Project Manager (Fixed term)

Closing Date
Sunday, 13th February 2022
Job Type
Administrative Professional & Managerial
£31406 to £40927 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The School of Education seeks to appoint an enthusiastic and hard-working project manager with experience of research environments, to be responsible for the overall management of the Centres for Excellence in Mathematics Research Programme and the ongoing relationship with the project sponsor, delivery partners and Centres for Excellence in Mathematics. The Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring the smooth management of the programmes of research and the production of deliverables and milestones, on time and within budget. 

Applicants should hold a degree (or equivalent) and a qualification in project management (PRINCE2, APMQ) or equivalent experience. They should also have experience of managing and working with complex cross- functional projects and project teams (eg IT and service provision). Excellent communication and organisational skills are also essential. 

This is a full-time (36.25 hours) post, fixed term until 31 March 2023. Arrangements for job share would be considered. Requests for secondment from internal candidates will be considered on the basis that prior agreement has been sought from both your current line manager and the manager of your substantive post, if you are already undertaking a secondment role.

Informal enquiries may be address to Professor Andrew Noyes, email or Professor Geoffrey Wake, email Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.

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