Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd

Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Project Manager, Legal IT Software / Applications, Law Firm, London Project Manager required to work for a Law Firm in the City. This is to provide a huge overhaul on their Finance Applications and you MUST have experience of Legal IT Software / Applications such as Thomson Reuters Elite 3E and Aderant etc. It is ESSENTIAL that you have this exposure. Essential skills / experience: A minimum of three years' previous IT project management experience, MUST be within a Legal IT / Law Firm environment; Have demonstrable budgeting/cost management and resourcing experience; Have sound understanding and demonstrable experience of project management processes, standards and governance; Ability to prioritise multiple varied deliverables with demonstrable organisational and time management skills; Have proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with senior management and stake holders; Be used to working with change management protocols/processes; Exceptional communication skills - both written and verbal; Proficiency in drafting reports for submission to the IT Director; Personal authority, independence, robustness and resilience; Sharp business acumen, including the ability to assess risk; Strong IT skills, utilising where necessary MS Project or similar; Certified in a project methodology, e.g. Prince 2 This is a great, exciting project and is likely to roll after the initial 3 months. Rate is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Project Manager, Functional Project Consultant, Media, SaaS, London Media Project Manager / Senior Functional Consultant / Functional Business Analyst required to work for a fast growing SaaS business based in Central London. This is to join a fruitful Media division that is ever growing and we would like at least the top TWO of the following (in the following order): Consulting experience / Senior BA / Project Management experience Experience within the Media / Digital Media sector Some Salesforce knowledge / experience Knowledge of Sales Automation tools Any experience of Digital Transformation projects from a Project Management or Business Analysis perspective would certainly be welcomed. Read on for more details… Essential . 4+ years' experience in a customer-facing consulting position ? . Media industry knowledge and experience is essential ? . Experience configuring software packages as part of an implementation or roll-out from a Project Management or Business Analysis perspective ? . Proven track record of end-to-end delivery, including analysis, build and test phases ? . Ideally, understanding of the Salesforce platform ? . Knowledge of business analysis tools and techniques ? . Swift learner, self-directed and organised with a keen eye towards high-quality, on-time work ? . Strong ability to convey technical information to a non-technical audience and vice- versa ? . Strong customer facing skills? . Ability to gather requirements, understand constraints and run workshops and meetings ?using structured and non-structure methods ? . Excellent presentation and written communication skills ? . Team player, ability to collaborate and lead an effective team ? This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager, Professional Services, Senior PMO Set Up, West End Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager required to work for a Law Firm based in the West End of London. The Programme Manager / Senior Project Manager will be a key part of the newly created Project Management Office (PMO). The PMO team is responsible for the planning, coordination, reporting and management of projects across the firm. The Programme Manager / Senior Project Manager will work with the CIO to ensure that all projects are delivered successfully and add the highest possible value to the firm. The individual will provide guidance to project managers and business analysts, leveraging flexible third party resources. This is a great opportunity and it would be ESSENTIAL for you to come from a Professional Services background. You must also have been involved in a senior strategic role previously where you have set up a PMO function at a high level, from scratch. You will be a Pragmatic individual who will have the ability to educate Partners of the firm (including the Managing Partner) on the value of a PMO Function with a strong leader. There is simply NO Project Governance in place currently and this is what you will be there to also do! We need a good, solid communicator who will not be phased standing in front of a series of partners to present various programme / project strategies. The soft skills are equally as important as the hard ones. Read on for more details… Duties and responsibilities: Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects Decide on suitable strategies, budgets and objectives for projects Coordinate cross-project activities Lead and evaluate project managers and other staff Develop and control deadlines, budgets and activities Apply change, risk and resource management Resolve projects' higher scope issues Prepare reports for senior management. Personal attributes: Proven experience as a lead/senior project manager Thorough understanding of project/programme management techniques and methods Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles Outstanding leadership and management skills Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to convey technical information to non-technical staff Good interpersonal skills, ability to work closely with people at all levels within the firm Ability to think and work independently, and as part of a team and to take responsibility for key tasks Be adaptable to changing requirements and technologies A high standard of written and oral communication with attention to detail Positive and robust attitude with a high level of personal motivation Flexible approach to working. Experience required: Proven track record of delivering multimillion pound projects to time, cost and quality controls Prince II/PMQ/MPM essential MSP Practitioner desirable Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software (Basecamp, MS Project etc.) Knowledge of professional services and partnership environments advantageous. This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 11, 2018
