National Grid Senior/Lead Project Manager – End User Computing in Waltham, Massachusetts

National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world - covering Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island and the UK.

We are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society, delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future. Every day we work with stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions.

_About the Position:_

The role is aimed at an energetic individual who values customer satisfaction and is dedicated to enhancing the user experience throughout project delivery. It will require management and oversight of a number of projects in the End User Compute environment across multiple sites in US and UK. Successful delivery will culminate in positive business change and benefits. This will be achieved by proactive project and program management with consistent Stakeholder communication across functions and up and down the management chain.

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_Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):_* *

  • Setting the direction of the projects to achieve the end goal

  • Managing projects within a business function utilizing all available resources and relationships.

  • Lead teams adhering to project governance. Ensure predictable and unexpected complexities are effectively managed through stakeholder communication & management.

  • Managing dependencies, risks, plans, costs and resourcing across interlinked projects.

  • Ensure that the project offers a range of options and implements a change which achieves the objectives that have been set and that the business benefits are realized.

  • Apply appropriate methodology and techniques and supervise and advise others on appropriate approach.

  • Operate as a role model for Valued Business Partner, championing similar behaviors across IS.

  • Operate as a coach and mentor to junior members of the team.

_Knowledge & Experience Required:_

o Recent experience in an end user computing role with focus on planning and deployment of large scale implementations.

o Strong grasp of business change principles and their application in an end user environment

o Experience of deployment to mobile platforms and mobile device management

o Experience of integration of end user computing as a service.

o Proven leadership, relationship, communication and presentation skills A strong track record of delivering IT projects.

o Minimum 5 years leading large infrastructure projects and programs

o Experience of operating as a Valued Business Partner to the end user community.

o Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

o Relevant industry certification (e.g.Prince 2) desirable.



  • This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

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Job: *Information Services

Organization: *Information Services

Title: Senior/Lead Project Manager – End User Computing

Location: MA-Waltham

Requisition ID: 20172778