B2E Consulting

DM-4068; Leading Global Law Firm - Project Manager

Location
City of London
Length of role
Permanent
Start Date
ASAP
Placement Type (I/P/I2P)
Permanent
Advertised Rate
£ Comp

B2E Support Line

If you would like any help with your application, please contact Hugh Abbott on our B2E Support line 07917 322 808

 

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Role Summary

Are you an experienced Project Manager and would you like to join a leading Global Law Firm?  

 

This firm undertakes important and challenging assignments for the world's leading companies, financial institutions and governments.

 

You would join their internal Project team and provide project delivery in a global professional services environment. The role also provides support for the implementation of the firm’s strategy, and ensures the efficiency and effectiveness of the partnership and Business Service operations. 

Key Accountabilities

Reporting to the Head of Project Services, you will be responsible for the following activities:

  • leading the work to scope, structure and plan different projects on behalf of practices/functions
  • managing delivery of requirements to plan and within budget from set-up to close (reporting to the Project Sponsor, and with responsibility for the work of project team members);
  • working with the Head of Project Services to ensure proper governance, control and monitoring of such projects;
  • provision of ad hoc consultancy advice and assistance to other projects (e.g. in relation to change management, budgeting, communications, implementation); 
  • supporting the building of the firm’s project management capability (e.g. via training or other best practice initiatives).

Projects include technology change, organisation redesign, strategy development, mergers and alliances and business and process improvement.

Mandatory Requirements

  • A resilient person who commands respect and is able to manage high performing professionals
  • 2-3 years’ experience of successfully delivering large scale, multi-functional, multi-geography projects within a world-class organisation
  • Track record of delivering projects / programmes to time, cost and scope
  • Prince 2 or APMP qualified with a knowledge of relevant project management skills / disciplines (e.g. change management, risk analysis)  
  • Experience in overcoming “barriers to progress”, and reaching mutually acceptable outcomes with multiple difficult stakeholders

Optional Requirements

  • Have worked for a tier 1 consultancy
  • Experience of professional service firms
  • Experience of Human Capital Development and Management Systems 

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