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Project Manager


Fixed Term

Closing date

28 June 2022

Interview date



£34,304 to £40,927


Leeds or London

Are you keen to work in a fast paced, dynamic and innovative environment? Do you have a track record of successfully delivering projects? Do you have excellent communication skills and are able to influence at all levels?

As Project Manager you will be based within Corporate Planning and Programmes function in the Corporate Operations Directorate and report to one of the Senior Project Managers on a portfolio of national projects which support Clinical Research in the NHS.

You will actively support the project lead and other members of the wider Corporate Planning and Programmes function and will deal proactively and positively with people at all levels across the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network, the wider University of Leeds and externally, including Director level.

Qualified to Prince 2 Practitioner level and experienced in its principles, you will work proactively, with minimal supervision and possess high standards of accuracy and numeracy. Strong analytical skills, experience of delivering projects and strong organisational and time management skills will support you well in this role.

The team delivery projects within the National Institute for Health and Care Research Clinical Research Network

At the University of Leeds, we are committed to providing a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity that attracts, supports, and retains the best students and staff from all backgrounds and from across the world. Whatever role we recruit for we are always striving to increase the diversity of our community, which each individual helps enrich and cultivate. We particularly encourage applications from, but not limited to Black, Asian and ethnically diverse people; people who identify as LGBT+; and people with disabilities.

We have identified that people with disabilities and Black, Asian and ethnically diverse people are currently underrepresented in this role and particularly welcome applications. Candidates will always be selected based on merit and ability.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Sarah Birch, Senior Project Manager