Project Manager- Research and development- 5086962

  • Per Annum
    £35,000 to £40,000
  • Location
    Greater London
  • Basis

Project Manager-Research and Development- London- Permanent- £35000 to £40000

Our client are a large regulatory board looking for a Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis in London.

Job duties to include;
-Accept responsibility for delivery of projects as delegated by the Head of Portfolio.
-Ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with all relevant policies, processes and procedures, including the Common Projects Framework, procurement policies, and any processes applicable to the project type (e.g. Research and Development, Standards, etc.).
-Establish project teams and influence and motivate members of the team to ensure that, through their individual efforts and through collaborative working, they contribute to project success in line with the project plan.
-Ensure that project requirements are clearly defined, agreed and communicated.
– Prepare and maintain schedules in Microsoft Project Online for project activities, taking account of dependencies and resource requirements.
-Develop, implement and update resource allocation plans for projects, taking account of availability and scheduling.
-Develop and agree budgets with appropriate contingencies for projects, and control forecast and actual costs against budgets.
-Identify and monitor, and plan and implement responses to, project risks, opportunities and issues, taking account of lessons learned.
-Apply quality management processes to ensure that project processes and outputs meet stakeholder requirements and are fit for purpose.
-Prepare, submit and present project documentation as required for review and approval at stage gates, including papers for budget authorisation.
– Produce consolidated project plans which document the fundamental components of the project (including scope, schedule and resource plan, budget, quality requirements and risks, opportunities and issues).
-Monitor actual project progress against plan for agreed project performance indicators (cost, schedule/mile

To be considered you will have;
– An introductory project management qualification (such as APM Project Fundamentals or PRINCE2 Foundation) or equivalent experience.
-Experience of supporting projects or managing the delivery of workstreams within projects.
-Good presentation, facilitation and chairing skills for stakeholder meetings.
· Competent in the use of Microsoft Project, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

For further information and to apply please contact Victoria at STR on 02392 322309 and email a copy of your up to date CV to

strgroup is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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