Senior Project Manager

Posted 12 Feb 2024

Speedy Hire Plc

Newton-le-Willows (Project or Program Mgmt.)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Project or Program Mgmt.Recruiter Reference:SPD/TP/453170/17963
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Attractive

Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant, and support services – everything for every job!

Speedy is Transforming with our new Velocity strategy, we are undergoing one of our biggest digital and people focused transformations to build a bigger, better, stronger business for the future. 

Flexible hours available this includes job shares/ amended hours, we will consider all. Offering a work/life balance is of great importance to Speedy!  

We are looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager someone who thrives on challenge and working in a constantly changing and evolving environment.

At Speedy, we need motivated people who are ready to bring their whole self to work and give it their all in a fast-paced team committed to being the best!

The main responsibilities are to manage and deliver strategic projects for Speedy, in line with our corporate strategy. This will include managing the day-to-day activities of the project delivery team.

Working with the operational and support businesses to promote and ensure adherence to the PMO Governance processes and methodology.

Engaging with Programme and Project Managers to promote consistency across the portfolio to enable standardise reporting.

Supporting Transformation Managers and Project Sponsors to remove blockers and manage risk, issues, and dependencies across the portfolio.

Working with support teams to identify resource issues across the portfolio.

What you’ll need:

  • Prince 2, APM or other related Project Management qualifications required.
  • A minimum of five years' experience in project management.
  • Experience in Smartsheet or Microsoft Project.
  • Azure DevOps and Agile delivery experience would be beneficial.

What we offer:

  • Monthly cash car allowance or company car
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Health Cover
  • Life assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Free onsite parking 
  • Canteen facilities
  • 95% discount across the Speedy brand.
  • My Staff Shop: discounts and offers for shopping etc. across many suppliers. 
  • Green Commute Initiative: Work scheme for cycling 
  • Vita – Employee Assistance Program (EAP): Offers free and confidential support and counselling to help you through matters such as wellbeing, divorce, legal, and financial management.

Speedy offer a Career Line of Sight which enables a detailed understanding of the route to progression and growth within the Speedy Group.

Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.

Please be aware that some roles within The Speedy Group UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check.

The Speedy Group is an equal opportunity employer where we embrace diversity in all its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do the best work of their lives with us. 

Link below to our policies in line with our ESG Governance.

All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status. All roles within The Speedy Group require proof of right to work in the UK by the start of employment.

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