Project Manager - Archive of the Future

British Film Institute


Salary: £46,362 - £54,762

The BFI is seeking Project Manager to be responsible for effective project management delivering outputs to time and quality which meet and support the wider ambitions of the BFI National Archive and Reuben Library.

Key Responsibilities
  • Be the first point of contact with responsibility for managing successful delivery
  • To plan, implement, and manage successful outcomes, setting task briefs with key deliverables, tracking, monitoring and reporting progress, risk and spend through agreed lines for overall governance, auditing and assurance levels
  • Regular preparing, to Board level, all necessary reports and presentations
  • Work with and ensure interconnection between external consultants and BFI to keep the project on track and maintain a high quality of work.
Key Skills & Experience
  • Qualification in agile project management or equivalent direct work experience in a project management capacity.
  • Strong organisational and planning skills to successfully deliver outcomes with the proven ability to prioritise to deadlines whilst working in a busy environment.
  • Demonstrable experience and evidence of research, analytical abilities and critical thinking skills to evaluate problems, pay attention to detail, and identify solutions of a practical or technical nature.
  • Evidence of successful stakeholder management and experience of building strong working relations with a wide range of stakeholders.
About working at the BFI

We support diversity and inclusion, and as an organisation recognise that we need to address under representation within our teams. As such we strongly welcome and encourage applicants from our under-represented groups; who identify as D/deaf and disabled and/or are ethnically diverse.

We guarantee a first interview to our under-represented groups who meet our minimum requirements.

How we are doing, including our pay gaps can be found on our website.

We operate a hybrid working model at the BFI. Exact working arrangements for this role are to be agreed with the hiring manager.

You will enjoy benefits such as our pension scheme, excellent support for working parents, 25 days annual leave, tickets to BFI festivals and events plus many others.


Further details about the post can be found on our website.

First interviews will be held on Monday 12 September 2022.

Second interviews will be held on Monday 19 September 2022.

The closing date for this position is 30/08/2022 at 00:00

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