Project manager

East of England Permanent £34,304 - £40,927
  • Well known UK Based University
  • Exciting change programme

About Our Client

UEA is a world leading research institution which is based on a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 17,000 students. UEA is one of six organisations that together forms the Norwich Research Park (NRP) Partnership; home to nearly 3,000 scientists working in several world ranked institutions and a world leading centre for environment, health and plant science research. At UEA we come together from different fields to learn, innovate, collaborate and help create a better future.

Job Description

  • Managing all stages of the project lifecycle from start-up through to closure, including:
  • working with stakeholders to fully scope and document project requirements;
  • ensuring tasks are delivered within planned timeframes;
  • managing project financials (e.g. budget management and reporting);
  • managing project risks, issues and dependencies;
  • resource management for assigned projects, including external consultancy, where required;
  • managing stakeholder relationships;
  • monitoring and regular formal reporting on project status to stakeholders and project boards;
  • managing project closure processes;
  • lead post-project reviews, making recommendations for improvements to PMO project management processes based on findings.
  • Developing, managing and implementing comprehensive project plans using appropriate project management methodologies
  • Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation
  • Facilitating Project Board meetings, providing regular progress reports and recommending appropriate actions

The Successful Applicant

-Proven experience in project management or a related field

-Knowledge and experience of project management methodologies e.g. Waterfall

-Stakeholder analysis and management

-Project definition and planning

-Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations

-Educated to degree level or equivalent qualifications or directly relevant experience

-Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills

-Good grasp of modern technologies and tooling

-Able to lead, manage and inspire others

What's on Offer

Fantasic opportunity to work with a world leading university, Fully remote working, good work package

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Thahir Ahmed
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+44 207 269 2143

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Thahir Ahmed
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+44 207 269 2143
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