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Project Manager

Chester, Cheshire
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Location Hybrid working with an office base in Chester Contract Type: Full time, Permanent Salary £45,000-£55,000 Are you an experienced Project Manager who s passionate about project delivery and experienced in delivery strategic, integration and / or technology related projects. Are you confident in change-management, brilliant at stakeholder management and thrive on working in a fast-paced environment? Having acquired multiple businesses in the past year, the WorkNest team is growing fast, so we re looking for a passionate Project Manager to join our friendly and dynamic Project Management Team. Why your role matters Our business has many Acquisitions over the last 2 years and it s the Project Manager role that will be key in delivering and implementing the many harmonisation projects to achieve the strategic aims of the business. What you ll be doing You ll be delivering a number of key change-management activities over the coming months, that are needed as we incorporate transformation in our working practices to come together as our new WorkNest brand. You ll be managing stakeholders brilliantly, to ensure that projects are delivered and executed on time, to quality and within budget, realising maximum business benefit. Using your string business acumen, and excellent business analysis skills, you ll quickly understand our business environments to confidently anticipate problems that may impact the delivery of our projects and quickly problem solve to exploit improvements. Working with projects through the full lifecycle, you ll define the scope, goals and requirements and deliverable and collaborate with your team and stakeholders to implement the project. You ll define workstream leaders, report on dependencies and milestones and the critical path and potential risks, to be able to successful mitigate risks and implement contingencies is needed. Where you ll be working This is a hybrid role (a minimum of one day per week in the Chester office, with the rest of the week remote). That way, you ll be able to work collaboratively with colleagues to effectively deliver the Project Management agenda, while also having some quieter time to focus on your workload without distraction. What s in it for you £45,000 - £55,000 per annum (depending on experience) and an attractive company benefits package, including: Health Cash plan Life Assurance Up to £15 per month fitness subsidence Hybrid working arrangements Auto Enrolment Pension contributions after 3 months service Birthday Day off VITO Days up to 2 days per holiday year paid volunteering Free Will writing service EAP & Wellbeing services Who we are WorkNest is a fast-growing professional support company specialising in delivering high-quality Employment Law, HR and Health & Safety advice supported by technology. Our 500 colleagues (split over 11 locations) support over 40,000 clients and their 600,000 employees across UK and Ireland. Our clients range from small, 10-employee businesses to large organisations employing thousands of people. Some of our more well-known clients include the Peter Jones' group of companies, Pure Gym, Holland and Barratt and Oxford University. We re known for our personalised, high-quality support and pragmatic, commercially-minded approach as well as being a great place to work. Up for the challenge? If you share our values of Brilliant Service, Optimism, Integrity and One Team, please use the purple apply now button to begin your application. You ll be asked to submit a CV and covering letter outlining how you fulfil the person specification for this post. WorkNest is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and ensuring that everyone job applicants, customers and anyone else we deal with is treated fairly and not subjected to discrimination. We continuously review our policies and processes to support our aim to create a diverse workforce and will do whatever is necessary to provide genuine equality of opportunity. Closing date: 03/10/2022 at 5pm Ref: (Apply online only)
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  • Job Reference: 702846637-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: WorkNest
  • Location: Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent