Appointed - Interim Programme Manager

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  • Salary: £40,000 - £45,000
  • Ref: CB-1606-3555
  • 2016-06-13T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield

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Interim contract starting mid-July until end of March 2017.

A large charity with a focus on social development and environmental sustainability are looking for a capable interim to work on a Programme Partnership Arrangement (PPA) with the UK Department for International Development (DFID). The purpose of this role is to strategically manage and oversee the delivery of the charities-UK’s PPA with DFID. 

Key responsibilities:

  • You will lead of the identification and implementation of strategies to strengthen the performance of partnership work
  • You will oversee a small dedicated team, which supports PPA with DFID. The team includes four FTE contractors.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring that the budget is being used effectively and that deliverables are met, including the coordination of evaluation and reporting processes.

Person profile:

  • You will have previous experience of international/social development or environmental sustainability.
  • You will have strong project/programme management experience, coupled with a sound understanding/experience of working in this sector.
  • Proven team management experience.
  • Ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders to ensure deliverables are met.