Project Manager – Professional Services Transformation

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Education

Location: London

Type: Temporary

Date posted: 16/12/2020

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months

Salary: £400 per day


Allen Lane working with a high profile Russell Group university in the recruitment of an interim Project Manager.

Reporting to the delivery lead, you will join a bright, driven team of project management and change specialists in helping to deliver a portfolio of work-streams. A particular focus will be ensuring governance is adhered to effectively.

Key duties:

  • Confirming project objectives, scope and deliverables
  • Delivering the agreed project scope in line with the business case and budget and managing all request for changes to the agreed cost, time and scope
  • Defining schedules, time-scales and milestones and resource requirements to meet agreed time-lines.
  • Risk mitigation
  • Financial control

About you:

You must be an established Project Manager with a demonstrable track record in facilitating change within a large organisation. You will have a track record in delivering comprehensive governance in a change setting previously. You will use your strong communication and people skills to work with senior, influential academics.

As such, you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Approach to stakeholder management
  • Understanding and appreciation of operating in an academic environment
  • Experience of utilising data in project delivery
  • Experience of benefits delivery

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