Resilience Programme Manager -CREWW

Recruiter
South West Water
Location
Exeter
Salary
GBPCompetitive + Benefits
Posted
03 Sep 2019
Closes
15 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
[b]Are you an experienced Project or Programme Manager looking for a new challenge?[/b]

South West Water provides reliable, efficient and high quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today's residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of the South West's leading employers as a Resilience Programme Manager based at our Head Office in Exeter.

[b]What will you be doing?[/b]

The Resilience Programme Manager will provide programme management for the Centre for Resilience in Environment, Water and Waste (CREWW) partnership with Exeter University, to ensure obligations of the programme are met and effective governance arrangements maintained.

You will engage with the SWW business to develop innovation opportunities that can be developed into CREWW projects that support delivery of our business plan and obligations to customers and stakeholders. You'll be the link with UKWIR research programmes for South West Water.

[b]What do you need?[/b]

*Experience of working in a project management environment*Able to think strategically and ensure the building blocks are in place for improvement to flourish*Experience of developing innovative solutions and bringing to market or delivery.*Experience of bid preparation and implementation*Proficient in the use of MS Office*Experience of liaison with academic providers and understanding academic research processes*Excellent Communication Skills with the ability to convey complex information*Approachable must be accessible to all members of the team

[b]What can South West Water do for you?[/b]

In return for your hard work as our Resilience Programme Manager, we can offer a competitive salary dependent on skills and experience. We also offer a range of excellent benefits, working within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

[b]If you have the skills and experience to join our team as a Resilience Programme Manager, click [/b][b]apply today.[/b]

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.