Job description


IT Project Manager (0374)

  • Location:
    Kingston, Preston

dnata Travel Group, part of the Emirates Group, includes the brands of Gold Medal, Netflights, Travelbag, Travel Republic, and Sunmaster. These brands are based at offices across the UK including Preston (Leyland), Kingston-upon-Thames, Chester and Halifax.

We are now recruiting for an IT Project Manager to own, lead and manage the planning, initiation, delivery and closure of projects, ensuring that the projects are delivered to time, to budget and to quality standards. You will also plan, coordinate and monitor projects and be self-directed, proactive and innovative in the management of your own workload and the risks, issues and dependencies to successful business outcomes.

Job Accountabilities

• Manage virtual high-performing project teams in a matrix environment spanning internationally
• Deliver a high quality of Project management of IT projects within the dnata Project Management framework
• Ensure that projects are initiated correctly and within the delivery framework governance model
• Identify and manage risks, issues, dependencies & assumptions across all projects.
• Support the development of the business case and feasibility studies with key business stakeholders
• Construct, maintain and report on budgets for projects and be responsible for early indication of variances outside agreed tolerance levels.
• Responsible for quality management of the projects deliverables, ensuring adequate quality control and quality assurance.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of proven experience working in Agile IT Delivery as an IT Project Manager or Senior IT
    Project Manager.
  • A demonstrable track record of managing and delivering complex projects within a software focussed
    environment, preferably within the Travel Industry experience.
  • Project planning and organisation skills
  • Problem solving and analytical

For more information, please click on the job description below.

This role can be based  in either Kingston or Preston (Leyland). The newly renovated Kingston office is  just 5 minutes’ walk from Norbiton Station or 10-15 minutes from Kingston station offering good transport links from the Greater London area.

Our Preston (Leyland) office is our state of the art flagship office for the UK and is only 10 minutes’ drive from junction 29 of the M6.

Our employees enjoy many benefits including life assurance, pension scheme, travel discounts and industry/social events.

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Clarendon House, 147 London Road, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, United Kingdom, KT2 6NH
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