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Strategic Programmes Manager - FTC 18 Months

The role

This role is located within a dynamic and fast paced team where no two days are the same.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a team approach and an ability to stay calm under pressure while managing competing priorities.

Southwark Council are seeking a strong leader with the ability to deliver service transformation through developing collaborative approaches within the Children, Adults & Families Commissioning Team. A Proven track record in successfully delivering complex programmes, you will have a passion for undertaking challenging programmes which really make a difference.

As a Strategic Programmes Manager you will need to:

  • Start at pace to build the team, establish positive and cooperative relationships to further develop a programme of change initiatives; driving service improvement with colleagues across Adults and Children's social care and Education services
  • Working with commissioners to ensure that programme governance is set up in a way that supports key project management deliverables and methodology so that all stakeholders are presented with issues, options and risks in a transparent way;
  • You will have direct line management for 4 staff members and will lead, motivate and review the roles to ensure robust performance.

About you:

  • You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will be able to communicate with members, senior managers and service users appropriately. If you are looking broaden you horizons and keen for a challenge, consider applying for this role.

Recruitment timetable

Advert Closes: Sunday 28th July 2019

Interview and Assessment: Monday 12th August 2019

50279.00 - 62990.00 GBP Annual

Strategic Programmes Manager - FTC 18 Months

London, UK

Published on 30 Nov 2019