Project Manager - Market Research

Posted 30 March by Magpie Recruitment Easy Apply

An amazing opportunity for an experienced and passionate Project Manager excited by the idea of taking the next step in their career within one of the most successful international agencies!

As a Project Manager (healthcare) you will supervise fieldwork projects for both external clients and other parts the business, providing excellent client service from project inception through to the final deliverable, as well as being responsible for ensuring projects within the team run on time and to budget. The world of healthcare market research is one of the most interesting, and definitely increasing popular! So, what will you need to join the team at one of the worlds' biggest industry names?

Main Responsibilities

  • Fully in charge of internal and external resources
  • Inform staff of winning projects and job allocation through weekly project updates
  • Schedule and allocate projects efficiently and effectively
  • Provide training on workload management and our holiday platform system
  • Process daily requests for ad-hoc support and provide holiday cover to minimize disruption
  • Keep track of the projects’ development and status
  • Supervise /monitor individual’s workload to ensure full utilization of internal manpower and reduce inefficiency
  • Provide a training platform for skill development by thoughtfully allocating tasks/jobs
  • Sign up short term contractors to provide additional resources
  • Maintain and manage freelancer database
  • Gather feedback on internal and external staff performance in order to effectively utilize resources and offer necessary training
  • Check /approve short-term contractors and freelancer invoices
  • Outsource wisely to keep a good balance between cost and business needs
  • Arrange/conduct internship program during summer school holidays
  • Monitor /approve employees holiday request to avoid staff insufficiency during busy/popular holiday time

Profile:

  • Demonstrable experience in ops/project management from within an MR agency
  • Passion and motivation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ideally experience in the healthcare sector but at least a keen interest will be absolutely essential

Reference: 34597227

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