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Project Manager required

I am looking for an experienced Project Manager who will take on the organisation and management of the inaugural ‘Festival of Engineering’ in Wiltshire.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the Office of Michelle Donelan MP to coordinate the organisation of the Festival of Engineering
  • Ensure that the project is delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Report progress to Member of Parliament and Office Manager as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationships with businesses, schools and the media
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Requirements
Essential

  • Very good educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering
  • Proven working experience in project management and/or events management
  • Excellent business-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Desirable

  • A record of dealing with the media
  • Strong links to the South West business community

Salary: Dependent on quality of applications

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to michelle.donelan.mp@parliament.uk