Job Overview

Location
Manchester, England
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£50,000 - £65,000 Per Year
Date Posted
16 days ago

Additional Details

Job ID
79120
Job Views
4

Job Description

Legal Project Manager

Manchester or Leeds

£50,000 - £65,000 + benefits

Please forward a Word copy of your CV if you wish to apply

This leading global Legal Professional Services group seeks an ambitious Legal Project Manager. Operating within the UK, Europe and Asia-PAC markets, this firm has developed an enviable reputation for outstanding professional services and delivering innovative products & service solutions. Enjoying continued growth through service and market development, the business delivers challenging assignments for a worldwide blue-chip client base. Team growth has created an opportunity for a 2:1/1st class graduate with a PRINCE 2, APMP or Six Sigma qualification, and a minimum of 3-4 years’ experience within a large Management Consultancy or Corporate In-House Consulting project management, to undertake a commercial and operationally focused Legal Project Manager role. A broad and varied brief as Legal Project Manager includes:

  • Ownership of a portfolio of projects delivering management of large, complex operational business matter management & business efficiency programmes
  • As Legal Project Manager, you will ensure core material, documentation & business intelligence controls are managed effectively e.g. engagement terms, working resources, business plans & WIP analysis are in place for projects/client work
  • Utilising plan & resource models to determine pricing & budgets including commercial deals & client profitability
  • Lead projects & assist commercial operations management/lines of business with budget creation, WIP - work-in-progress & debt monitoring processes highlighting risks & opportunity around profitability, recovery & payment
  • Driving structured communication & reporting channels
  • Sharing best practice, highlighting risks & opportunities & driving new tools, innovations & methodologies
  • Assisting with decision making on the information format for client - customer sharing
  • Involvement in continuous improvement and efficiency strategy

As a 2:1/1st class graduate with a PRINCE 2, APMP or Six Sigma qualification, you will demonstrate a minimum of 3-4 years’ experience within a large Management Consultancy or Corporate In-House Consulting project management, alongside strong MS Project, Excel and PowerPoint skills. Alternatively, you could already be a Legal Project Manager within a law form or inhouse legal team. The gravitas to manage and influence key stakeholders, outstanding interpersonal and presentation skills and the ability to manage several concurrent project lifecycles is prerequisite. A professional and proactive approach alongside attention to detail and the confidence to deal with complex situations is essential.

Ref: BHJOB3543_5417

Applications only considered from those eligible to live & work in the UK without restriction.

Harcourt Matthews is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Our divisions include Accounting & Finance; Legal Operations; HR - Human Resources & Personnel; IT - Information Technology; Pfi/PPP & FM; Procurement & Purchasing; Project Management & PMO; Sales & Marketing.

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