Assistant IT Project Manager

Assistant IT Project Manager

  • Posted Date:21st April 2022
  • Apply Before: 31st May 2022
  • Job Type:Full Time
Job Description

Department: Information Technology
Reporting to: IT Business Systems Manager
Grade: 7
Salary: starting at £35,776 + 5% operational allowance
Base: Gravesend with occasional visits to other PLA offices and flexible working from home arrangements.
Closing date: 31 May 2022
Initial online interviews: ASAP
Interview date: On successful initial interview

Are you experienced in project management? The Port of London Authority is seeking someone to deliver IT solutions by engaging with users and managing IT projects through generation of detailed project documentation, management of resources and providing relevant technical expertise in support of the business system team’s drive to support the PLA to deliver continuous business improvement.

The ideal candidate will be degree educated, have proven project management skills with at least 3 years’ experience of implementing and configuring solutions to meet business requirements. You will have good a technical skillset including the Microsoft toolset (SQL Server, SharePoint, Microsoft 365, etc.)

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential to engage the wide range of internal and external customers and a pro-active and motivated attitude will serve you well in this highly-skilled and diverse team.

For further information or an informal discussion contact, Luke Steggles, IT Business Systems Manager, 01474 562301

Benefits package:

  • 28 days annual leave
  • Private medical insurance
  • Generous pension
  • Onsite parking with electric charging
  • Discounted membership with Gravesham Active Leisure
  • Access to Occupational Health, Mindfulness, Counselling and Physiotherapy
  • Workplace Nursery Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme

A full job description is available here.

To apply, please complete an application form (Word, PDF) and send it to recruitment@pla.co.uk before the closing date of 31 May 2022

You are required to have a Right to Work in UK, as currently the PLA is not a sponsor employer, therefore an offer of employment cannot be made unless you currently hold the rights to live and work in the UK.