Position: New Business Intake Project Manager (18-month Fixed Term Contract) London/Sheffield
We are a leading legal recruitment agency currently seeking an accomplished Project Manager for a prominent law firm, based either in London or Sheffield.
A Forward-Thinking Law Firm
The organsisation is a pioneering law firm that keeps its eyes on the horizon. With a global presence, encompassing 75 offices across 43 countries and a formidable team of over 4,800 lawyers, they have a unique blend of in-depth industry knowledge and a wide-reaching global perspective. This allows the firm to anticipate and shape future events.
The firm is tech-savvy and open to exploring the potential of technology to improve the delivery of legal services. The firm is known for its bold approach to facing the future, fostering a nurturing environment for its employees, and attracting top-tier talent.
As a Project Manager, you will be a key player in the New Business Intake Project Team, delivering outstanding service to a progressive law firm. You will take the helm in planning, designing, and executing the Intapp Conflicts and Intake solution.
- Design, build, and implement the solution, supported by a comprehensive project plan.
- Coordinate with stakeholders at various levels to define project scope, timelines, and budget.
- Delegate project tasks to the Project Team and stakeholders.
- Foster a spirit of teamwork and cooperation.
- Monitor the project's progress to ensure on-time delivery.
- Prepare and submit project updates to the Project Management Office, Project Team, and stakeholders.
- Manage the budget and keep a record of all project-related expenses.
Ideal Candidate Profile
The firm are committed to professional development and will provide comprehensive training to ensure you flourish in this role. To qualify for this position, you should possess:
- Comprehensive understanding and experience of the project lifecycle.
- Proven track record in project initiation, planning, delegation, management, and risk mitigation.
- Prior experience in implementing new business intake within a legal or professional environment.
- Exceptional problem-solving abilities and multitasking skills without compromising task priorities.
- Superior leadership, client liaison, and communication skills for effective stakeholder engagement.
- Ability to handle complex situations with a positive, solution-oriented attitude.
- Experience with Intapp software is a distinct advantage, though not mandatory.
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online or call Robert Addy on 0114 2418030 who is managing this post for CRA.