Our central government client are currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their team on a new contract.
Contract Length: Until end of September
Location: Remote but will need to be on site in London for the event in September
IR35: In scope
Pay Rate to Candidate: Up to £650 per day umbrella
Oversee the team who deliver the policy content and oversee the logistics also. Doesn’t need to be an out and out PM but show they can pull team together and work to tight deadlines. PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT LEVEL
Strong relevant experience – international politics or international events.
Experience having delivered this kind of stuff for government
Main Duties and Responsibilities: Takes responsibility for the definition; documentation and safe execution of a single major project or a number of smaller initiatives; actively participating in all phases of the project. Identifies; assesses and manages risks to the success of the project. Effectively estimates costs; timescales and resource requirements for the successful delivery of the project. Ensures that realistic project and quality plans are prepared and maintained and tracks all activities against the plan; providing regular and accurate reports to stakeholders; as appropriate. Monitors and forecasts costs; timescales and resources used; and takes action where these deviate from agreed tolerances. Ensures that delivered systems are implemented within these criteria. Manages the change control procedure; ensures that change is captured; impact assessed and approved and ensures that project deliverables are completed within planned cost; timescale and resource budgets; and are signed off. Gains agreement for revisions to the project(s) from project sponsors. Provides effective leadership to the project team ensuring that team members are motivated and developing their skills and experience. Takes appropriate action where performance deviates from agreed tolerances. Actively represents the project team; ensuring that effective relationships are built and maintained with the business. Ensures that own projects are formally closed and; where appropriate; subsequently reviewed; and that lessons learned are captured and actioned. Produces appropriate documentation to support these processes.
Security Clearance: SC level ideally – if not then CTC
CV Deadline: Monday 5pm