£35,000+ with generous benefits package
Permanent position (following 6 month probation)
Are you a highly motivated, go-getter with an ability to oversee multiple projects and people and plan ahead? Do you have a deep passion for delivering value and benefit through archaeology? Are you an exceptional communicator, highly organised, efficient and with a high work-rate? This position is for a member of our Management Team helping to take the Company forward and requires you to be excellent at your job and an effective leader and motivator. You need to be highly disciplined, a good ‘people person’ as well as a competent archaeologist and report writer.
Applications are invited for a professional, highly motivated and capable Projects Manager with a strong track record and developed skills sets. You will have experience of running a wide range of projects, motivating and leading teams, planning staff allocations to jobs, co-ordinating post-excavation work, negotiating with local authority archaeologists, producing risk assessments and taking on health and safety responsibilities. You will have responsibility for delivering a wide range of projects working from our Bakewell office where you will be accountable to the General Manager. You will have excellent written English skills and will be responsible for completing work on commercial and research-based archaeological projects on time and to budget and for getting invoices issued promptly. You must have strong IT skills. A good knowledge of British archaeology is essential as well as a track record in reports and ideally publication. You must be able to work as an effective team member who can be relied on to deliver to tight deadlines. We are a high performing company with a professional yet friendly culture and with many outstanding performers. We maintain a high commitment to staff development and training and look forward to supporting career development and developing people to be the best they can be.
The post is tenable from August 2018. We do not reply to all applications but we will contact you if you have been selected for interview.
To apply please visit our web page and follow the instructions https://www.archaeologicalresearchservices.com/current-vacancies/. If you would like to discuss the post with us then please ring us on 01629 814540 and ask for “personnel”.