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Director of Project Management

Location: UK - Hatfield, UK - Manchester, UK - Milton Keynes, UK - Nottingham | Job-ID: 9561 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Project Manangement


Your new company
A leading IT service provider is recruiting for an experienced Director of Project Management to take charge of a dynamic and fast-growing business area. Our client is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services who design and implement the most appropriate technology from a wide range of vendors to manage their technology infrastructure on their client’s behalf. However, one of the most important areas, is the services they provide, which is where you come in.


Your new job
In your new job as Director of Project Management you will have numerous responsibilities encompassing leadership, operational efficiency, planning & execution, service delivery management, and strategic development. You will be accountable for the successful delivery of project engagements and the project management division in the UK with high levels of efficiency and effectiveness aligned to the company’s strategic objectives. You will have visibility in the company as a driver of excellence, profitability and customer satisfaction in delivered projects. You will achieve growth, capacity-utilisation, availability, profitability and quality goals.


What you’ll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have:
•    Demonstrable experience in personnel management 
•    Excellent knowledge and in-depth experience in coaching projects and project team members 
•    Experience in leading large, multi-disciplinary and distributed teams 
•    High-level knowledge of the IT industry and infrastructure services 
•    Previous working experience of customer/supplier services and contracts
•    Good business knowledge and ability to effectively manage a cost centre
•    Proven success in managing a profitable IT service organisation
•    Strong strategic thinking skills
•    Employee engagement and enablement with a track record in motivating teams


What you’ll get in return
So…what’s in it for you? You will get the opportunity to work at the forefront of a globally recognised IT service provider with the opportunity to take charge of a growing and dynamic business area. You will have the opportunity to progress your career and reinvigorate the professional services arena of the business.


What do you need to do now?
If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services, with about 15,000 employees worldwide and a global revenue of £4.35 billion (2018). We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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