Project Manager x 2

Public Health England
United Kingdom
05 Sep 2017
19 Sep 2017
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking to recruit qualified and experienced Project Managers to work with the ICT Programme Delivery Unit. We have a busy portfolio of technical projects to deliver and need people who can confidently and effectively deliver infrastructure and technology changes across our business functions. You will be responsible for: • Defining the projects and agreeing the scope • Planning the project activities and co-ordinating resources • Setting and agreeing budgets and managing what the project spends • Executing the change to an excellent standard and working with stakeholders to land it You will be adept at applying and adapting project methodologies, but not at the expense of delivery and will be able to demonstrate a strong record of getting the job done. We are looking for people with great communication skills and a team ethos that can bring people together to deliver change and contribute to the wider PPM community. Does this sound like you? If so, we would like to hear from you. You will be an energetic self-starter, who will contribute to the vigor of a busy, high performing ICT team. You are, of course, an experienced and well qualified project manager, but can demonstrate how you have used your skills to transform organisations and the way that people work. Your communication and stakeholder management skills will be second to none and you will be able to show how you have led and influenced at a senior level to get changes made. You will always have one eye on the customer and will set high standards for you and your team for quality of delivery and behaviour. You should be able to work on your own or as part of a team and be able to organise your own and your team's time efficiently. Although you don't have to be an expert in IT, it would help if you have some knowledge of IT related projects. You must be confident and credible, able to influence and build consensus at the highest levels of the organisation. In return for your skills and commitment, we will offer a flexible and supportive environment with appropriate training to help you achieve your career aims. PHE is bringing together its national scientific laboratories and headquarters to create one of the world's leading centres for public health science in Harlow, Essex, in the heart of the London and Cambridge life sciences corridor. For more information please search 'PHE Harlow collection'. Applicants are strongly advised to use the criteria in the person specification (available online) as sub-headings in their application to make it clear how they meet each of the selection criteria. Please also see job description for competencies Public Health England promotes diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunities employer. We would particularly welcome female applicants, as they are currently under-represented within PHE ICT. To apply for this job, please visit our website by clicking the APPLY button. Closing date: 15 September 2017.

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