Project Manager

Recruiter
Randstad Sourceright Ltd
Location
East London
Salary
£24.46 - 32.15 per hour
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Public sector
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
My Client a Local authority based in London is looking for a Project manager to join their team with immediate effect to provide project specific advice and guidance for members of the library development team, and to the Heritage management team.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

* To take responsibility for developing and / or delivering one or more assigned projects.
* Projects are likely to be complex, requiring understanding of a wide range of complex service issues.
* This will include compliance with financial and procurement requirements, statutory legislation and governmental performance indicators.
* Projects are likely to be of significant value to service areas, with impact on divisional and directorate service delivery and are likely to be moderately significant in terms of Members interest. Project budgets can range from £20k - £5m
* To contribute to the management of the Service and Division through participation in team meetings, service planning, staff development, implementation and development of policies, practices and procedures.

KEY SKILLS

* Thorough understanding of current issues, policies and developments at a local and national level relating to libraries and heritage.
* Experience of contributing to the development and implementation of policies and strategies which lead to service improvements.
* Experience of delivering projects (including procurement) and programmes and controlling project budgets.
* Likely to have a considerable depth of knowledge across a full range of general management techniques and general awareness of contracting and commissioning services with a proven track record in the delivery of a variety of size of projects.
* A thorough understanding of project management methods and previous experience of direct management of projects in a public sector environment.
* Thorough understanding of equalities, with demonstrable personal achievement and commitment to consultation, involvement and equality of opportunity in employment and service delivery.

If this role does seem of interest you please can you reply to this email with no longer than a 4 page CV along with rate expectation and availability. Please note that due to the volume of responses we receive if you have not heard from us within 4 days please assume tha\t you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.