In the role of a project manager, you would be responsible for planning and managing all kinds of projects and ensuring that they are completed on time and within budget. If this is where your strengths lie and you want a career in project management and you are looking to update your CV and want an example CV, please see below for you to use as a guide:
CV Example: Project Manager
As a Primary School Teacher I am a very calm and positive person who thoroughly enjoys working with young children with an aim to set them on the right path for their future education.
I enjoy all things related to education and learning and am very motivated when it comes to finding new ways to get children to enjoy their education. I am very organized and like to make my lesson plans in advance so that I have more preparation time for my lessons.
I am an excellent communicator and feel that I am able to communicate effectively with adults and children alike adopting different attitudes to suit the circumstance. I am a creative person by nature and enjoy encouraging my children in school.
Date to Date or To Date – Project Manager – Where?
In my role as a Project Manager, I work on various projects with differing timescales and sizes. My day to day responsibilities include:
Meeting and talking to clients to find out what the client or company wants to achieve in their project
agreeing the timescales, costs and resources needed to do this on time and within their budget
drawing up a detailed project plan and schedule how to achieve each stage of the project and when
selecting the right people and leading a project team
negotiating with contractors and suppliers for materials and services that are needed
making sure that each stage of the project is progressing on time, on budget and to the right quality standards that we adhere to on all projects
reporting regularly on progress to the client or to senior managers in person and in writing as required
managing risk to avoid delays to the project at all costs.
School, College, University – any qualification details and where.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer skills – MS Office, Excel?
Project Management Tools such as PRINCE methodology? Is any specific training other than through university?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work?
Available on request.