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Head of IS Project Management, Archant Information Services, Norwich

Brand: Archant

Location: Norwich (Head Office)

Closing date: Oct. 13, 2017

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We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced senior project manager to lead our busy project management team. Working for one of the country’s leading regional media publishers, you will be responsible for the planning and management of IT projects throughout the Archant Group.

You will have project management experience within a systems integration and application development environment, from controlling the project scope, budget and change, to the managing of technical teams, sub contractors and third party suppliers. You will have the ability to take ownership and manage a team of project managers, to deliver results within tight deadlines.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent management, communication and presentation skills and be confident in building relationships with people at all levels.

This is a challenging role that demands excellent customer service and a patience and determination to get things done accurately, on time and on budget.

Archant is a privately owned media company that employs around 1,400 staff. It is the fifth largest regional newspaper publisher in the UK with titles in East Anglia, London, Kent and the South West, publishing 1.6 million copies a week in print and reaching six million readers a month online. Its portfolio of more than 50 news brands includes many magazines and numerous digital products.

We offer a competitive salary of up to £45k plus benefits including car allowance, 5 weeks’ annual leave and a contributory pension scheme. Additional benefits include Archant Gold (charity matched funding), tax-free Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, holiday discounts, access to a discount shopping website offering online and in-store discounts, reloadable cards & cash-back, Best Doctors and Doctors Online (medical advice), Employee Care Counselling and Advisory Service, Canada Life Bereavement and Probate Service, Westfield Health Scheme, retirement gift, long service award and Give as You Earn tax-free donations to charity.

To apply for this vacancy please complete an application form and email it together with your CV to Julie Jephson at Please enter “PM” in the subject header.

Closing date for receiving applications is Friday 13th October 2017.

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