Project Manager-Research- Higher Education

£400 per day | London | Contract

InterQuest

Posted 7 days ago

InterQuest

Project Manager-Research- Higher Education

Project Manager ideally with experience of working within Higher Education or a research intensive environment is urgently needed to support a Higher Education client to use data to drive change and benefits realisation across research services.

The Project Manager will be responsible for project management oversight, using data to drive benefit realisation and the transformation of how research services are supported.

Project Manager-Research- Higher Education- Essential Experience;

* Strong Project Management experience with the ability to implement project governance across a number of project, academic and business stakeholders.
* Experience of working on large and complex programmes with a large and complex environment.
* Experience of working within a complex professional/corporate services transformation programme.
* Experienced practical and pragmatic Project Manager with experience of delivering projects and taking the pain out of the process for clients.
* Experience of operating within a complex and layered stakeholder environment.
* Strong stakeholder engagement abilities with strong emotional intelligence and the ability to work within an ambiguous environment.
* Experience of defining project scope and agreeing outcomes whilst refining plans and keeping on top of progress.
* Strong collaborative and open communication style with the ability to quickly understand stakeholder requirement and drivers.

Project Manager-Research- Higher Education- Essential Experience;

* Experience of working within Higher Education and research intensive environment.
* Experience of working within an agile environment.

This role is inside IR35 until July 2021

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.

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