Online Learning Project Manager

London, England
18 Sep 2017
16 Oct 2017
Ami Cheesman
Job Type

Role: Online learning Project Manager

Duration: 3- 6 Months

Location: London

Currently working with a London based University who are looking to extend its educational reach and to drive up student numbers, revenue and surplus. As a result, they're looking to appoint a Project manager to lead the project and will bring commercial and academic leadership skills to the University. You will be expected to:

  • Provide leadership and project management for the development and delivery of the new online learning platform and commercial arm
  • Deliver a financially and commercially viable suite of online programmes in conjunction with the delivery partner to drive both income and student number growth
  • Assist in the selection of a delivery partner and will be responsible for managing the contract with that partner
  • Establish and manage a team of specialist Learning Technologists whilst working closely with the Pro Vice-Chancellors, Heads of Schools and faculty to develop and promote online teaching excellence

  • Ensure academic policies and guidelines are consistent with University regulations and best-practice guidelines for online and distance education

Key experience

  • Experience working/ procuring an Online Learning platform/ LMS
  • Proven proficiency with strategic approaches to planning and implementing online programmes;
  • Commercial awareness;
  • Demonstrated competence in conducting market assessments;
  • The ability to work collaboratively in a highly complex, diverse setting;
  • Expertise in instructional design and technology;
  • A detailed understanding of current learning management systems (LMS);

  • Direct experience with the establishment of online undergraduate/graduate programmes and student support infrastructure along;
  • A history of successful university teaching experience and ability to teach online courses.

If you feel you have the necessary skills required for this role please contact me at your earliest convenience.

Ami Cheesman - 0207 851 7812

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