Project Manager

Recruiter
Spencer Clarke Group Limited
Location
Worcester
Salary
420.00 GBP Annual
Posted
01 Feb 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent

Spencer Clarke Group are working with Worcestershire Council to appoint a Project Manager to their team. The role is on a full time, agency contract for a minimum of 3 months which is highly likely to be extended on an ongoing basis.

The working hours are Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00 with the role offering a rate of pay of GBP420 per day.

Purpose of the role:

  • To manage, support and deliver projects and work packages to agreed project management standards (i.e. PRINCE2).
  • To produce and manage relevant documentation and project plans to a range of internal stakeholders including County Councillors, Directors, members of the public, unions, and external partners and agencies.
  • To ensure that projects deliver to Time, Cost, and Quality and ensure that benefits are realised in line with the Business Case.
  • To lead projects within the County Council and with partner organisations as required which have cross directorate impacts.
  • To apply appropriate change management methods to achieve sustainable change.

Experience Required:

It is essential that the post holder has:

  • Substantial relevant experience of large project/programme and /or change management activity within a complex organisation.
  • Significant period of working/managing within local government or large private sector organisations.
  • Significant experience of managing people through working with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Significant experience of change management techniques and their application.

It is desirable that the post holder has:

  • Understanding of procurement procedures.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

It is essential that the post holder has:

  • Detailed knowledge of resource issues and implications of managing a multi-faceted project.
  • Detailed knowledge of process re-engineering processes and its application.
  • Detailed knowledge of change management techniques and their application.
  • Significant practicalexperience of using Microsoft Project.
  • Significant experience of budget management and reporting.
  • Ability to deliver projects to resource targets.

Here at Spencer Clarke Group we provide workers with their own dedicated, expert consultant with extensive market knowledge.

Here are just a few of the benefits of working with us:

  • Access to a huge range of excusive temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Post-Placement Aftercare
  • Subsidised training specific to your role
  • Free DBS Checks
  • Loyalty Reward Scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers.
  • Market Leading referrals of up to GBP500.

If this role is of interest to you and would like to apply, please contact Richard at Spencer Clarke Group as soon as possible.