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Operational Programme Manager, Southern Water Home
£43,504 - £51,711 per
Your significant experience of
programme management and of delivery across a wide geographical
area will come to the fore when you join Groundwork as Operational
We’ll look to you to lead and manage the
delivery of the Southern Water Home Visits Programme within budget,
and to the standards and timescales laid down in the contract.
Equally importantly, you will need to build effective relationships
with the client, internal colleagues, contractors and partners
ensuring the co-ordinated activity of the programme.
With a £multi-million budget, you’ll have
responsibility for all operational activities relating to the
management of the Home Visits Programme, from defining deliverables
to delivering the work plan itself against changing needs and
requirements. You’ll also manage subcontractors and ensure the
performance required as agreed with the client. Customer care
is critical, so you’ll need to measure customer satisfaction,
review trends and develop innovative approaches to deliver
Your remit covers a wide geographical area,
and it’s essential that you have a good background in initiating
and operating multi-year programmes of work, managing complex
operational programmes and geographically-spread teams, and working
at senior levels both internally and externally. You will have
developed and implemented systems and processes, commissioned and
managed sub contractors and driven value in a tough economic
Applications should be returned by
email to email@example.com
or by post to HR Department, Groundwork UK, Lockside, 5 Scotland
Street, Birmingham, B1 2RR
Closing date:. 8 July
2011 at 12 noon
Interview date: 21 July
Download the following forms and then submit the application either online or via post.