Dogs Trust has exciting plans to grow its reach and impact over the next ten years with the launch of our new organisational strategy. We’ve been helping dogs for over 130 years and have ambitions to become a truly global force for good in dog welfare. We are looking for an experienced project manager to lead on implementation of charity-wide changes to the Dogs Trust governance structure, and any subsequent changes to its subsidiaries that will enable Dogs Trust to deliver on our strategy.
In this varied and interesting role, you will project manage the implementation of changes to our governance structure, reporting to our Company Secretary. Creating a detailed project plan considering impact on all areas of the organisation, you will set up and lead a steering group, collaborating with different departments to ensure actions are completed on time and that relevant stakeholders are kept abreast of progress.
An effective communicator with experience of large project management, you will be a highly motivated individual and have excellent proficiency in project management software (Prince2 or equivalent). With strong analytical and organisational skills, you will have the ability to work closely with executive directors and senior managers to set expectations and ensure actions are completed. An understanding of charity governance structures would be desirable.
In return for all of this, we have a comprehensive benefits package, which includes excellent annual leave and pension allowances, and you will you join a team of highly professional and driven colleagues in a brilliant upbeat and collaborative environment, all with a genuine passion for dog welfare.
So, if you are a project manager looking for a next challenge, we’d love to hear from you!
Please note that this role is a 12 to 18 months fixed-term contract. Based at our Head Office with work from home a few days a week possible with prior arrangement.