(JS90) Programme Office Manager

£27,000.00 - 33,000.00 Per Annum

OUR REFERENCE: JS90
JOB TITLE: Programme Office Manager
LOCATION: Homebased
SALARY: £27,000 - £33,000 dependant upon experience

Our client, is looking to recruit an experienced Programme Office Manager to join their team, on a full time, permanent basis. This role is homebased, and it is an exciting time to join this growing organisation.

This role is to support a wide portfolio of projects. It is a demanding role which requires a willing and flexible attitude, a professional manner, excellent communication skills and a high degree of common sense. You will need to operate as a strong team player with the ability to build relationships with peers, comfortable working with uncertainty and ambiguity; ability to influence and build trusting relationships at all levels across customers and suppliers.

Main Duties and Responsibilities will include:
  • Monitoring of the work programme to pro-actively check progress against plans, including:
  • Regular review of progress towards project milestones.
  • Alerting the Deputy CEO and ensuring risks and issues arising are handled appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • Support tolerance reporting for project changes/delays.
  • Monitor of project spend vs budget/forecast linking in with finance team.
  • Triggering invoices and monitoring processes to achieve payment with suppliers and customers.
  • Managing contract arrangements.
  • Ensuring effective and complete project folder, file and document management.
  • Setting up and providing support for multiple project team and board meetings.
  • Assisting with reporting of the work programme including;
  • Monthly project checkpoint reports gathering, assessing, and checking.
  • Monthly reports; overview, board and advisory board reports.
  • Building and maintaining good, effective relationships with our customers, suppliers and contractors.
  • Supporting quality assurance of projects and products.
  • Supporting the Deputy CEO on resource planning and reallocation of resource to meet programme delivery priorities.
  • Assisting activities with the wider team for actions such as publications, communications around workshops, surveys and other events, newsletters.
  • Supporting project managers with processes, planning, project events and meetings.
  • Managing lessons learned including the report, actions and updating processes where required.
  • Ensure confidentiality at all times, only releasing confidential information obtained during employment to those acting in an official capacity in accordance with the provisions of GDPR and its amendments.
  • Comply with company policies and procedures.
If you would like to apply or find out more about this role, please forward your CV to admin@opusrecruits.co.uk.

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