Are you an exceptional and immediately available Programme Manager?
My client is looking for an interim leader for their Programme Delivery team for a 3 month fixed term contract. They are committed to being a partner of choice for higher education projects in the Commonwealth. To achieve this, the Head of Programme Delivery will have overall responsibility for shaping the project activities to maximise impact for funders and members, and contribute to the advancement of international development and the higher education sector.
As Head of Programme Delivery, you will be a core member of the Senior Management Team, with responsibility for project design, management, evaluation, delivery and reporting. You will also work closely with our New Business team to identify opportunities and help prepare persuasive pitches and bids for projects that align with the organisation's mission, benefit members, and lead to the expansion of the programme delivery team in order to meet ambitious success targets.
The role is an exciting mix of programme delivery, strategic planning, partnerships, contract management, monitoring and evaluation, compliance and financial management. We expect the successful candidate to have a solid background in all of these areas.
With a track record of programme management and delivery, you will have significant experience of business planning and contract management. You will also have knowledge and experience of higher education, international development and strong leadership, financial, and project and relationship management skills.
This role could also become permanent for a candidate with a longer term interest in the position.
Please apply by sending a Word copy of your CV, a cover letter is not required at this stage.