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Mandarin Speaking Academy Project Manager

Job Title: Mandarin Speaking Academy Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: competitive market rate
Start Date: ASAP
REF: LZ-HW-2018-08-08_1536585095
Contact Name: Lin Zhang
Contact Email: lin.zhang@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Mandarin Speaking Academy Project Manager

Our client is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through their dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, they have established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. Their products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world's population.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the successful delivery of the Company Academy Project according to quality and schedule agreed on the contract.
  • As a client Academy Manager to manage and control the project progress during Implementation stage.
  • Act as a site co-coordinator to liaison with academies, suppliers and internal departments, making sure smooth deployment of the project.
  • Work collaboratively with academy faculties, course developers, engineers, and academy manager from other regions and headquarter.

  • Apply necessary regulation, precaution, and compliance requirement as the role of PM on behalf of General Contractor.
  • Response for project management, scoping requirements, statutory requirements, academy training and certification operation and management, delivering policies and strategies.
  • Stipulate the Project Implementation Plan in a high efficient and cost effective way

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Project Management, Language, Education, Information and Communications related fields.
  • PMP or related Project management certification.
  • Local Education and Certification professional with more than 5 years of enterprise and academy cooperation, project management and/or delivery experience.
  • Strong UK and Mandarin native communication skills.
  • Throughout understanding of quality control and schedule control of Western European or other region or country competition planning, organization and project deployment.
  • Experience in acquire Educational programs and accept relocation or business trips related professional and resource in short period of time.
  • Ability to work within a matrixed partnership environment, ability to manage and motivate individuals outside of direct reporting lines as well as strong teaming and networking skills
  • Knowledge of education and certification systems including Apprenticeship Levy, competitions, and ICT vendor certifications.

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple projects and problem solving.
  • Strong ability to abstract and interpret education and certification language.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of an organization and management and ability to build external networks.
  • Self-starter; demonstrates initiative.

If you are interested in applying, please call Lin, 0118 928 5550 or send your latest CV to lin.zhang@projectpeople.com

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