Policy and Programme Manager (Permanent Role)

37110.00 - 39070.00 GBP Annual + inclusive of Inner London Weighting
24 Sep 2017
22 Oct 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Responsible Business and Supporting London, EDO

A competitive salary of GBP37,110 - GBP39,070 inclusive of Inner London Weighting, depending on experience, with a very attractive package including a generous annual leave allowance and a defined benefits Pension Scheme with a 17.5% employer contribution

We are looking for an experienced project manager with a proven record of driving progress in a complex organisation with multiple stakeholders, tight timelines and limited budgets. You will be extremely organised with excellent attention to detail, working very well under pressure and able to move between different tasks with ease.

You will have solid experience of managing and delivering events to a business audience, and will be able to demonstrate successful collaboration with colleagues and suppliers. You will build positive relationships in order to meet programme aims. You will have good knowledge of communications and marketing in order to work with colleagues to promote programmes, generate interest and respond to customer needs. You will be structured and clear in your thinking and communication, and a pro-active problem solver.

You will be responsible for delivering programmes that inspire and celebrate responsible business practices. Your primary focus areas will be:

  • Delivery of the prestigious and high-profile Lord Mayor's Dragon Awards, an annual awards scheme which recognises businesses that have an exemplary social impact. This will include but not be limited to responsibility for: generating applications, advising businesses, managing stakeholders, developing collateral, facilitating workshops, managing suppliers, delivering events and measuring impact.
  • Coordination of an exclusive learning programme for business leaders, which will explore the emerging social, economic and political issues that are of significance to business's changing role in society through a series of events.

In your application, please ensure you provide evidence of your suitability for the focus areas described above.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 9 October 2017.

The interviews will take place on: Monday 16 October 2017.

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The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.