The average salary for a Project Management Director in United Kingdom is £74,990.
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Job Description for Project Management Director
Project management directors lead a project delivery team comprising project management professionals. They manage a project's scope, budget, and schedule to ensure the project meets the organization's needs. Project management directors typically work closely with head of development and systems analysis to ensure organizational cohesiveness. They also implement staffing strategies and develop collaborative relationships across the company. They are accountable for the health and performance o…Read more
Project Management Director Tasks
- Evaluate and improve systems and processes to effectively meet project requirements and profitability goals.
- Develop and oversee project management and schedule goals, procurement and contractual requirements, personnel assignments and capacity planning.
- Review overall contractual requirements for projects and specific process design methodology for individual projects.
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Popular Skills for Project Management Director
Strategic Project Management
Skills in Leadership and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Program Management, Strategic Project Management and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Management Director
An early career Project Management Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £62,288 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Project Management Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £65,315 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Project Management Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £76,678 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £83,151.
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Employees with Project Management Director in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Manchester, England: Manchester (4.8% more) and Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (3.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (17.1% less) and Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (6.7% less).
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