Business Analyst, Professional Services, Six Sigma, City, London Business Analyst required to work for a Professional Services business based in the City of London. You will have Business Analysis skills within a Professional Services environment (Banking, Legal, Finance, Insurance, Accountancy, Consultancy etc) and you will ideally have the CBAP certification, along with Lean Six Sigma exposure. The Business Analysts performs the role of scrutinising business processes, finding efficiencies and translating user requirements. Using analytical thinking through a structured framework, the Business Analyst produces well-documented requirements and user journeys, identifying areas for efficiency savings, often through the leverage of services and technology. We DO NOT want a Business Analyst who is only focused purely on technology - you must have clear business related Business Analysis experience as well. Read on for more details… Main duties & responsibilities: Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing solution proposals Performing requirements analysis Documenting and communicating analysis results Inputting into the creation of business cases for projects Conducting meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings Effectively communicating insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management Personal attributes: Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised to meet the varied needs of the firm Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills Ability to work effectively under pressure and flexibly when required Excellent attention to detail essential Strong organisational skills with ability to prioritise workload Ability to pick up new systems and procedures quickly A high standard of written and oral communication with attention to detail Positive and robust attitude with a high level of personal motivation Skills required: CBAP / BCS Business Analysis, Lean Six Sigma preferred ITIL foundation, Prince II, UML desirable Excellent administration, organisational and prioritisation skills with ability to manage time efficiently Experience of working within the professional services sector is highly desirable (not essential) Strong skills in Microsoft Office, ideally Microsoft Office Specialist certified This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 09, 2018
Functional Business Analyst, Functional Consultant, Media, SaaS, London Senior Functional Consultant / Functional Business Analyst required to work for a fast growing SaaS business based in Central London. This is to join a fruitful Media division that is ever growing and we need the following (in the following order): Consulting experience / Senior BA experience Experience within the Media / Digital Media sector Some Salesforce knowledge / experience Knowledge of Sales Automation tools Read on for more details… Essential . 4+ years' experience in a customer-facing consulting position ? . Media industry knowledge and experience is essential ? . Experience configuring software packages as part of an implementation or roll-out ? . Proven track record of end-to-end delivery, including analysis, build and test phases ? . Understanding of the Salesforce platform ? . Knowledge of business analysis tools and techniques ? . Swift learner, self-directed and organised with a keen eye towards high-quality, on-time work ? . Strong ability to convey technical information to a non-technical audience and vice- versa ? . Strong customer facing skills? . Ability to gather requirements, understand constraints and run workshops and meetings ?using structured and non-structure methods ? . Excellent presentation and written communication skills ? . Team player, ability to collaborate and lead an effective team ? This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Oct 09, 2018
Head of IT Product Development, Testing, Business Analysis, Professional Services, Manchester PLEASE READ BEFORE APPLYING - We need a senior individual who understands the impact 'Product Change' has on a Professional Services business. We need you to understand how to quantify product change almost to the minute where you would be presenting this information to partners and senior individuals within the firm. We ONLY want people who understand Product Change (including the analysis involved, the testing, the implementation, the launch, the time involved etc) and people who have worked within a Professional Services environment such as Legal, Insurance, Banking, Finance, Accountancy etc. Read on for more details… Head of IT Product Development required to work for a Professional Services business based in Central Manchester. You will have previous experience of the likes of IT Product Development and Digital Transformation, along with understanding Development teams, Testing teams, Business Analyst teams and Project Management teams. All of these are equally important. You MUST come from a Professional Services background. The candidate will be highly organised, analytical and innovative, with strong negotiation, diplomacy and interpersonal skills. A sound commercial awareness and ability to work to tight deadlines, anticipate and react to change is essential. Read on for more details… Purpose of the role: The primary purpose of this role is to take responsibility for the successful operation and development of the key software solutions and services. The role is essential to the future growth and success of the firm, it is a great opportunity to drive product innovation and Influence technology product strategies that will future proof the company's digital customer experience. The successful candidate will maintain and lead the creative engine of the Technology Department (Development, Business Analysts and Testing teams). Main Responsibilities: Forming part of the IT Leadership team you will work collaboratively across the IT department and the Firm focusing and motivating all staff You will be responsible for the leadership of the Development, Business Analysts and Testing teams and will recruit, lead, motivate, develop and manage the performance of direct reports, building a high calibre team with the skills and capabilities needed to deliver the required results Management of any risks or issues which may arise and escalate when appropriate Focus mainly on the customer experience and build products that will engage, entice and excite them Develop Digital Product Strategy for the business, with a focus on increasing customer engagement and experience to drive revenue Liaise with clients and business representatives to understand the needs of business Ensure compliance to product solution design in the implementation of projects Explain design issues and IT solution strategies to stakeholders and other IT professionals Keep accurate record of materials used, expected deliverables, and milestones achieved Monitor and Maintain the quality of the teams output by implementing KPI's for all service areas Report on the activities and accuracy of Business Analysts, developers and Testers on IT solutions Responsible for employee engagement, satisfaction and productivity gains Manage multiple concurrent initiatives and projects of varying sizes and complexity Identify, manage and mitigate all risks and Issues Work closely with other business functions to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements Stimulate innovation internally through collaboration in key business initiatives and external networks Introduce a talent management framework to help identify skills gaps and opportunity to develop staff Essential skills: Experience of implementing Machine Learning and AI technologies Implementing Client Portal technologies The ability to grasp complex problems and come up with solutions in a simple and effective mannerExcellent communications skills, with the ability to present to a wide range of audiences Ability to motivate others and lead change Extensive project management experience using industry standard methodologies such as Prince2 and Agile Experience of managing scrums and initiating communities of practice Ability to manage, motivate, collaborate and communicate to cross-functional teams Experience delivering cross departmental, multi work stream projects Imaginative and creative thinking skills Ability to analyse and critically assess problems utilising industry standard tools Understanding of history, and cultural and environmental concerns Ability to see the big picture as well as giving attention to the smallest detail Ability to effectively work with stakeholders at all levels Problem solving and critical thinking skills Ability to forecast resource requirements, budget costs and work successfully under pressure on multiple projects This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 08, 2018
Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager, Professional Services, Legal IT, Senior PMO, West End Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager required to work for a Law Firm based in the West End of London. The Programme Manager / Senior Project Manager will be a key part of the newly created Project Management Office (PMO). The PMO team is responsible for the planning, coordination, reporting and management of projects across the firm. The Programme Manager / Senior Project Manager will work with the CIO to ensure that all projects are delivered successfully and add the highest possible value to the firm. The individual will provide guidance to project managers and business analysts, leveraging flexible third party resources. This is a great opportunity and it would be preferable for you to come from a Legal IT background, but ESSENTIAL for you to come from a Professional Services background. You must also have been involved in a senior strategic role previously where you have set up a PMO function at a high level, from scratch. You will be a Pragmatic individual who will have the ability to educate Partners of the firm (including the Managing Partner) on the value of a PMO Function with a strong leader. There is simply NO Project Governance in place currently and this is what you will be there to also do! Read on for more details… Duties and responsibilities: Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects Decide on suitable strategies, budgets and objectives for projects Coordinate cross-project activities Lead and evaluate project managers and other staff Develop and control deadlines, budgets and activities Apply change, risk and resource management Resolve projects' higher scope issues Prepare reports for senior management. Personal attributes: Proven experience as a lead/senior project manager Thorough understanding of project/programme management techniques and methods Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles Outstanding leadership and management skills Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to convey technical information to non-technical staff Good interpersonal skills, ability to work closely with people at all levels within the firm Ability to think and work independently, and as part of a team and to take responsibility for key tasks Be adaptable to changing requirements and technologies A high standard of written and oral communication with attention to detail Positive and robust attitude with a high level of personal motivation Flexible approach to working. Experience required: Proven track record of delivering multimillion pound projects to time, cost and quality controls Prince II/PMQ/MPM essential MSP Practitioner desirable Excellent knowledge of MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software (Basecamp, MS Project etc.) Knowledge of professional services and partnership environments advantageous. This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 07, 2018
Business Analyst, Professional Services, CBAP/BCS, Lean Six Sigma, Docklands Business Analyst required to work for a Professional Services business based in Docklands. You will have Business Analysis skills within a Professional Services environment (Banking, Legal, Finance, Insurance, Accountancy, Consultancy etc) and you MUST have CBAP/BCS skills, along with Lean Six Sigma exposure. The Business Analysts performs the role of scrutinising business processes, finding efficiencies and translating user requirements. Using analytical thinking through a structured framework, the Business Analyst produces well-documented requirements and user journeys, identifying areas for efficiency savings, often through the leverage of services and technology. We DO NOT want a Business Analyst who is only focused purely on technology - you must have clear business related Business Analysis experience as well. Read on for more details… Main duties & responsibilities: Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing solution proposals Performing requirements analysis Documenting and communicating analysis results Inputting into the creation of business cases for projects Conducting meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings Effectively communicating insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management Personal attributes: Ability to work both as part of a team and unsupervised to meet the varied needs of the firm Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills Ability to work effectively under pressure and flexibly when required Excellent attention to detail essential Strong organisational skills with ability to prioritise workload Ability to pick up new systems and procedures quickly A high standard of written and oral communication with attention to detail Positive and robust attitude with a high level of personal motivation Skills required: CBAP / BCS Business Analysis, Lean Six Sigma essential ITIL foundation, Prince II, UML desirable Excellent administration, organisational and prioritisation skills with ability to manage time efficiently Experience of working within the professional services sector is highly desirable (not essential) Strong skills in Microsoft Office, ideally Microsoft Office Specialist certified This is a great opportunity and salary is dependent upon experience. Apply now for more details.
Carrington Recruitment Solutions Ltd London, UK
Oct 04, 2018
Business Analyst, Business Consultant, Media Industry, SaaS, CRM Business Analyst required with Business focused consulting skills required to work for a fast growing SaaS business. You MUST have experience within the Media sector, preferably with a key publisher such as Sky, News International Newsgroup, ITV.com, BBC, MailOnline, Telegraph online etc. Or you may have even worked for one of the key Digital agencies that liaised with key publishers. We DO NOT want someone who is solely focused on technology projects and absolutely need a business focused BA. Ideally you would have had some involvement with engaging with CRM platforms such as Salesforce in your travels. I appreciate this specification is vague! If you want to find out more, please apply now. Salary is dependent upon experience.