EY IT Project Manager - Tech Transformation in Ireland

IT Project Manager - Tech Transformation


Requisition # IRE001UJ

Post Date Jan 18, 2018

IT Project Manager

At EY, we are expanding our Advisory practice and specifically building our Performance Improvement (PI) team. Due to this expansion we are seeking to recruit high achieving IT Delivery individuals (Programme and Senior Project managers) to be part of our growing business.

As an IT Delivery specialist in IT Advisory, you’ll be responsible for building valuable relationships with our clients and to develop a track-record of delivery that is recognised throughout the market.

Client Delivery: You’ll be responsible for delivering key strategic programmes for blue-chip clients, ensuring service quality on one or more engagements at a time, leveraging your knowledge and sector experience to transform client IT deployments to deliver business value.

Business Development: You’ll be responsible for leading proposals and client presentations for complex projects or elements of highly complex programmes that require significant involvement from vendors, and provide subject matter insight to bids and proposals.

Thought Leadership: Drawing on your skills and experience, you’ll create innovative insights for clients looking to leverage their vendor framework, improve their ITO offerings, adapt methods and practices to fit operational team and cultural needs, and contribute to thought leadership.

Technical Skills requirements

You’ll have knowledge and experience of a number of the following areas:

  • A proven track record of delivering business value from IT as a delivery manager / senior project manager

  • Have a proven ability to be able to take a ‘big picture’ delivery and project management view as well as being able to work at a detailed level across a broad range of contract types and engagement approaches

  • Having a track record of delivery within a number of large scale IT transformation programmes, taking ownership of delivery across internal client teams

  • Have experience in seeking the alignment of business and IT, operating across organisational and technology silos to drive common approaches, delivering sustainable, agile and re-usable solutions

  • Accreditation and practitioner experience of a range of Project Management approaches including PRINCE II, PMI, Agile, etc.

  • Have a Programme and Project Management track record with a blue chip consulting or systems integration firm or as an IT Senior Manager within a leading Enterprise/Organisation

  • Be comfortable working with client executives and senior management

  • Have worked in one or more of the following sectors: Utilities, Banking, Consumer Goods, Tech and Media, Public Sector, Health, Transport

Ideally to have experience in one or more of the following specialisms: Service Management, Cloud, Integration, Data Management, Test and QA.

Client responsibilities

  • Lead ITA engagements

  • Manage financial aspects of client engagements and communicate significant issues, fees, and estimates to complete to vendors and clients

  • Work with directors to generate new business opportunities and build client networks and relationships

  • Understand all our service offerings and actively identify opportunities to better serve clients

  • Build strong internal relationships

People responsibilities

  • Develop people through effectively supervising, coaching, and mentoring all levels of staff

  • Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for all levels of staff

  • Contribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training ITA professionals

  • Maintain an educational programme to continually develop personal skills

  • Understand, follow and lead staff in workplace policies and procedures

If you have keen interest in IT in Ireland as well as intellectual curiosity and energy, then the EY Performance Improvement IT Advisory team could be exactly the right place for you.