Legal Project Manager

Posted 15 March by Harcourt Matthews Ltd Easy Apply Featured

This leading international Legal Professional Services group, t/o £300m+, operating in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, boasts a strong track record of delivering high quality services to a blue-chip portfolio of clients in some of the fastest growing markets in the world. Ongoing expansion has created a new opportunity for a 2:1/1st class graduate with a PRINCE 2, APMP or Six Sigma qualification to undertake a Legal Project Manager role. Based within a recently established Innovation & Business Change team, with a remit to support key stakeholders in the delivery of business strategy and continuous improvement, your brief includes:

•Supporting complex matters through a full life cycle from planning through to completion
•Ensuring the use of best practice & service levels to deliver consistency across matters
•Identifying & implementing key process improvements
•Supporting the design & delivery of a Service Excellence programme
•Assisting with the development of a corporate approach to Legal Project Management including principles, processes, standards, training, supporting tools & technology
•Driving continuous improvements in client service approach & framework

As a 2:1/1st class graduate with a PRINCE 2, APMP or Six Sigma qualification with relevant experience gained within a Legal or Professional Services environment, you will demonstrate exposure to client-facing, complex matters alongside strong Excel and PowerPoint skills. 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.

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

Required skills

  • Six Sigma
  • APMP
  • PRINCE 2
  • 2:1/1st class graduate

Reference: 34694692

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