Joint Services Collaboration Programme Manager

An opportunity has arisen within our client's Information, Governance and Projects section for a Joint Services Collaboration Programme Manager, based at Command Headquarters in Sheffield.

  • Joint Services Collaboration Programme Manager
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time - 37 Hours per week
  • Work Pattern: Flexi Time
  • Salary: Grade 9 (£35,229 - £38,052)
  • Location: Central Headquarters, Sheffield

The overall purpose of the role will be to manage collaborative activity and associated programme and project work on behalf of the Senior Management Team. The Collaboration Programme Manager has a high-level of job responsibility and serves as a mediator between Senior Officers, Business Leads, Project Managers and numerous staff members engaged in the delivery of the established Police and Fire Collaboration Programme and emerging collaboration programmes across the Yorkshire and Humber Region.

To be considered for this role you will have previous experience of working with the public sector and blue light collaborations locally and regionally. Knowledge of project and programme management mechanisms is essential. The ability to plan, monitor and control programmes is essential. It is desirable that you have knowledge of their directorates and teams and awareness of their local and regional blue light partners.

You must possess vocational experience of project management to PRINCE2 standard. A full UK driving licence. Maths GCSE grade A-C or equivalent.

The key duties will include being responsible for, on behalf of the Senior Responsible Officer (SRO) the successful delivery of the collaboration programme(s), co-ordination of the programme’s projects and management of their interdependencies.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of working in an accurate and efficient manner to tight deadlines within the project and programme context. You will also have experience of working with mixed project teams from different organisations and experience of reporting at board level and to senior officers.

Closing date for applications is 1700hrs hours on Friday 24th August 2018
Interviews dates are yet to be scheduled but are likely to be held on Friday 7th September 2018