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Research and Innovation Project Manager/ Central Belt /£250 pd

Job Title: Research and Innovation Project Manager/ Central Belt /£250 pd
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57604_1527176908
Contact Name: Barbara Tomaszewska
Contact Email: B.Tomaszewska@parity.net
Job Published: May 24, 2018 16:48

Job Description

Research and Innovation Project Manager/ Central Belt / £250 - £300 per day/ Inside IR35

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager with our public-sector client to manage safe delivery to time, budget and quality of a portfolio of Research & Innovation projects for specific programmes of work on a daily rate of £250 - £300 based in Central Belt.

Main duties:

  • Managing project teams of internal and external resources delivering projects of various investment values across Scotland.
  • Identifying, establishing and improving relations with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Present projects at stakeholder meetings as required.
  • Delivery and managing of on-site demonstrators.
  • Prepare and submit project/ programme reports as required. Reports to include but not limited to include current status, costs, milestones, benefits, resource demands etc.
  • Submitting financial claims and updating programme trackers and action logs.
  • Helping to drive and maintain a project culture that meets the objectives of Research & Innovation and in particular matters including Health and Safety.


  • Proven track record in project delivery involving internal and external parties.
  • Knowledge / experience of water and wastewater and / or the wider water industry
  • Experience in the delivery of projects from business case development to completion and benefit realisation


  • Formal Project Management Training
  • Technical Background - Degree qualified in Engineering or Scientific discipline and /or experience in business change projects.

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