Innovative. Customer Focused. Agile. Open and Engaging. Entrepreneurial. These are our key attitudes and the way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the IT Project Manager opportunity This role will be a mix of working from home and our Huddersfield office. So you will need to be within a commutable distance to Huddersfield.
The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role. We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting. But, we promise to listen
How will you support us?
As an IT Project Manager your primary function will be to plan, coordinate and ensure successful delivery of multiple projects and associated responsibilities that meet programme and business needs. You will be leading on multi-projects with varying levels of complexity. You could find yourself; planning the migration of a network, sourcing and procuring of hardware - PC's servers, WIFI, cabling etc. Along with communicating with key stakeholders on project updates.
Key responsibilities as an IT Project Manager include;
- Ensuring the infrastructure projects outcomes are achieved and delivered in line with project milestones and deadlines
- Be the leader on key projects, including stakeholder management and communications management
- Plan effectively for the whole project lifecycle working efficiently with cross-functional management and support teams to ensure smooth and effective migration from project to live running and ongoing support
- Taking responsibility for budget management
What kind of person are we looking for?
First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?
To be suitable for the IT Project Manager role you will have:
- Exceptional Project Management experience, ideally within an IT environment
- Confident with communication and negotiation skills
- First class planning, organizational and time management skills
- Reliable and flexible traits as there will be occasional travel
Who are Saint-Gobain?
Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first - the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.
You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain Technology Services - this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.
Our Ambition as a business?
At Saint-Gobain, our purpose is to 'Make the world a better home'. We are both manufacturers and distributors. Together with and for our customers, we design materials and solutions that have a positive impact on everyone's life and provide well-being, quality of life and performance, while caring for the planet. Our materials can be found everywhere in our living places and daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications.
Our purpose is focussed on the future and guides our actions to unleash both individual and collectives efforts to make sure everyone can live in a better world. It calls on us to innovate openly with the goal of better uniting humanity and nature for the common good. Our purpose is also based on strong values that guide us. We carry out our business in compliance with our Principles of Conduct and Action and the humanist values that are permeate our culture - listening, dialog, care, trust and respect for difference, all of which are central to our commitment to act every day to make the world a more beautiful and sustainable place.
Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.
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