Senior Project Manager

Anglia Ruskin University - Learning Development Services

Fixed term contract for 12 months

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

About the role:

This is an exciting opportunity to shape and lead projects that deliver IT based solutions for our students and staff. The focus of this role will be to provide additional direction and support to the transformation of learning and teaching using the chosen University Managed Learning Environment, Canvas. You’ll be practical and committed to take a hands-on approach where needed.

With a degree or relevant professional qualification and current Agile or PRINCE2 project management certification, you'll have proven experience of managing and delivering complex projects successfully on multiple projects at the same time. You'll also have experience of delivering and managing change in a large organisational setting and of delivering projects using an Agile project management approach. You’ll have a sound knowledge of IT and emerging technologies as well as strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

It is expected that interviews will take place on 5 January 2017.

Informal enquiries can be made to Uwe Richter at or on 01223 698092.

To find out more about working with us, click here.

We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.

Guidance Notes: For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification via the apply button below. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

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