Programme Manager

1 day left

24 Jul 2019
21 Aug 2019
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a talented and experienced Programme Manager from a Public Sector background for our client based in the South East.

Within this role you will be responsible for the coordination and delivery of complex programmes of work, by leading the monitoring of capital programmes and identifying any programme and project risks or opportunities. Alongside this you will be monitoring overall budgets as necessary.

You will be required to represent the company and other customers in negotiations to maintain progress to achieve project timescales. Work with stakeholders, consultants, building partners and clients to ensure all parties are satisfied that the design and construction method meets the client's requirements and council's vision and is within time and budget constraints.

Requirements for the role include:

You must come from a public sector background
Prince 2 preferable but not essential
Excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written
Good management experience in a similar position
Ability to work to tight deadlines and deliver best value results on behalf of client, challenging where appropriate.
Excellent organisational ability, providing supportive leadership, innovation and motivation to others. Sound financial and budget management understanding
Demonstrable substantial knowledge of managing major contracts and projects within a construction background, liaising where appropriate with staff at all levels in order to accomplish satisfactory results
Demonstrate persuasive and sound decision making delivering positive yet sensitive outcomes, knowing when to escalate.
Able to use a range of Microsoft or similar packages including Word Excel and Project to an advanced level.
Strong client communication skills are essentialIf you are interested please contact Olivia Costa (phone number removed)/

Connect2Staff/Connect2Kent, part of Commercial Services Trading/Kent Ltd, is an equal opportunities Employment Agency & Business and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates