Reference: A4556Description: As one of the top 300 universities in the world and this year a recipient of the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, Plymouth University is one of the UK's most prominent and dynamic Higher Education Institutions. Committed to delivering a first class, first choice student experience and enjoying a leading reputation for excellence in teaching and learning alongside world-class research, it is also distinguished by its long-term engagement with business and enterprise. The University is now seeking to appoint a Project Manager within the Project Management Office. This post is part of a small core team that reports to the Head of the Project Management Office. You will have excellent planning organisation and time management skills, excellent communication skills (verbal, written and presentation skills), be analytical and a good problem solver, able to work independently and as part of the PMO team, able to broker agreements through negotiating and influencing, have advanced working knowledge of contemporary MS Office Suite, and knowledge/experience of collaboration and planning tools (MS Sharepoint/ MS Project). You will also be an accredited registered and practicing Project or Programme Manager (PRINCE2, MSP or APM) with a track record of successful delivery. Project Managers in the University work both with academic colleagues and other professional services on a range of strategic and multi-disciplinary activities, so evidence of successful working across multi-stakeholder projects is essential.This is a full-time position, working 37 hours per week, on a permanent basis.
Plymouth University is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women's career in STEMM academia.
Job DescriptionRegion: Location: PlymouthSalary: £32277 to £37394 pa- Grade 7Package: Full-time, Permanent
Posted 137 days ago