Temp - £350 - £400 P/D
Posted 1 month ago

Marks Consulting Partners are currently looking for an Interim Senior Project Manager to work with one of our Local Authority clients in London.

What the job will be doing

  • To manage projects  in accordance with agreed project management methodologies and reporting requirements including quality assurance, coordination, risk management, budget management, stakeholder management, communication and change control
  • To manage the successful delivery of project briefs, as commissioned by the Client Team, on time, to budget and of the right quality using the agreed project management methodology.  Regularly updating and reporting to the Programme Manager on all aspects of the project including progress, risks and issues;
  • Agree programmes for the design, procurement construction of project works, including detailed project cost reports based on feasibility/outline proposals; establish budgets and manage and monitor effectively, taking action to redress any imbalance on spend profile;
  • To liaise with the Local Planning Authorities to ensure that appropriate approvals are in place to satisfy any requirements/conditions; 
  • To assist with the management of budgets, including ensuring that all necessary processes and procedures are carried out in a timely and effective way
  • Ensure effective communication with the Head of Client Side and Director of Education and Social Services and Head Teachers and Governors, to deliver and achieve project delivery;
  • Ensure effective management of consultant and contractors and ensure any issues around performance are escalated and actioned
  • To ensure that the services for both Councils are dealt with on an equitable basis to deliver the standards required for each, as agreed annually by the Executives of the Council
  • To advise and support managers on relevant matters affecting the service
  • To contribute as required to performance review and improvement measures on an ongoing basis, helping to ensure that customer focus is embedded within the function; innovative and creative solutions are evaluated in securing the highest quality and value for money function.
  • To contribute as required to change programmes within the service
  • To support ways of working that ensure residents and stakeholders are actively engaged in the future of the function and are able to influence decision making.

How to Apply

If you would like any further details about this position, please contact Liam at Marks Consulting Partners.

If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for something new, please contact us for a confidential discussion.

Marks Consulting Partners specialise in contract and permanent recruitment of technical property staff for the public sector including housing associations, local authorities, and related private sector companies. We do not advertise all of our vacancies so please give us a call and register with us to be notified of all suitable roles. 


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