Project Manager (Corporate)

Project Manager (Corporate)
Employer: Imperial War Museum
Salary: £30,907
Location: London

This vacancy is open to external and internal candidates. For new internal candidates (this includes staff employed directly by IWM and agency workers temping with IWM) to be eligible for vacancies you must have successfully completed your probation period or have been working with us for 6 months.

About the role

Following on from a major change programme, IWM is setting up a new project office to deliver small and medium sized business change projects. The team will work to ensure that IWM delivers projects and an overall programme that meet the expected business benefits, delivering to a high standard, on time, budget and specification. The team will ensure that the transition from project to business as usual is well managed and that change is properly embedded through the delivery of each project.

Each Project Manager will work collaboratively across the whole of IWM on a portfolio of projects, using the IWM project management approach and ensuring that all projects are correctly defined, resourced and managed, have good overall governance and deliver good value for money. Project Manager will contribute to the museum-wide strategic planning process and will be able to identify and understand the dependencies across the museum. The objectives of the team will be clearly identified through the annual planning process.

This post will provide leadership on specific project work using a thorough and well-planned resource management approach. Excellent stakeholder management skills and demonstrable project management experience are essential to this role.

Key Duties

Assist the Head of Programme Office with strategic planning and to keep a strategic overview of project activity

Lead and project manage individual corporate projects as set out in the IWM Corporate Plan and using IWM project management methodology

Deliver project management training to IWM staff

Deputise for the Head of Programme Office - internally and externally as appropriate and where required.

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