Greater Manchester
£30,000 pro rata
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Contract: Fixed Term Contract for six months

Hours: Full time, 35 hours a week

Location:  Manchester

Our vision at The Prince’s Trust’s is that every young person should have the chance to succeed. Our mission is to help young people transform their lives by developing the confidence and skills to live, learn and earn.

We are looking for a Contract Manager to join our Greater Manchester team and work on a ground-breaking new initiative (subject to treasury sign-off) which will see The Prince’s Trust work in partnership with employers to address issues facing youth unemployment by improving productivity gains of a young, resilient and diverse local workforce.

The Contract Manager will play a key role in the implementing the contract management arrangements for one of the largest and impactful initiatives in the Prince’s Trust history. Through Future Workforce Fund, business and government are co-investing £14 million into young people from Greater Manchester to give them the confidence and skills to become more prosperous citizens and part of a growing and inclusive economy

This role is responsible for a thorough review of all current processes and procedures across the team to ensure that best practice is being utilised on this contract and then across the wider team.  Working effectively across teams to maximise income, increase performance and ensure compliance. 

The successful candidate will require previous experience in the contract management space, and specifically skills and experience in reviewing and improving systems and processes. They will have excellent communication skills, the ability to negotiate and to influence decisions.

To learn more about the role, please go to our website.

The Prince’s Trust is committed to safeguarding, protecting and promoting the welfare of the children and young people we work with. Successful applicants to roles at The Prince’s Trust will be subject to criminal vetting checks, and where necessary for the role, a check at an enhanced level will be required.

To apply for this vacancy please complete the online application.  To help you with the supporting statement section, you may want to download a copy of the Prince’s Trust Behavioural Framework.

 

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Youth charity The Prince’s Trust helps disadvantaged young people to get their lives on track. It supports 11 to 30 year-olds who are une... Read more

Posted on: 07 October 2019
Closed date: 28 October 2019
Job ref: 9173
Tags: Finance, Management

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