Overview

Project Manager required on a fixed term contract for an environmental not for profit organisation with particular experience within retail chain stores (large global supply chains) based in Oxfordshire.

Working on a major UK programme established to promote resource efficiency, particularly focussing on creating a stable and efficient market for recycled materials and products. Candidates should have experience of building strategic partnerships within the UK retail sector – working closely with project partners, contractors and other programme/project managers.

Candidates should have a good knowledge of:

  • Managing a portfolio of projects – working to PM principles
  • Project team leadership
  • Utilising influencing skills
  • Research management
  • Marketing and communication support – involving the organisation of events, preparation of research reports, case studies and the development of practical tools for use by decision makers

It would be beneficial for candidates to have a good knowledge of waste minimisation and recycling, forecast expenditure, tonnage reduction and carbon savings

This role is a short term fixed contract based in Oxfordshire.

Area: The Midlands

Region: Oxfordshire

Location: Oxfordshire

Type: Contract

Salary Guide: £30-37k (may consider day rate)

Start Date: ASAP

Skills:

  • Managing a portfolio of projects – working to PM principles
  • Project team leadership
  • Utilising influential skills
  • Research management
  • Marketing and communication
  • Accomplished in facilitating workshops with the emphasis on delivering change
  • Experience of project work within the retail supply chain or packaging sectors
  • Educated to degree level or relevant experience

Person Specification:

  • Excellent written, communication and presentational skills
  • Experience of working with people at all levels within a professional capacity
  • Strong team building skills
  • Innovate thinking
  • A keen understanding of environmental issues

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