Senior Project Manager

Posted 07 September 2021
Salary Remote Working
Job type Contract
DisciplineCorporate Functions
ReferenceSPM - MO
Contact NameCameron Nicholls

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside the Met Office to provide them with a Senior Project Manager on a 3-6 month initial contract which may be extended.


This role is 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday and offers a pay rate of up to £450 per day. May be negotiable.


*Remote working available with occasional on-site visit*


As a successful Senior Project Manager, your duties will be:

  • Define and manage scope the project, ensuring that outputs/deliverables and the plans for their delivery are clear and agreed with stakeholders. 
  • Prepare and maintain resource plans and budgets that align to the outputs/deliverables
  • Build relationships with the project team, senior programme stakeholders and communicate with all stakeholders to ensure that decisions are focused on achievement of stated outcomes and benefits
  • Ensure Met Office project and technical (such as Payroll/HR, IT Security, testing, specifications) documentation are developed and maintained in accordance with Met Office standards, and processes are in place for reporting, governance, and assurance as part of the project plan.


To be considered, you will have the following knowledge/experience:

  • Experience in delivery of business-critical payroll supplier implementations.
  • Experience in effective management of a multi-disciplinary project a team and third-party supplier (in particular a payroll supplier).
  • Excellent communication, influencing and interpersonal skills when working across a range of roles/disciplines and vertically from Associate Director to project level
  • Ability to manage projects using either agile, incremental, or waterfall approaches.


If you wish to be put forward, please apply below and contact Cameron Nicholls @ Spencer Clarke Group. / 01772 954 200