Programme Manager - Maternity Cover – until August 2020

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    Business Support

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  • Salary:

    £35,000 - £40,000 DOE

  • Contact:

    Rebecca Morris

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

The Dream Career

Programme Manager - Maternity Cover – until August 2020

The Location

Sheffield and travel nationally

The Benefits

25 days holiday and pension

The Hours

35 hours per week

The Salary

£35000 to  £40000 DOE

The Job Role

We are exclusively working with Fareshare, who currently operate 21 Regional Centres across the UK. Fareshare are a UK wide charity that tackle food waste.

This position is a maternity cover until August 2020 and the deadline to apply for this role is 14th June. 

As the Programme Manager, working on a multi-award-winning programme, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the full budget for the programme, ensuring all KPIs (both internal and external) are met, and line management responsibilities for a team.

Main areas of responsibility are as follows;

  • Line Management – managing a team of 5 Regional Manager and 1 Customer Service Manager.
  • Account Management – Managing one of the largest programmes, ensuring that agreed KPIs are met and ensuring a first-class customer service is delivered.
  • Financial Management – Managing the budget for the programme, and working closely with the finance department to ensure that all budgets are monitored.
  • Relationship Management – Maintaining important stakeholder relationships. This includes external stakeholders, as well as all staff within Fareshare.

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience working within a similar role, as a Programme Manager.  

Our client is looking for an experienced line manager, who is passionate about leading a high performing team.

Account Management experience for this role is essential, and applicants should have a proven track record working on complex projects and ability to manage a fast changing work load.

It is also essential that applicants have experience of managing budgets.

If you are interested in further information about this role, please contact rebecca@benchmarkrecruit.co.uk