IT Project Manager

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IT Project Manager
Hours:  40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB6633

Business Unit: Central Services
Location: Craigavon
Open To: Internal and External Applicants

The Company
Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 6,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe, across the US and in Asia. 
Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world.
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role
As a result of the continued growth and success of the Almac Group, we are currently recruiting for an IT Project Manager to work as part of the IS Projects Group. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all elements of small to medium scale IT projects.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac Group.

Working Pattern
This role is 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, and is eligible for standard flexi time (core hours of 1000 – 1600 hours) and partial home working.
At Almac we recognise the importance of maintaining a healthy work-life balance, therefore we also offer a range of flexible work patterns to accommodate our own growing family.

Essential Criteria

  • 3 A levels or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a Project Manager role in a minimum of three, successfully completed IS projects. The projects must be within one or more of the following IS areas:
  1. Implementation of “Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS)” applications
  2. I.T. Infrastructure
  3. Software Development

The projects must conform to one or more of the following criteria:

  1. Number of system users > 50
  2. Project Budget > £100,000.
  3. Size of Project Team > 6
  • Experience in working within and managing cross-functional project teams

Desirable Criteria

  • 3rd level qualification in an IS related discipline
  • PRINCE 2 certified
  • Experience in managing IS projects remotely
  • Experience in managing projects within a Pharmaceutical environment
  • Experience in Vendor selection processes

Competitive salary
Family friendly flexible working
Annual bonus
Employee recognition programme
Learning and development opportunities and support
Health promotions
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Marriage leave
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Westfield healthcare benefit
Paid medical appointments
Bereavement Leave
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced maternity pay
On site physiotherapist
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit

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Closing Date: Sunday 25th July 2021 at 5pm

  • Permanent
  • Craigavon
  • Closing date: Sunday 25 Jul 2021
  • Salary: £32000
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