Senior Project Manager (Data Transformation) job vacancy


Overview: Senior Project Manager (Data Transformation) job vacancy in Leeds recruiting now

Ref: 17760_62e804d963ef1a01ca33233b
Employer: Hays
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Employment Type: Permanent

Job Details:

Project Manager, Data Transformation, Integration, Warehousing, Data Strategy, Fully remote, Outside IR35

Senior Project Manager required on an interim basis to work via a Management Consultancy organisation to support their Higher Education end client to work on their Data Transformation Programme.

Role is fully remote
£550.00 to £600.00 per day outside IR35.
6 months minimum

Your new role:

The effective use of data in a modern Digital University is a key enabler for responsive, agile and secure digital services; regulatory compliance and for driving insight to improve decision making and outcomes for its students and academics. The University is investing considerably to transform the way they are able to access and work with its enterprise data.

You will play a key part to support the University and their IT team to transform the underlying technology, data standards and its approach to governing access to its data. The aim is to build a scalable, interoperable, data infrastructure as a foundation for fast deployment of future applications, analysis and reaction to changing employee and student behaviours, enhancing continuous improvement efforts in operational activities through data-driven insight, etc.

Three major focus areas / projects will be:

Data Strategy & Enterprise Data Service
Data Integration platform
Business Data Warehouse
Working closely with an experienced technical Senior PM between you, you will manage the delivery of these projects and you will bring more “bigger picture” expertise around the data strategy enabling you to interface with the data design authority focusing on the wider operating model and the following 3 key elements:

Strategy and Service Management
Develop Data Strategy
Establish Data and Integration Services

This particular requirement therefore doesn’t need someone who is overly technical as you will focusing more on processes, operating model etc so more on people side of the data world, determining business processes

Manage these projects
Experience with Data Warehouse, Data Strategy & Enterprise, and Data Integrity under the PM function
Be highly data literate, comfortable with data strategies and the concepts, tooling and processes that will need to be set up
Work directly with the University’s CDO
Manage third party relationships and teams who will be brought in to support delivery
Manage several business stakeholders, such as security and IT
Navigate undefined structures/processes with confidence
Be very comfortable with IT PMO governance (e.g. gateway process, completing key project documentation, regular status reporting, managing/tracking finances, creating project board presentation packs and leading with project boards) and general technology governance ranging from agreeing architecture, Service Transition, functional and non-functional required, Test approach, etc.

You will be a collaborative self-starter, with a clear confidence in delivery with outstanding communications skills.

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