Merger Project Manager / Education / Public Sector / Change Management

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St Helens, Merseyside
Salary £25.00 per hour
06 Sep 2016
27 Sep 2016
Part Time
Contract Type

Merger Project Manager / Education / Public Sector / Change Management
St Helens Commutable from Liverpool, Warrington and Wigan
Salary £25.00 per hour
Part Time, Temporary

Our client is one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the North West of England with over 7,000 students and a turnover of £24m. They pride themselves on helping students realise their full potential and the state of the art £60m town centre campus provides an exceptional learning environment. There has never been a more exciting time to join the College and to be involved in their journey towards excellence.

They are currently looking to recruit a Merger Project Manager on a part time basis working up to 15 hours per week.  The main focus of the role will be to assist the Chief Executive (CEO) (designate) and Deputy CEO (designate) to manage the proposed merger of our client and another Community College, and the smooth transition into one new organisation.

The successful candidate will have a degree level qualification, relevant professional qualifications or training in project management, knowledge of FE guidance/policy on merger process and knowledge of mergers in FE or similar sector and the key roles and responsibilities in the merger process. You will also possess a proven track record in managerial/consultancy work, with senior level experience, experience in risk management, experience of successful implementation of change management and organisational change as well as experience of Merger work in the education/public sector, excellent organisational and planning skills with the ability to prioritise workloads, maintain systems, manage competing demands and work calmly and confidently under pressure and effective communications with a range of people and organisations.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave, membership of final salary or career average pension scheme, professional development and training, free on-site car parking, and other voluntary benefit schemes, including childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme.

Our client is committed to Equality and Diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff, students and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.  Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

Please note we do not accept CV’s from recruitment agencies. Any speculative CVs sent to the College will not be considered.

Closing Date: Tuesday 27 September 2016