Senior Project Manager

Location
W1B 1PZ, London (Greater)
Salary
c£48,000 plus benefits
Posted
04 Jun 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Nursing and Midwifery Council regulates nurses and midwives and nursing associates in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland setting standards of education, training, conduct and performance so that nurses and midwives can deliver high quality healthcare throughout their careers.

Our strategy for the next five years sets out how we will develop our work to protect patients and the public effectively and efficiently. It places dynamic regulation at the centre of what we do and sets out where we think we should focus our energies and resources in order to promote standards of care and practice.

About the role 

We are looking for a number of high calibre, high performing senior project managers to support us through an exciting period of change at the NMC. This varied role will provide the opportunity to work on a number of business critical projects across the organisation. The ability to build partnerships and to work collaboratively is essential, as is the ability to create and build highly performing teams that deliver the desired outcomes. 

You will be responsible for planning and delivery of the full project life cycle and will provide assurance that any business changes and benefits are embedded successfully, to the appropriate stakeholders, to ensure a smooth transition into business as usual.

About you

You will be an individual who is excited by change and someone who loves motivating and leading team to desired outcomes. You will have the proven skills and mind-set to deliver, concurrently, a variety of projects (business and IT) using the most applicable techniques and methodologies (agile & waterfall) to embed and drive changes to successful completion.

You will enjoy utilising a ‘learn and adapt’ philosophy to drive and continuously improve team performance, and will look to share and gain knowledge through your time at the NMC.  If this excites you, then apply now.

Experience of project delivery is key and you will have completed and delivered several project lifecycles. A Prince 2 Practitioner qualification or formal; project management certification is required. (such as Agile Project Management) . We are utilising and implementing IT tools and solutions within many of our projects therefore an understanding of the IT Project lifecycle and experience managing Technology/IT deliverables is highly desirable.

You will need to be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, across all areas of the business.  Excellent IT skills in MS Office and MS project along with the ability to plan, prioritise and respond flexibly to changing demands are vital. 

Why work for the NMC?

Our people are at the heart of everything we do. We aim to recruit the right people in the right places and we value the contribution they make to the success of our organisation. In return, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. To find out further information, please look at our benefits page. 

To apply

For more information about the role please see the job description via the web link below .

If you feel that this role is for you, please send your CV with an expression of interest (no more than two sides of A4) on how you feel you meet the skills and experiences highlighted in the person specification, and the personal details form via the web link below 

Closing date for completed applications: Monday 17th June 2019 at 12:00 midday

Interview Dates: 25th June 2019

The NMC is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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