IT Project Manager Heathrow

IT Project Manager Heathrow

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London, United Kingdom.
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Are you the multidisciplinary people-person with software application affinity that we are looking for? If the answer is 'yes', look no further!


Vanderlande is the global market leader in Airport & Parcel Solutions, and sorting systems for Warehouse Solutions. Working within the Project Delivery team for Airport & Parcel Solutions, the Project Manager will execute the delivery of complex automation system projects into dynamic, evolving and challenging airport and parcel environments.

Task Description

The IT Project Manager will be flexible, self-reliant, driven, and will provide ownership in managing and leading activities in the delivery of each project from customer order through to final acceptance.  These activities could be (but not limited to); planning, procurement, commercial, contractual, financial, documentation, stakeholder management and risk & issue management. This is an ideal role for those looking to develop into more senior project management roles. As an IT Project Manager you will be responsible for leading a multidisciplinary team that exist of Project Leaders, Integration Managers, Commercial Managers, Document Control Managers, Planners and HSEQ Managers. Daily alignment is required with the team to ensure project deliverables like software product development, configuration, IT infrastructure, integration and testing activities stay on track, next to regular alignment with the software product teams who are working according to agile methodology (scrum). Good communication skills, people skills, as well as hand-on oriented and process driven are key. 

The IT Project Manager has exceptional organizational skills, with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects within a fast-moving environment. You will act as an intermediary, bringing together stakeholders from relevant disciplines.

Your profile

If you are the IT Project Manager we are looking ,we ask you to bring the following:

  • Knowledge of IT Infrastructure, Oracle Platforms, PLC, SCADA and SAC systems.

  • Formal project management qualification e.g. APM PMQ.

  • Formal contract management qualification e.g. NEC3 or NEC4.

  • Formal health, safety & environment qualification e.g. CDM, IOSH, NEBOSH, SMSTS

  • Experience in System Engineering (V-model)

  • Delivered large scale IT projects which include:

    • Data Centre Infrastructure

    • Network design and implementation

    • Active Directory and Group Policy

    • Workstation implementation in office and industrial locations

  • IT Security & Lifecycle challenges on a long term project

  • Understanding of software release process

  • Managing IT Delivery with multiple suppliers, customers and outsourcers.

  • Experience of testing strategy, planning and execution for functional and non-functional requirements.

  • Experience of working within a business critical environment with complex change control processes.

  • Demonstrable evidence of delivering projects of up to £10m.

  • Willingness to travel within the UK and abroad

Our offer

This challenging position offers the chance to contribute to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries. We offer a fulltime position in an informal, professional work and technical innovative environment with a lot of possibilities to develop yourself.

Besides your salary, we offer you the following:

  • 28 vacation days plus 8 bank holidays.

  • Flexible working hours

  • Couple Medical Cover

  • Training possibilities

  • Travel compensation


If you want to take on this demanding challenge in a dynamic environment, apply now by filling in the application form and upload your resume and motivation letter. For more information contact Jasper Pijnenburg Recruiter +31 413 49 44 08

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