Programme and Change Manager
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and adaptable Programme and Change Manager to support Birmingham City Council to deliver a challenging portfolio of change.
The successful candidate will join the leadership of a fast paced and responsive Programmes and Project Team which works across our Council and with external partners to improve outcomes to our citizens. Our team, which forms part of the Business Improvement function, is responsible for structuring, coordinating and managing the delivery of major change and improvement programmes to drive efficiencies and improve outcomes and practice.
You will have a proven track record of delivering high complex and high risk programmes; confident in deploying a range of programme/project tools and approaches to drive forward and support delivery, focusing on strong governance, effective planning, and dependency, risk and issue management.
You will lead a team of project managers, business analysts and project officers ensuring the team are well managed and high performing and that change projects are delivered to agreed standards of time, quality and resources. You will be excellent at effective prioritisation of competing workloads, making decisions that result in the most value to our customers.
We are looking for a highly motivated and effective self-starter, who can work across diverse services and subject areas, have an ability to build effective working relationships with Directors, Senior Managers and Partners quickly, engage effectively with our support functions, and show excellent stakeholder management and leadership skills.
Interview and Selection date: Friday 01 June 2018
“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.”
Programme and Change Manager JDPS