Project Manager – Strategic Projects

Project Manager – Strategic Projects
Salary up to £46,000 per annum plus benefits, based on skills and experience on a 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Location: Hybrid / Moorgate

The University of Law (ULaw) is one of the world's largest law schools. With an impressive history dating back to 1876, we employ over 900 staff and have over 14,000 students studying on our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, along with an alumni network in excess of 100,000.

We were the first-ever independent institution to be granted degree awarding powers and in 2012 we gained university title. With a rich heritage and a reputation for innovation and contemporary teaching practices, we continuously focus on developing the best legal and business minds. In 2016, we opened our leading Business School, further enhancing our reputation as a full service legal, business and educational training specialist, operating from campuses throughout the UK, Berlin and Hong Kong and an Online campus.

The University of Law is entering a pivotal period of transformation; accelerating growth in an ever more competitive world to attract students globally, with intensive imperatives on widening access and reducing differences in outcomes related to our students’ backgrounds.

To support this period of growth, we are looking to recruit a Project Manager to work in the Strategic Projects Team and take responsibility for managing and delivering key aspects of our Growth and Expansion Portfolio of key projects. You will ensure that all projects are delivered to scope, time, quality & budget and deliver the defined objectives set out in the business case. You will provide project management advice and support to colleagues within the university and be adept at building and maintaining effective relationships with colleagues and senior stakeholders.

Reporting to the Head of Strategic Projects, you will have significant experience in business transformation projects and change. You will have led complex transformation projects end-to-end within a fast-paced, large organization, ensuring objectives, goals, and commitments are met while interacting with both business and IT stakeholders at all levels. You will be a self-starter with excellent communication skills and the ability to manage multiple projects and work to multiple deadlines.

This fixed term role is an excellent opportunity to work in a for profit, sector-leading Higher Education organisation and it is ideal for candidates who have Consultancy or HE experience and are interested in working at a more commercially-focused institution.

For a confidential discussion and a copy of our detailed candidate briefing pack, please contact our retained advisor Sian Gardiner at the Management Recruitment Group sian.gardiner@mrgpeople.co.uk or alternatively 020 3962 9900.

Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to. sian.gardiner@mrgpeople.co.uk

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 16th March 2022.

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