Canning Town, Greater London
£33,000 - £42,000 per year
Contract, Fixed term until 31 December 2021, Full-time
Job description

We're looking for someone to join Caritas Anchor House make a difference to people's lives in East London. We are looking for an experienced Project Implementation Manager to join our team during a period of change, growth and exciting projects!

About the role

Central to the development of the organisation, you will fully focus on the project management and delivery of new services within the organisation as part of a partnership.

Leading on operational work streams to incorporate full project transfer and development of the service you will fully implement change focused on further supporting our residents, employees and the overall stakeholder experience. This will be done in partnership with the Strategic Management Team, ensuring the operational work stream and the resident and employee experience is managed and monitored at all stages in line with the vision of the new service.

About you

With a proven background in a supported housing/hostels for vulnerable people environment, you will remain central to the organisation to ensure there is a co-ordinated approach for successful delivery of the new service in line with the agreed mobilisation timetable.  To be successful in this role you’ll have the following skills and experience:

  • A sound background in developing accommodation based services within the community.
  • Proven experience with mobilising new service contracts coupled with exceptional negotiation and project implementation skills.
  • Experience of the housing and support needs of people who experience rough sleeping and homelessness. 
  • Exceptional financial skills with a full understanding of budgeting, planning and recording expenditure and interpreting financial performance reports.
  • Thrive on working within a fast paced environment with varied priorities and able to quickly adapt to new situations.

With a truly positive and enthusiastic approach, you will demonstrate the perfect mix of self-sufficiency and organisational ability but deliver this with true inclusion and camaraderie with those around you. A polished organiser with a can do attitude you will be truly motivated by being key to the overall success of the project.

This is a central role within the organisation with multiple stakeholder input.  Therefore, you will be brilliant at forging excellent relationships to engage those around you as we embark on this exciting new journey here at Caritas Anchor House.

About applying

Our people are the key to our success. We aim to attract a diverse community of employees and volunteers from a broad range of backgrounds, demographics and cultures, and create an inclusive environment in which everyone can succeed and flourish. We want to foster a culture in which everyone is united around our shared vision, values and common purpose, and in which individuals are active participants and stakeholders in our success.

During the COVID-19 pandemic face to face interviews may be substituted by video conferencing interviews to respect social distancing and keep people safe.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we might have to close a vacancy once enough applications have been received. Therefore, we ask you to submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Due to high volumes of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who are not shortlisted for an interview.

To have an informal discussion about this opportunity, discuss support for disabled applicants or to find out more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion please contact our People team.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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Refreshed on: 05 July 2021
Closed date: 19 July 2021
Job ref: 05-2122
Tags: Project Management, Social Work

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