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Workforce Senior Project Manager

Job Description

We are delighted to be supporting an NHS organisation with their recruitment for a Workforce Senior Project Manager on a 6 month fixed term contract. The role will be fully remote.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Assuming a whole workforce overview focus working across services to identify current and future workforce needs and to identify and support those areas needing new workforce solutions;

  • Workforce development and transformation initiatives, as defined by local, regional and national priorities, as well as working on Organisational and System Development;

  • Coordinating work across services to ensure consistency of approach;

  • Working with partners in action/project groups and managing group dynamics to achieve consensus;

  • Establishing a project group and building strong relationships with all members to ensure clarity of direction, priority and pace of decision making;

  • Developing a researched recommendations paper and costed proposal for recruitment and retention initiatives across the providers within region;

  • Developing and holding the workforce plan and ensure this is delivered with outcomes achieved;

  • Being the “go to person” for advice and support on workforce, innovation opportunities and best practice.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Specialist experience in workforce development and transformation;

  • Experience in project planning, including project stage co-ordination, facilitating implementation, and benefits realisation;

  • Up-to-date knowledge of current NHS workforce issues;

  • Experience of facilitating group discussions, training and team working;

  • Highly effective analytical & judgment skills to decide on the most appropriate course of action;

  • High level communication skills to convey decisions to all stakeholders.

If you are interested in the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to along with your availability.