Programme Director

Competitive Salaries
20 Jul 2017
08 Sep 2017
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

The Midlands Engine is a partnership between Central Government and local stakeholders – local authorities, Local Economic Partnerships, business and education leaders – designed to boost the economy of the Midlands.

It is chaired by Sir John Peace and is overseen by a Supervisory Board comprising senior representatives of partner organisations.

Built on a strong advanced manufacturing base and enhanced by a range of sectoral strengths, the Midlands Engine is perfectly positioned to take advantage of economic growth, productivity and skills opportunities.

The Programme Director…

…will work closely with the Chief Executive to develop a credible programme plan that enables the delivery of the Midlands Engine strategy, working closely with partners to create strong governance and robust performance management arrangements that oversee the effective delivery of each part of the plan.

Your background in delivering major programmes means that you are able to navigate through complexity and work across organisational boundaries to ensure effectively delivery.

You are able to hold organisations to account and influence at the highest levels to achieve success.

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For a confidential and informal discussion, please call Philip Emms (0113 205 6078) or Martin Tucker (0121 644 5702).