Project Manager (Fluent in Arabic & French)

Organisation
Clear Mapping Company
Reference
VAC-3999
Sector
Business & Management
Location
Penryn, Cornwall
Salary Details
£25,000 + per annum, negotiable
Hours of work
37.5 hours a week, flexible
Job Type
Contract
Closing Date
08/08/2018
This is an exciting role for someone willing to learn new techniques and develop their project management skills with our international clients.

Job Description

The ideal candidate will be confident at speaking and reading Arabic & French as well as using project management software ProWorkFlow in English and delivering outcomes. Adapting to alternate tools when required such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint. You must be able to convey tasks and deadlines to junior members of the team and liaise with our clients to ensure that projects are on track. Working with our Lead Cartographer to provide a smooth co-ordination of the workload and delegate tasks where appropriate. You will be encouraged to use and build templates, but some self-initiated research will be required.

This is an exciting role for someone willing to learn new techniques and develop their project management skills with our international clients. It is important to be willing to adapt to changing circumstances and there may be opportunities to travel.

Essential skills:

  • Fluent Arabic & French speaker
  • Able to dialogue with clients in Arabic & French
  • Experience of plannning workloads and meeting agreed deadlines
  • Understand how to motivate your project team
  • Experience of managing projects that have come in on time and within budget
  • Experience of identifying and managing risks to ensure delivery is on time
  • Ability to implement changes throughout the process as required
  • Experience of reporting to management teams and clients

Required skills:

  • Can meet deadlines
  • Good communication skills within team
  • Able to work with the rest of the team to the benefit of the project

Attributes:

  • Some translation required but not essential
  • Interested in maps
  • Open to new concepts
  • Work well within a team

This role is suited to a Project Manager or translator with appropriate professional or vocational qualifications who is keen to do things differently, with complex and interesting projects. Experience working with Project Management Software and superb communications skills is a must.

Company Description

We are a fast-growing cartographic design consultancy with clients from across the UK and Overseas. Everyone at Clear Mapping Company is expected to work in the spirit of our ethos of sustainability and inclusivity.

Other Application Details

The role will be based at Waterside House, Penryn. On-going training will be provided.

Please attach your CV and three images/links to your work addressed to Elaine.

12 month contract

Date for interview: Week beginning Monday 13th August 2018
Start date: Monday 3rd September 2018

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