard work, you’ll be entitled to 25 days holiday + bank holidays with purchasing scheme available, Healthcare Cash Plan and PERKS, Company Life Assurance, Company Pension Scheme, support with working towards any professional qualifications relating to your role, Enhanced Paternal Leave, Employee Assistance Programme, a challenging and learning focused work environment, plus more.

All applicants, regardless of gender, ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, religion, socio-economic status, or any other factor will be treated equally and fairly in the application process.