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Junior Project Manager

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire, England

  • Salary

    £38k - 42k per year

  • Contract


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Junior Project Manager- 6 Month-FTC

Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire

Salary £38,000 - £42,000

Our global client based in Basingstoke, Hampshire is seeking a Junior Project Manager to join their team initially on a 6 month basis. The successful candidate will be managing the creation and delivery of multiple projects within strict tolerances levels, you will be extremely organised, work well under pressure and have the ability to manage your time accordingly.

Key duties:

  • Lead project teams running multiple small projects or a large project taking full PM responsibility (<£1m) with internal and 3rd party supplier work streams
  • Chairing project meetings and maintaining PM standards at all times
  • Plan, define, verify and manage the scope, timeline, budget, and quality of projects
  • Be held accountable for timely communication of status or critical decisions needed from accountable executives
  • Provide oversight throughout project lifecycle from initiation, through to closure
  • Identify, quantify, prioritize, and manage delivery risks; develop and manage project risk mitigation plans; invoke mitigation plans and escalate to strategic committee for significant contingency plan execution as necessary
  • Plan and direct all executive stakeholder & overall project communications; ensure completion of appropriate documentation and distribute to appropriate parties
  • Manage work package leads and/or project teams to achieve project goals and objectives

Key skills and Qualifications required:

  • Proven demonstrable management of projects with circa 10 resources covering internal and 3rd Party Suppliers is essential
  • Qualified to PRINCE2 Practitioner level or equivalent
  • Ability to listen and understand information and to interpret stakeholder and customer needs
  • A flexible and adaptable attitude, willing to accept and drive change, and able to work comfortably with ambiguity, frequent change and unpredictability
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Able to adopt a pragmatic approach to project management whilst maintaining standards and call on formal methodologies and tools as and when required

1-1 Recruitment is one of the leading recruitment agencies for jobs in Basingstoke for permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions. Due to the high volume of applications we`re receiving, if you do not hear from a consultant within 5 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. In the meantime, please keep an eye on for any other potential vacancies

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