Project Manager x 2 – Online Programme Management

£ Competitive + Bonus + Benefits   •   Essex or London   •   Permanent   •   Full Time   •   ASAP

Posted on:   •   Category: Project Management

One of the world’s largest higher education services companies is looking for two Project Managers to join their Service Delivery team, a newly formed dynamic, fast moving team, identifying, winning and delivering services and products that support teaching and learning in a blended and online environment.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, the Project Manager will be primarily dedicated to managing online programmes. The main responsibilities include:

  • Leading and managing a Project team to ensure successful delivery to time and to budget
  • Using best practice PMO methodology to plan project activities
  • Working closely with the internal project team, defining the project scope and deliverables
  • Managing regular team meetings, liaising with internal departments when required
  • Ensuring adequate resources are assigned, based on recommendations and requirements
  • Maintaining accurate project plans, managing scope, tracking milestones
  • Communicating effectively to all stakeholders and project members with project updates
  • Identifying and managing risk, communicating problems/issues as they arise
  • Maintaining product information in Oracle/EPM, managing budget/costs against initial P&L
  • Contributing to process and procedural updates, proactively suggesting improved workflows.

The successful candidate will have significant project management experience, with proven ability to work collaboratively whilst leading a project team, and experience of managing multiple large/complex projects. You will have excellent organisational and communication skills and be an expert in managing budgets and tight schedules. A formal project management qualification is desirable but not essential, as is knowledge of blended or online learning environments.

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, bonus, and strong benefits.

To apply for this position, click on the Apply Now button below or send your CV to enquiries@telferpartners.com quoting the reference TP 447. For an initial, confidential discussion please call us on +44(0)1223632510.

Early applications are preferred.

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