Senior Project Manager

KS Resourcing
£45000 - £60000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An incredibly exciting position has arisen for a Senior Project Manager at one of the UK’s leading interactive science centres with over 300,000 visitors each year!!
They are in an exciting period of change which includes the redesign of the majority of their ground floor exhibition, entrance space, café and shop and therefore an experienced Project Manager is required to lead and complete this £4.2m capital project, over a 2 year time frame.
Overall Description:
This role will be pivotal to successful project delivery - fully managing the development and delivery of complex elements from digital infrastructure and building work to CRM and ticketing systems and exhibition installs. You will be involved from the beginning of the project, working with internal exhibition design, content and estates teams as well as external designers and contractors. You will be the main link between internal and external stakeholders and QS - strong co-ordination and communications are key. You be responsible for implementing the complete project end to end process and have primary responsibility for ensuring the project’s objectives are delivered on time and within budget.
Key Tasks:
• Set up and manage project budgets, time planning and schedules. • Define work scope for all team leaders to deliver and establish a regular reporting strategy • Maintain good working relationships between Construction, Creative, and Technical Departments to ensure that all aspects of the project are successfully integrated and executed.
Key Skills:
You’ll have substantial Senior Project Manager experience in the exhibition/visitor experience sector • A recognised Project Management qualification or similar • You’ll have a track record of managing multiple projects and ensuring key milestones and deadlines are met • Experience of establishing and maintaining cross-departmental working relationships, including those with senior managers and Trustees. • Proven experience of communication at all levels both internally and externally • Proven experience of developing positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders • A determined approach to deliver against specific project targets within specified time frames. You will need to comfortable working with CAD drawings and layouts.
Candidates who have not received a reply to their application within 7 days must assume that their application has become unsuccessful