Assistant Project Manager

  • Job Reference: UOS040915
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2024
  • Recruiter: The University of Sheffield
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  • Location: Rotherham (Factory 2050, Europa Ave, Rotherham S9 1ZA)
  • Salary: £30,487 to £34,980
  • Sector: Education, Manufacturing Operations, Higher Education
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity in the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Cere (AMRC) for someone with a passion for supporting pioneering and world-class research projects.

You will join the Project Management team within the Integrated Manufacturing Group. We are a large and diverse department, which values personal development and opportunities for growth. You will use your project and administrative skills to provide essential support to IMG, helping to ensure the reputation of the University by supporting the team to deliver research projects on time, at cost and to quality standards.
As this role requires working in diverse and multi-disciplinary teams, it provides an excellent opportunity to
develop your skills in communication and leading inclusive teams.

Educated to degree level, you will have project management qualifications as well as an engaging and motivating leadership style. We are seeking candidates with both waterfall and agile experience, but full training can be provided.

What We Offer
● 38 days annual leave (including closure days and Bank Holidays), with the possibility to purchase up
to ten additional days.
● Up to 5 days of paid time off to cover emergency caring responsibilities.
● A commitment to work life balance including, flexible working opportunities and hybrid working
where possible.
● A highly competitive pension scheme.
● Discounts at participating shops and cinemas, and a cycle to work scheme.
● A commitment to your development, with programmes, learning modules and mentoring schemes.
● An inclusive and diverse workplace.
● A commitment to your wellbeing, with confidential emotional support, support for those going
through the menopause, experiencing fertility treatment and having a baby, paid leave for IVF
treatment and more.
Further information can be found at

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and
contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater
impact through research, teaching and student experience.

If you are passionate about leading world-class research, then we would love to hear from you. Apply now by
clicking on the Apply button located near the top of your screen.