Project Manager

Home based / Belfast

4th October 2021

Job title: Project Manager 

Location: Home based / Belfast

Civica is one of the UK’s largest software companies, with over 30 years of proven expertise in delivering improved outcomes for public services around the world.

Life at Civica

Help us continue to build on 19 years of unbroken growth and maintain our position as a Top 2, UK software company.

Civica is one of the UK’s largest software companies, with over 30 years of proven expertise in delivering improved outcomes for public services around the world.

  • Blended working: less commuting, more time with your friends and family.
  • ‘Investors in People’ – Gold: We prioritise the development of our colleagues to match their ambition.
  • Top rated employer – Glassdoor: Our average length of service is 9 years.
  • Societal Impact: Our solutions impact positive societal change, supporting local Authorities, Schools, Police forces, the NHS and numerous Central Government offices.

The role – Project Manager

We are currently recruiting for a highly motivated Technical Project Manager, who will work with internal/external stakeholders and technical resources and be responsible for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring/control and delivery of multiple projects. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering project activities within agreed time, budget, and scope parameters.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the presales team to develop resourced and costed high-level project plans
  • Develop detailed delivery plans with input from senior/principal software engineers, technical SMEs and domain experts. Projects typically follow Agile development processes
  • Manage and forecast project resources on a P&L basis
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs
  • Work closely with the Programme Management Team to ensure consistent reporting to key stakeholders

Required Experience:

  • Project management experience delivering complex, bespoke technical projects from requirements gathering phase to closure, within scope and within budget
  • Experience of Agile design and delivery approaches such as Scrum methodology
  • Experience of delivering cloud-based solutions and microservices on Azure or AWS
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner Qualified
  • Commercially astute with excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Proven ability to contribute new ideas and better ways of working
  • Flexible and able to work under pressure and achieve tight deadlines

Civica is a Diversity Leader, ranked as one of the top European companies for workplace diversity and equality - Financial Times 2021.

Civica is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and supportive culture where diversity thrives, and all of our people excel. We believe that diversity stimulates innovation, enables us to deliver better outcomes for people and communities, supports the growth of our people, and delivers great results for our customers. Civica recruit, promote and reward our people based on their contribution, regardless of gender, race, disability, religion/belief, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.



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