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Project Manager

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
£51,488 to £57,802 a year pa inclusive
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for leading projects in accordance with Trust and best practice processes. This includes development of project plans and monitoring and reporting progress against milestones including the determination of RAG status based on analysis of a range of information, assessing options to unblock issues and escalating complex issues as appropriate to the Senior Leadership Team.

You will be responsible for identifying and managing project risks, issues and decisions and actions coordinating the content of project risks and regular update and returns, ensuring that these are captured on Datix and available for discussion at the appropriate Executive meetings. You will also be responsible for reporting progress through personal representation, delivering presentations as required and writing Board papers where necessary for the appropriate Board Forums.

You will also participate in developing, monitoring and reviewing the Trust policies and standards relating to planning, design, construction, procurement methods and performance. You will also manage the transfer of services into new or refurbished hospital buildings ensuring that all medical, paramedical, anxilliary and FM contractors integrate smoothly. You will also assist in the procurement of service instracture surveys of defined areas and assess existing engineering and structural drawings.

The postholder will work in collaboration with the Redevelopment Team, General Managers, Divisional leads and other staff appointed by the Trust as stakeholders in projects. Additionally you will liaise with design teams and various estates staff, CAD technicians, various external professional bodies, organisations, design consultants and contractors.

Main duties of the job

  • To support better care: Deliver optimal clinical outcomes in a modern care setting which supports the provision of integrated specialist services to help patients recover quickly and remain well.
  • To improve patient experience: Provide services in an environment that is as stress free as possible for patients, their carers and families, and ensure all staff are enabled to work safely and effectively.
  • To replace ageing buildings: Replace outdated buildings with a state-of-the-art modern hospital that is efficient, adopts best practice in healthcare design and technology, and is flexible to adapt to future changes in clinical use.

About us

At Imperial College Healthcare you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people, working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You'll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include career development, flexible working and wellbeing, staff recognition scheme. Make use of optional benefits including Cycle to work, car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The full job description provides an overview of the key tasks and responsibilities of the role and the person specification outlines the qualifications, skills, experience and knowledge required. For both overviews please view the Job Description attachment with the job advert.

Person Specification

Education/ Qualifications


  • Educated to Bachelors level in Engineering, management or aligned discipline or at least 2/3 years equivalent experience relevant to healthcare project management
  • Evidence of numerical or technical subjects at GSCE or 'A' level
  • Good understanding and experience in MS Projects


  • Membership of a professional institution such as RICS or CIBSE, or working toward this



  • At least 2/3 years practical experience in project management in a relevant and appropriate Health Service environment
  • At least three years practical experience in Project management.
  • Experience of the Management of small work teams, contractors and professionals
  • Experience of Procurement management, including goods and supplies, service contracts etc.

Skills/Knowledge/ Abilities


  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level IT literacy skills, demonstrable spreadsheet skills for multiple project financial reporting
  • Financial awareness and reporting
  • Project Management Skills


  • Knowledge of current Building Regulations and HTM guidance
  • Robust understanding of NHS processes and procedures

Employer details

Employer name

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust




W2 1NY

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