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Senior Project Manager

Do you thrive on working in a complex environment, using your ability to navigate political and organisational issues, as well as your skills in project and programme delivery? Can you provide specialist change, leadership, programme and project management skills to facilitate and lead transformational change in areas that are new to this discipline and the benefit it brings?

Working on a key strategic initiative focussed you will work with the Executive Sponsor, Business Lead, and other key stakeholders to apply leadership, programme, project and change management skills to deliver and embed successful change

You will have the ability to balance priorities, deal with complex academic and financial information and succeed through cooperation and collaboration with others. You will be happy to articulate and embed the benefits of change management methodologies; collaborate with other change specialists across the University to help shape further the University’s ‘Guide to Delivering Results’, as well as being comfortable working with limited supervision.  

As a Senior Project Manager, you must be able to demonstrate significant experience in working at a senior level in delivering both projects and programmes of work.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Martin Folan, Head of Business Change Strategic Projects

Tel: +44 (0) 7545530118. Email:

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  Business Change Team
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 8
Salary:  £40,792 to £48,677 p.a.
with flexibility to appoint up to £53,174
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (2 years - specialist skills/project for a limited period)
Release Date:  Friday 16 August 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 08 September 2019
Reference:  CSBCT1008
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  
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