The Project Management Office (PMO) in this firm is dedicated to providing legal project management tools, training and support to the firm’s lawyers to enhance the delivery of legal work, setting the firm apart from its competitors.

This position will accelerate the firm’s ability to deliver tangible financial and non-financial benefits on selected key matters (in conjunction with the legal team), and to develop, co-ordinate, and implement consistent best practice across the firm.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with lead partners to support the efficient management of sophisticated client engagements.
  • Supporting those matters where management to the agreed commercial terms is critical.
  • Helping client teams to better manage project scope and delivery, resulting in capturing out of scope revenue, minimising write-offs, and improving overall matter efficiency.
  • Fostering the integration of legal project management techniques into the culture of the firm and in specific client engagements through the utilisation of the firm’s technology, the deployment of firm resources,
  • Defining and implementing legal project management best practices throughout the firm through training and tool development.

The successful candidate will be qualified lawyer with experience of Project Management within a law firm or professional services environment where they have been client facing. They will also have a demonstrable track record in in leading and managing complex projects to time and budget. The role will involve direct client contact therefore excellent communication, professionalism and interpersonal skills are essential.

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Job Details

Job Ref: 23563
Hours: Full Time
Location: UK – London
Working Term: Permanent
Salary: Competitive


Julius Reeves Julius Reeves


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