Lakeside, Portsmouth
About The Role

Full Time – Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

35 hours per week - Monday to Friday

Are you an experienced Programme Manager looking to join a fast-growing digital business? Do you have a track record of successful project implementations through the full project life cycle? We are looking for a hands-on Project Manager to lead and mentor our existing change team (two project managers and one business analyst) through an exciting period in our growth!

Where do you fit in?

You will be responsible for leading the delivery of key workstreams that directly support the strategic growth ambitions of Checkatrade. You will lead our Change Team and have end to end responsibility for ensuring that the projects under your control deliver the agreed benefits to time, cost and quality. You will actively manage change, risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies (CRAID) and liaise with other project managers and colleagues to manage any project inter-dependencies.

What’s in it for you?

  • An opportunity to play a key role in the complete transformation of a household name that will positively impact business growth.
  • An opportunity to play a pivotal role in project delivery, supported by training to help you grow your career and be the best you can be!
  • An excellent benefits package and an opportunity to play an integral role in a fast-growing digital business. 

What do you need to succeed?

  • A track record of successful project implementations through the full project life cycle.
  • Knowledge of both Agile and Waterfall methodology.
  • Proven experience balancing multiple priorities in an evolving environment.
  • Prince 2 or similar qualification
  • Experience of guiding and mentoring small teams of project managers and Business Analysts.
  • Led IT focused projects and ideally knowledge of a CRM systems (although not essential)
About Us

About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our trade members continue to uphold these high standards.

With 50,000 trades available to help with your home improvement project, we’re here to help no matter how big or small the project you are undertaking is.

We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is a really exciting time to join our team.