Project Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
City of London, London
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Project Manager - North London - Immediate start

Your new company
A multidisciplinary leading practice is looking to appoint a Senior Project Manager to be based in North London.

Your new role
Your main responsibilities will be:

  • To ensure that all project management documentation meets the required quality standards as outlined in the practices`s toolkit
  • To plan the project, agree the plan with project board, and prepare detailed plans for each stage
  • To manage the project on a day to day basis
  • To identify and acquire required resources
  • To execute the plan, monitor progress and take the necessary corrective action
  • To report progress at agreed intervals to the project board, advising the board immediately if plan tolerance levels are exceeded
  • To identify and manage project risks
  • To manage the expectations of the business areas
  • To identify, define and manage delivery of project benefits

What you'll need to succeed

  • Detailed knowledge of project methodology
  • Detailed knowledge of project planning processes and techniques
  • Knowledge of potential sources of risk, trade-off options and their impact on project success
  • Understanding of change management
  • Understanding of RIBA stages and managing a wide range of consultants
  • Previous experience of managing a range of projects
  • Previous experience of managing a variety of senor stakeholder groups across a complex stakeholder landscape
  • Experience of developing and of working within a structured programme & project management framework
  • Experience of successfully managing programme and project risks and issues and understanding the impact of uncertainty on the programme or project
  • Experience of managing budgets to time, cost and quality requirements
  • Experience with Local Authorities/Public Sector (preferred)

What you'll get in return

  • Negotiable, depending on level of experience and qualifications
  • 37.5 hours a week
  • Annual leave 20-25 days

What you need to do now
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