Senior Project Manager
Chingford, Greater London
Do you want to work for an incredible charity who work with over 150,000 volunteers and 400,000 young people? Do you enjoy working on complex projects? Do you have experience in delivering improvements? Have you managed risks and issues?
This exciting opportunity can offer home based or hybrid working. They offer 25 days holiday + bank holidays . They are a supportive and flexible employer.
As the Senior Project Manager you will support the delivery of the most complex programmes and projects, which help deliver the strategy and key operational areas. You will work together with the Senior Responsible Owners and Sponsors of the programmes / projects whilst contributing to insight and evidence led decision making. You will ensure that the programmes / projects are governed and managed effectively and in accordance with the charities' project management framework.
The Senior Project Manager will on occasions deputise for the PMO Manager by facilitating key cross-team sessions and wider organisational meetings with key project & programme stakeholders across the charity. You will also mentor their team of Project Managers by supporting them to navigate complex risks and issues.
Some of the responsibilities will include:
Lead and facilitate the scoping, design, and delivery of complex projects & programmes
Agree project/programme objectives, benefits, and plans for delivering these with your project stakeholders
Define project/programme tasks and manage resource requirements accordingly
Develop and manage project/programme schedules and progress updates
Manage effective stakeholder engagement and communications
To be successful in this role you will have:
A strong record in delivering and managing complex projects, which require engaging multiple stakeholders across people, culture, process and digital solutions.
A motivational leader who is able to facilitate cross-organisational meetings & forums
Experience of managing risks and issues and raising these to the appropriate boards
Strong track record of project planning including robust scheduling and budget management
Involvement of volunteers
We are reviewing CV's as they come through so don't delay get in touch today for a more detailed job description.
We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you.