Project Manager, Respiratory Medicine (COPD)
Full time, fixed term contract until February 2018
The Care Quality improvement Department at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) aims to support Physicians, their teams and the NHS to deliver high quality clinical care. This is via the setting of standards, monitoring and reporting the care provided against the standards and by supporting change management activities where required.
The Clinical Effectiveness and Evaluation Unit (CEEU) is seeking to appoint a project manager for the National Chronic Obstructive Disease (COPD) Audit Programme.
You will be responsible the operational planning, delivery and ongoing evaluation of the COPD audit programme workstreams, in line with contractual obligations and allocated resources, and to the satisfaction of the commissioner and stakeholders. This post affords an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic, established and committed programme team that’s driving improvements in COPD care, with the support of expert clinical leads and advisory group.
You will be educated to degree level and be able to provide evidence of working in a demanding project management role, simultaneously delivering streams of work with numerous stakeholders and project participants. You will have outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written and be at ease working with a wide variety of audiences. We are seeking a manager with awareness of data analysis and presentation of data. You will have experience of working within the NHS or other health related environment, and knowledge and understanding of national healthcare quality improvement initiatives.
At the College you will be part of a lively, innovative and supportive team comprising of administrators, co-ordinators, managers, physicians and health service researchers working on a range of individual national quality improvement initiatives.
In return, excellent benefits are offered which include generous leave, a first class pension scheme, 35 hour week, free lunches, and much more. In addition, the appointee will work in friendly offices in an attractive location overlooking Regent's Park.
For more information about the role and our benefits please view the job description and person specification.
Informal enquiries: please contact Viktoria McMillan on firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply for this role please complete the online application.
Closing date: Monday 29 May 2017
Interview Date: Tuesday 13 June 2017