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Libraries And Heritage Project Manager

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    £168 - £209.16 per day + (PAYE or Umbrella Company)

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    13 days ago

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A 4 Month+ opportunity for a Libraries and Heritage Project Manager has arisen within the local authorities in Southwark.

Key aspects of the role

  • Design, develop and lead on behalf of the Libraries & Heritage Manager projects to deliver key building and design capital projects relating to the Library & Heritage service
  • Responsible for project initiation, baseline research, scoping, objectives, project plans and key milestones, involving relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility, for all projects managed.
  • Leading on consultation with key stakeholders including senior managers, staff, and local community regarding projects (via surveys and focus groups).
  • To contribute towards the strategic development of the Library & Heritage Service to meet local regional and national objectives.
  • To write briefings and complex reports on library service projects and advise senior managers

Person Specification

  • An understanding of the role of libraries and heritage in regeneration, economic and community development
  • Knowledge and appreciation of project manager functions, purpose and benefits;
  • Experience of project and/or programme administration/management
  • Significant experience in the development of appropriate project monitoring, governance and reporting approaches
  • A ability to operate in a logical and structured way with attention to the details
  • An ability to work effectively with service managers in all departments to achieve objectives for
  • regeneration and service delivery.
  • Ability and confidence to proactively challenge and analyse project details, activities and progress
  • High standard of proficiency in use of IT to help administer projects (eg MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Develop project plans for delivery of defined project outcomes with agreed timescales
  • Monitor progress against project plans for all projects assigned to the post holder, where required take remedial action to ensure project milestones are achieved

Rate of pay

PAYE: £168

Umbrella: £209.16

This is a part time role 14 hours per week, any two days a week.

To apply please send your CV or email for more information.

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