Strategic Commissioning Programme Manager

Recruiter
Citizens Advice
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£56,667 plus £3,520 London Allowance
Posted
08 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Citizens Advice provides free, independent and impartial advice and information to help people resolve their legal, money and other problems. In the past year we have helped over 2.5 million people solve over 6.2 million problems. Our national network delivers services from over 3,000 locations in England and Wales. In 2015 we won Charity Times Charity of the Year for our work. Now we want to do even more. Strategic Commissioning Programme Manager £56,667 plus £3,520 London Allowance London Full time Fixed term until 31 March 2019 Job Ref: 17\155 Are you a first class programme manager who understands quality service delivery? Can you transform strategy into meaningful workplans, provide effective oversight and take a lead in delivering key activities? We receive around £30m of public funding to deliver debt, pensions and money advice across England and Wales, and we need an outstanding individual to drive forward our strategy for service recommissioning Working across funders, external stakeholders, senior leaders and our local office network, you will be experienced in delivering high profile programmes. You will be an effective communicator, natural negotiator and experienced matrix manager with the ability to operate across multiple locations. This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the most recognisable charities in England and Wales. Our organisation is unique. From 2,700 locations, we directly help 2.7 million people to solve their problems each year. Through these interactions we see first hand, and in real time, the problems faced by people across England and Wales. Our amazing data allows us to spot emerging issues quickly, often even before government. This makes us uniquely placed to develop effective solutions and deliver impactful change. Closing Date: 23rd October 2017 Interview Date: 26th October 2017 To apply, please click on the Apply button. Citizens Advice values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people, as they are currently under represented in our workforce.