Pentalog is delighted to announce the opening of a new position in the UK: Project Director.We are looking for someone who’s the right person at the right time, possessing the exact amount of experience and skills that will help us in our continuous growth.
Our ideal candidate would either have:
project management experience as a software publisher, in a small company (similar to a CTO),
work experience as a Project Manager, followed by Product Owner know-how,
or experience as a consultant in an IT service company, acting as Product Owner or Project Director.
In this role as a Project Director, you will:
Be responsible for the contractual and commercial relationship with the client;
Provide operational management for the project managers;
Ensure the implementation of and compliance to the Quality Management System within the assigned projects, which includes:
Contribute to improving current company practices related to project management;
Leverage his/her business expertise to handle pre-sales interventions or on-site consulting missions at the clients’ premises;
Travel to the clients’ offices for workshops, steering committees or business meetings.
– Verifying the Project Quality Plans and ensuring they are put into practice by the project team and the client;
– Applying adequate correction mechanisms whenever the context requires it;
– Monitoring the effects of the corrective and preventive actions taken on the projects under his/her watch;
– Preparing project KPIs and measuring goal achievement through every stage of the assigned projects;
Fluent English speaker;
Knowledge regarding budget management;
Experience as a business consultant.
Good communication and negotiation skills;
Conflict management skills;
Past experience in IT project management, in a multicultural environment;
Experience as a Product Owner/ CTO/ Consultant.
Project diversity: the portfolio of digital products built by Pentalog covers multiple industries, such as E-commerce, IoT, MedTech, FinTech, Media and more; our client base ranges from innovative startups, blue chips and leading industry players to GAFA companies;
Agile service delivery through every stage of an IT project;
Being part of a multicultural and professional environment, as well as a team committed to delivering software quality;
Continuous improvement through training and conference participation;
Private Health Insurance;
The possibility to bring your own creative and innovative ideas to life.
Intrigued by our job offer? Apply with your CV!
Candidates with an appealing CV and an equally engaging motivation letter would be greatly appreciated.