Inspired Selection is recruiting for this
post on behalf of the publisher.
Are you an experienced project manager with
strong print and digital educational publishing experience? We have
a fantastic opportunity for a Project Manager to join a highly
respected Education publisher based in central Glasgow, Scotland -
easily commutable from Edinburgh.
As Project Manager you will work in a
friendly, supportive team, liaising with stakeholders internally
and externally to ensure the print and digital products are
developed and delivered on budget, to schedule, and to
specification, ensuring the highest level of quality.
Responsibilities will include:
- Project Planning and scheduling
- Resource planning
- Project governance - create and maintain project
- Ensure adherence to project systems and protocols (e.g. file
- Managing internal and external stakeholders
- Reporting status and risk
- Tracking content streams ensuring adherence to schedules,
process and budget
- Keeping the project on schedule, raising risks and finding
solutions in a timely fashion
You will demonstrate:
- Experience of delivering complex print and digital publishing
projects at both a hands-on and management level
- Proven track record in managing complex multimedia publishing
projects to successful completion to agreed deadlines
- Experience in educational publishing or similar
The successful Project Manager for this role
will have clear and proven communication skills (as they will be
working with a wide range of stakeholders) and ideally also some
working knowledge of Agile project management techniques.
Experience of G-suite will also be useful, as would an
understanding of, or experience in the K-12 education sector and /
or digital education platforms, but this is not essential.
Get in touch ASAP to find out more about this
fantastic opportunity to join a leading international education
company based in the beautiful and contemporary city of
For a full description of the role, please send your CV with a
brief paragraph outlining your relevant skills.
Closing Date: Early applications may be
**Inspired Selection operates an Equal Opportunities policy. We
treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally
regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race,
colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age,
disability or union membership status.
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Contact name: Verity Hawson
Telephone number: 0203 668 6739