Title Senior Project Manager – Prince 2
Salary Open
Location Cornwall
Job Information

Our law firm client is seeking to appoint a senior project manager  – Prince 2.

Principal duties will be:

  • Project management of specific change projects as required
  • Formulate, organise and manage projects across multiple jurisdictions
  • Participate in the Group’s annual business planning, and project prioritisation activity
  • Coordinate project activities and resource, assessing initial and ongoing resource requirements
  • Manage the activities and development of business analyst support staff
  • Develop and control project deadlines and milestones
  • Agree programme governance structure and implement reporting structure and cycles
  • Conduct regular risk assessments of project and change activities
  • Agree and manage project budgets
  • Co-ordinate activities and project deliverables
  • Support the firm in identifying project risks and mitigating actions, managing project risks
  • Assisting the firm to enable effective change and realisation of projected benefits
  • Ensure project resource is managed and supported
  • Manage project suppliers and their output
  • Assess project performance to maximize ‘Return On Investment’
  • Prepare reports for relevant committees, boards and the Carey Olsen Executive Board
  • Help inform and assist with the ongoing Group change strategy
  • Provide guidance and coaching to internal staff including business analysts
  • Enhance and develop project financial control models.


The ideal candidate will be Prince 2 qualified and will have:

  • At least 3 years’ experience as a project manager or equivalent
  • Proven understanding of project management techniques and methods
  • Thorough understanding of financial services and/or legal sector and experience of delivering change, including regulatory and compliance change, within those sectors
  • Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
  • Excellent knowledge of project management software
  • Strong analytical skills, and financial / budgetary control experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management & experience of negotiating at Board level
  • Law firm experience.


CV to me in Microsoft Word, please


Jonny Scott-Slater LLM




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