The University of Oxford has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager within our Programme and Projects Delivery team in IT Services, delivering a large capital programme of technology and business change. The Project Manager will have the opportunity of working on a variety of change projects, to help the University to deliver its strategic plan to lead the world in research and education (www.ox.ac.uk/about/organisation/strategic-plan).
You will work with stakeholders across the university to scope new project requests, lead the team to define solutions that meet business needs and deliver successful outcomes that allow benefits to be realised. You may be working with in-house software development teams or third party package suppliers (www.it.ox.ac.uk/project-portfolio).
As a Project Manager you will have demonstrable experience managing a variety of IT projects of some complexity and challenge using a recognised project management methodology. You will also have had sole responsibility for the delivery of a major project of £500k+ or for multiple simultaneous projects totalling that budget.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to develop effective working relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders is essential.
This post is offered fixed-term for 3 years.
You will be required to upload a CV and a supporting statement as part of your online application.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Monday 29 January 2018 can be considered. Interviews are anticipated to be held in the week commencing Monday 12 February 2018.