Project Manager

Ref: 9999/PM

Perrett Laver


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Role Managed by:

Abigail Penny

Senior Project Manager

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Primary Practice Group: Work for Perrett Laver

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Closing Date: 31/12/2017

Perrett Laver has a global reputation for excellence, outstanding service and professionalism in executive search. These are key qualities that you will possess when joining us as a Project Manager within our London office in the Higher Education and Research practice. We are a fast growing company, with offices in Amsterdam, Glasgow, London, Dublin, Hong Kong, Sydney, Chicago, San Francisco, Vancouver and Washington D.C. We advise on leadership for educational, research, healthcare, non-profit and cultural organisations in over 50 countries worldwide.

Position Responsibilities

  • Working closely with a Consultant to drive the search process and business development activity forward
  • Taking responsibility for the administrative management and communications with clients and candidates
  • Ensuring our clients, candidates and colleagues receive exceptional administration
  • Managing a portfolio of 15-20 projects

Job Responsibilities

  • Bachelor's degree is required
  • 1-2 years of relevant working experience

Key Competencies

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong customer service ethos
  • Highly organised
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with individuals at the most senior level
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and to problem solve creatively
  • Positive, enthusiastic attitude, and a great team player
  • Excellent time-management skills and ability to prioritise effectively
  • Demonstrable interest in the sectors that Perrett Laver serves

Perrett Laver is an Employee Owned Trust; as well as notable opportunities for development, we offer world-class rewards and benefits package. Perrett Laver is an equal opportunities and Disability Confident employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons. The successful appointee would be based in London.

How to Apply

If the above description appeals to you, we would welcome your application. To apply, please send through your CV and a covering letter of application to

Please note that, due to the volume of applications, we will only notify shortlisted applicants.

This role will be opened until filled.