Project Managers ref MAIDF03.17
Salary (£30,841 to £37,958)
London Fringe Payment £781.55
Wessex Archaeology is one of the largest independent archaeological practices in the UK and is a registered Charity whose aims are to promote the advancement of education and the advancement of the arts, culture, heritage and science. We have offices in Salisbury, Sheffield, Maidstone, Bristol, Edinburgh and Welshpool. A relocation package, where appropriate, can be made available to the successful candidate.
Due to exciting new instructions and the continued expansion of our fieldwork operations, Wessex Archaeology is looking for a talented, enthusiastic and experienced Project Manager to join our fieldwork team, based in the heart of the Garden of England.
This is an excellent opportunity for you to join our innovative, industry-leading team who will support you in continuing to develop your professional project management and leadership skills whilst encouraging autonomy in the role. This position will offer the successful candidate a huge diversity of opportunity to gain experience across a wide portfolio of projects ranging in complexity and scale across our end to end services.
Managers are responsible for creation, planning, management and safe delivery of high-quality projects and tasks which fulfil the vision and values of the company, and contribute directly to its sustainability. These will include large and complex programmes of work. This position requires an experienced Project Manager with the following
The behavioural attributes that we expect from you are to
- a minimum of three years’ experience in a commercial environment,
- to be educated to at least degree level in an appropriate subject and
- hold valid HSE certifications
- a qualification in Prince2 project management would be an advantage
You will have an enthusiasm for influencing the development of the industry, and focus on the needs and concerns of the client to ensure consistent customer satisfaction, by providing high quality, commercial and professional advice
- Be visible, accountable and trustworthy;
- Be optimistic and a positive influence, inspiring creativeness and innovation in others;
- Provide for the mentoring, coaching and training of your team;
- Provide encouragement, recognition and reward when it is due;
- To be assured and confident in your work and personal interactions.
As part of your role you will be required to promote the positive culture of the business and to work collegiately across all of the departments and regional offices.
A full UK Driving Licence is essential. Membership of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (MCIfA) and/or other appropriate professional body is desirable.
Applicants are invited to submit a completed application form with a copy of their CV; and returned by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org Applications must be received by close of business on Friday 31st March 2017. Interviews are planned for early-mid April 2017.
For more information about the post please contact Mark Williams, Team Leader, London and South East (email@example.com; 03303 133541).