We are seeking an individual who is hardworking, proactive and experienced in working with collaborators, schools and staff to deliver the Lab Seren programme as a Project Manager at the Institute of Physics.
This is an exciting role that will enable the job holder to focus on delivering the project in collaboration with Welsh Government, the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO) and other stakeholders. The Lab Seren project is operated as part of the Welsh Government led Trio Sci Cymru programme, and brings informal science enhancement activities to schools in Wales.
- Implementation of Programmes – leading a team of staff and external contactors to deliver the project effectively.
- Development of projects –To oversee all aspects of the development of the Lab Seren Project, including workshop content, resources and partnerships and to ensure that these are developed and delivered, in a timely fashion, are of high standard and meet the project requirements.
- Management and reporting - Ensuring that all programme staff and resources are optimised through effective planning, professional development, monitoring and control.
- Liaison and representation - Handling all enquiries related to Lab Seren from stakeholders.
Further responsibilities of the role can be found in the job description.
We are looking for an individual who is driven and has the ability to manage people and projects. They will be dependable, a team player and can demonstrate good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.
Desirably, the ideal candidate will have a degree or equivalent in a physical science subject together with excellent communication and team working skills. The role will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Why work with us?
We are a charitable membership organisation with a worldwide membership from enthusiastic amateurs to those at the top of their sector in academia, business, education and government.
Our purpose is to gather, inspire, guide, represent and celebrate all who share a passion for physics. And, in our role as a charity, we’re here to ensure that physics delivers on its exceptional potential to benefit society.
In addition to a competitive salary and professional development opportunities, we offer employees a comprehensive benefits package including an excellent pension scheme, private medical insurance and generous annual leave. We also offer a range of other benefits including childcare vouchers, gym membership and interest free season ticket loans.
For further information on this role and to apply please visit the IOP Jobs website.
Contract: Fixed Term- until 31 March 2022
Hours: 35 hours
Closing date for applications: 07 Oct 2019
Interview date: w/c 14 Oct 2019
The Institute of Physics is an equal opportunities employer. We request no contact from agencies or media sales.