Project Manager/Consultant - eLearning - Arabic Speaking

Masters Recruitment Ltd
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager - Flexible hours

Location: London or Nottingham

Working week: Sunday - Thursday - Flexible times. (Sunday you would work from home).

We have an exciting new role for an experienced Arabic speaking Project Manager for e-learning software products. This role will be Project Managing clients in Middle East Region so you must have excellent Arabic speaking skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Defines, documents and manages projects with little to no supervision, working with multiple teams and global resources that may have differing priorities and working/cultural practices.
  • Delivers projects within the constraints of scope, time and cost to client specifications at agreed levels of quality.
  • Implements effective communication plans and operating rhythm with clients, including provision of regular and accurate status reports.
  • Uses influence to eliminate bottlenecks and potential resource alignment problems.
  • Actively participates in all phases of the project or specific phases of larger projects. Identifies, assesses and manages risks and issues to the success of the project.
  • Effectively manage project team conflicts, build collaborative partnerships with stakeholders, and obtain commitment to make decisions.
  • Estimates costs, timescales and resource requirements for the successful completion of each project to agreed scope and constraints.
  • Prepares and maintains project plans, tracks activities against the plan and holds individuals accountable for delivery and quality.
  • Monitors costs, timescales and resources used, and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances.
  • Ensures that deliverables are implemented within these criteria.
  • Maintain and create visibility around holistic view of the status and health of the project.
  • Ensures all stakeholders (internal and external) are aware of project scope and milestones. Highlights divergence from project scope and adjusts it where necessary to reflect changing circumstances.
  • Manages change control gaining agreement for revisions from clients and project stakeholders.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Proven full life cycle project management experience relating to projects in a global setting.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, gravitas and influencing skills.
  • Client focused Project Management experience.
  • Expertise with project management software such as Microsoft Project and PPM tools
  • Excellent communication (both written and oral), organization and interpersonal skills.
  • Provides organized and quality driven response to shifting priorities in project scope
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Required languages: English and Arabic

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • eLearning domain experience
  • Exposure to eLearning development process and tools
  • Line management
  • Educated to Bachelor degree level.
  • French speakers would be desired

Masters Recruitment Ltd