Careers at Commercial

Project Manager (IT)



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Available on request

Working Hours

Full-Time 37.5 hours per week


We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual to join our IT Project Management team. Delivering over 200 projects per year, the IT Services team is a busy, challenging and rewarding environment where service excellence is vital to the success of our business.

The successful candidate will be part of a team of 3 Project Management / Project Co-ordination staff, working within a wider team of 10 IT consultants.

The role involves managing two different type of projects:

    1. Small scale implementations requiring 1 – 10 days of professional services resource – at any one time the Project Manager may be handling 10 – 15 such projects where we are implementing an IT solution. This work is about fast, accurate work to co-ordinate all the different component parts of a successful project requiring :
    2.  Large implementations requiring 10 – 120 days of professional services resourcethe Project Manager will also be spending approximately 50% of their time leading more complex projects.


  • Attend and lead client project kick-off meeting
  • Manage project delivery using internal based tools and documentation
  • Lead the planning, implementation and resource of the project
  • Assist the Technical Architects with project scoping and planning
  • Track hardware/software deliverables to fulfill project requirements
  • Effectively control risks, scope changes and project quality
  • Manage project issues to swift and successful resolutions
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of project to all key stakeholders
  • Drive lessons learnt/end project reviews
  • Ensure all project documentation is compliant with ISO 9001
  • Proactively monitor all financial elements of the project and instruct on invoicing accordingly


  • Previous experience delivering large multi-workstream projects
  • Prince 2 qualification is desirable but not essential
  • Customer facing with a highly professional manner
  • A strong team player with excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Customer facing with a highly professional manner
  • Ability to prioritise work under pressure
  • Capable of managing multiple projects to tight deadlines
  • A fast-learner, able to take the initiative


  • Competitive basic salary plus bonus
  • Company laptop
  • Company mobile phone
  • Company car
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with length of service up to 29 days
  • We also offer other benefits including a Company contributory pension scheme, childcare voucher scheme and cycle to work scheme.


37.5 hours per week to be worked between the hours of 9:00am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday. However, occasional overtime may be required to meet the needs of the business.


Commercial Group was established in 1991 and has become a fast-growing Business Services company. Today, comprising of 4 divisions; IT Services, Office Supplies, Interiors and Print, the £65m turnover Company is renowned for delivering superior quality product, service and consultancy to business nationwide.

We are currently embarking on exciting and ambitious growth plans to grow to a turnover of £70m by 2019 so we need talented people to support this growth. We understand that superior performance starts and ends with our people; people with passion who like to make a difference and most importantly love what they do. If you would like to be a part of this exciting journey then we would love to hear from you!

As a leading IT Solutions provider, our IT Services Division designs, implements and supports the IT infrastructures of some of the UK’s top organisations within both the public and private sector. Commercial IT services offer tailored solutions and support for both on-premise and cloud based IT requirements. No client has the same needs; our solutions and support packages are tailored to the specific requirements of each client.

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Contact our head of HR Jenny Hodgson for an informal chat on 01242 703400 or fill in our form.

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