Corporate Programme Office Manager

£55,000 - £65,000
05 Jan 2018
19 Jan 2018
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Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern

The Role

37.0 hours per week
Fixed Term Contract for 2 years

Are you the person we are looking for?

Warwickshire County Council needs you if you:-

  • Have experience of managing complex projects/programmes
  • Have an understanding and experience of overall programme assurance and examples of specific intervention support you personally have led on
  • Have experience of leading a successful programme office
  • Can build relationships and secure buy in
  • Can deliver difficult messages in an appropriate, sensitive and professional way
  • Effectively manage internal and external stakeholders, at all levels
  • Have a degree or relevant professional qualification

Why do we need you?

We are changing the way we work with people and communities in Warwickshire.  To make Warwickshire the best it can be and to deliver the savings we need to make, we need to use our resources differently and transform the way we deliver and commission services

You will contribute to this by:-

  • Enhancing project management standards and capability across the Council  improving overall delivery confidence in, and reducing risk for, the design and delivery of projects and major change initiatives.

Rewards & Benefits of working for Warwickshire County Council

  • A range of ‘Family Friendly’ policies and flexible working arrangements
  • Membership of the Local Government contributory pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Staff Lifestyle Discount Portal
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Opportunities for career growth, training and personal development
  • Technology to support remote working

More information:-

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For any queries that you can't find the answers to above, please contact Tricia Morrison, our Head of Performance & Interim Head of ICT Services, on 01926 476994 or

Closing Date: 10am on 18th January 2017

Interview Date: 24th January (first stage)

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