Transition & Project Lead

Category: Project Management
City: Borders, Scotland - East, United Kingdom
Position ID: J1019-2802
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

Be part of something exciting and fast paced, join us as a Transformation & Project Leader in the Scottish Borders.
Do you want to take control of your future? Are you ready for the responsibility of working with high profile clients in the world’s most exciting sectors? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic company that gives you a direct stake in its success? If you do, we require a hands-on Project Lead, to work on a large transformation programme. Apply today and find out how CGI can match your career ambitions.

Due to the nature of the role all candidates must either hold already or be willing and eligible to hold UK Security Clearance to at least SC level.

Your future duties and responsibilities

As a Transition and Project Lead you'll be the person assigned to be responsible for the achievement of the project objectives. You will lead, direct and manage all aspects of the project, such as scope, effort, cost, quality, resources, communications, risks, procurement, as well as the project deliverables. Our Project Managers also plan and deliver the project/work-package to time, budget and quality in accordance with both the contract and internal CGI Management Frameworks.

You will manage change, identify risk and manage challenges by influencing external (e.g. client/partner) and internal (e.g. team and management) stakeholders; challenges deviations from agreements with members, suppliers or customers.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

In order to join us as a Transition and Project Lead you'll need to be able to demonstrate a track record of successful project delivery within a large infrastructure programme, ideally on a tech refresh or desktop rollout programme. Your application should clearly demonstrate what you have delivered and achieved in your project management career to date. Any professional Project Management accreditations and/or qualifications such as Prince2 or PMI’s PMPA would be a distinct advantage.

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.