Job Specification

Job Title: Project Manager
Job Reference: TP6663
Job Location: Leeds, England
Salary: £31000 - £45000 per annum
Sector: IT
Job Keywords: Project, Manager,, Payments,, Transport,, Smart, Ticketing,, Prince, 2,, Public, Sector,, Procurement,, Systems,, IT,, Programme
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 06/07/2018

Job Details

Are you excited about smart ticketing, intelligent transport systems or smart travel in general? Do you have an interest in contactless payments? Would your CV benefit from getting some exposure in this sector at a high level? Then read on. As a Project Manager, working in a brand new team, for one of the UKs leading Transport Authorities, we need your Project Management experience to help deliver one of the key phases of a smart ticketing programme. It is the most crucial and final phase of the project where we bring all elements together. You have heard of the Oyster Card system in London, we are creating that for the North, a new multi-modal contactless ticketing system focused on ease use, fair pricing and enhanced passenger information... making your journey seamless. You will be a Project Manager who can truly make a difference to the way we live and you will be able to experience the tangible fruits of your labour. The exposure will take your career to the next level. This is initially a 15 month Fixed Term Contract… but it is envisaged that these will be made permanent. Your mandate as Project Manager will be to help deliver an account-based back office travel solution that allows passengers to make contactless bank card payments and enjoy a fair price promise on multi-modal, multi-operator journeys across the North. The Project manager will specifically look at the procurement, design, build and testing of an account based back office system. Any Project Management experience around Journey Planners, Transport Systems, Ticketing, contactless payments etc is highly desirable but not essential. What you will need is:- A proven track record as a Project Manager Experience working with Technical and Non-technical third parties Procurement within the public sector, who understands the regulations Systems / Software / Technology Project Management experience IT technical PM, who understands software systems build and implementation Ability to manage multiple projects Budget Management experience If you are excited about new system development, have knowledge of public sector procurement and want to get unique experience on the CV… please apply now for more information.

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Contact: Tom Pearson
Telephone: 0845 6000 965