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Project Manager Cancer Prevention Trials Unit Band 7
I am currently recruiting for a Project Manager who is looking for a new challenge to join the Cancer Prevention Trials Unit (CPTU) team for an exciting new cancer early detection study in 2021. Supporting the clinical project manager, you will lead on all aspects of project management of clinical research support services required for the NHS research study of a multi-cancer early detection test and will support the set-up and delivery of the project.
This Project Manager role is a full time 35 hour a week, fixed term contract until December 2025.
This role is currently home-working in response to COVID-19 and will also be required to provide a weekend on-call service or fully work on a weekend day on a rota basis during busy periods. Extra hours will be paid as overtime.
Educated to degree level or relevant experience in the field
Experience of project managing large-scale health or public sector related projects with defined targets and performance milestones
Experience of monitoring third parties to contractual key performance indicators
Experience of stakeholder management
Highly numerate and ability to show attention to detail and high standards of accuracy in all aspects of work
Strong delegation skills and ability to develop and implement robust procedures to support individuals within the full capacity of their role
Ability to produce high-impact project plans to predict, identify and resolve problems that are critical to the running of the project and plan strategically to avoid them
Ability to produce appropriate written procedures and implement them and show attention to detail and high standards of accuracy in all aspects of work
Experience in providing supervision / line management to staff and managing varied workloads
Experience of financial planning and implementation
Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise own schedule without supervision
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, particularly in the context of scientific writing, reports and good telephone manner. Ability to persuade and deliver information effectively through presentations.
If you believe you are right for the role of a Project Manager, then please email your interest and cv to firstname.lastname@example.org.