Project Manager

£27,000 - £31,000 yearly
  • One to One Recruitment
  • York, UK
  • Nov 01, 2018
Full time Strategy-Planning

Job Description

Do you want to work in a dynamic and fast paced Projects team where no two days are the same?

Is it important to you that you are involved within all areas of the business and work with every department in some way?

We are recruiting for experienced Project Managers to be based in York who want to have a specific area of focus but who also want to provide project support to multiple and quite different projects. These vary from large multi-dimensional to short term bespoke and include international projects and programmes; always with an education / commercial bias.

Working with external stakeholders and ensuring the programmes are being delivered as per the funders’ expectations you will be;

  • Ensuring the programme is planned and implemented effectively and realistically
  • Building on, developing, reviewing and maintaining appropriate project documentation including risk registers, change control records, expenditure/budget records
  • Working with internal and external parties to identify and implement mitigating actions or to escalate issues
  • Implementing effective monitoring to measure progress towards agreed targets and milestones.
  • Managing relationships with other departments as well as sub-contractors and partners to maintain effective communication.
  • Ensuring that sub-contracting and partnership arrangements for the programme are appropriate and managed effectively.
  • Ensuring collection of, and enabling access to, accurate and timely data on which to base reporting, internally and externally. Analysing and interpreting this data.
  • Working with other teams to ensure accurate and timely reporting of performance against agreed targets, including preparing draft reports in line with the specification
  • Assisting in the development of proposals for new work.

Due to expansion, we are looking for a number of Project Managers so if you have a Project experience within commercial, not for profit, voluntary or the education sector that would be perfect. Your application will stand out if you have experience of working with remote colleagues and/or stakeholders, or if you have experience of working as part of a consortium.

In return, you will be able to work in a stimulating environment; if you have ideas and want to see them come to fruition this is the place to be! There is always something new happening and you will be continuously challenged with the support of a terrific team!

Excellent benefits including 30 days holiday plus bank holidays a great pension, flexible working hours as well as the opportunity to grow and develop personally and professionally.

Closing date: 20th November

Interviews: 29th and 30th November in York