Project Manager at Dept for Transport, Remote/London, 5 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (London, UK)
  • Jun 07, 2021
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

Project Manager

Department for Transport

Remote Based UK- Offices in London Leeds Birmingham

5 Months

As a project manager, your main duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Working in a complex, high-profile and/or fast-paced project or programme
  • Project or programme management on a transformation or change-focused project/programme.   
  • Leading on project planning, including facilitation of planning workshops, developing complex project plans using MS Project and monitoring delivery to ensure key milestones and deadlines are met.
  • Experience of a range of core project management functions, including risk management, reporting, and governance and assurance.
  • Proven ability to form effective relationships and collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders, and to tailor communications to diverse audiences. 
  • Excellent drafting skills and ability to develop key project documentation and artefacts

 

You will also have the following skills and qualifications:

 

  • You will hold a recognised project/programme management qualification (MSP, Prince2, APM PQ or equivalent).
  • Be an adept self-starter who proactively takes the initiative to set projects up for success and implements creative and pragmatic solutions to overcome obstacles and support delivery against key time, cost and quality criteria.
  • Comfortable working with and influencing a range of stakeholders and managing and leading teams.