Asset Development Project Manager - LSIF Project

Activate Learning
Reading,United Kingdom
£50,000 - £55,000 Per Year
12 Feb 2024 14:34
28 Feb 2024 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Assessor / Trainer
IT / Computing
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Asset Development Project Manager - LSIF Project

Who we are:

Activate Learning is a pioneering education group with a global reach, committed to transforming lives through our approach to learning.

We see our employees as individuals, empowering them to make the right choices for their ambitions and careers. We value our people as vital to our continued success and aspire to a diverse, open and inclusive environment that provides the motivation for everyone to pursue their career goals and flourish.

When you work for Activate Learning, you’re working for an organisation that provides you with the advantages of a large employer, a trusted partner in your career development, and a transformational way of working whilst also investing in building a community environment for everyone.

Together, we will bring out the best version of yourself.

About the role:

As a Project Manager, you will manage the full lifecycle of the development of the courses for the Online Faculty funded projects. You will facilitate the implementation relating to the project’s objectives originating from the Online Faculty team, Digital Education team, and our Subject Matter Experts.

You will provide exceptional customer service while managing multiple projects, monitoring progression throughout to ensure we achieve excellent success rates on all funded projects.

This is a full-time role currently funded until March 2024, with funding likely to be extended until 2025. There is flexibility to be based at any campus with opportunities to work from home up to two days per week.

What do you need to be a successful as a Project Manager at Activate Learning?

To thrive as a Project Manager at Activate Learning, we seek a highly organised and detail-oriented individual with excellent communication skills and an ability for meeting deadlines.

We are looking for candidates who possess:

  • A minimum of 2-3 years commercial experience managing multi-stakeholder projects from conception to launch/delivery
  • Experience of managing concurrent projects with different timescales
  • Working with multi-disciplinary development teams
  • Significant experience of operating and achieving results in a fast-paced digital environment
  • Working with multiple stakeholders including Product Owners, Project Leads and Instructional Designers
  • While prior experience in the Further Education (FE) environment is desirable, it is not essential for this role

Why work with the Activate Learning Group?

Here are some of our benefits:

  • Enrolment into generous pensions schemes
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Excellent on-site facilities including free onsite parking, refectory facilities, Hair and Beauty salons
  • An extensive Learning and Development programme with a range of CPD opportunities
  • Specialised support and development for teaching staff
  • Access to qualified coaches for all staff
  • Leadership and Management development programmes
  • Flexible working opportunities, where appropriate
  • A comprehensive wellbeing programme including access to the Fika and Everymind app
  • Mental Health support including access to Mental Health First Aiders
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee resource groups
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Refer a friend vacancy incentive
  • Access to student discount programmes

Applicants should apply at the earliest opportunity, closed vacancies will prevent application form submission.

Applications are reviewed and shortlisted on a rolling basis, we reserve the right to interview, appoint and close adverts.

Activate Learning is committed to safeguarding and expect all our staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check at the appropriate level.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, we do not sponsor work permits. Work permits from other organisations are unacceptable as proof of right to work in the UK.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates who meet or exceed minimum criteria, regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity. Activate Learning are committed to employing people with disabilities and will ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible. If you require any reasonable adjustments either at application or interview stage please contact the talent team directly.

Recruitment agencies who submit unsolicited CVs to any partner or employee at Activate Learning, have no authority to enter into an arrangement. Recruitment agencies engaging with Activate Learning Talent Team will be on our PSL.

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the adverts should we receive a sufficient level of interest!