Programme Manager

Posted 02 Jun 2020

QA Limited

Manchester (Project or Program Mgmt.)

Job Type:contractDuration:9 months
Category:Project or Program Mgmt.Recruiter Reference:MP-9246-67557
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive Package

Programme Manager, QA Growth Initiatives  


Q. Are you an experienced Programme Manager, well versed in running complex & technical programmes to deadline and within budget

A. We have an exciting, high profile opportunity to lead a number of complex, growth initiative programmes to enable our continued success as market leaders in our field.  

About our role: As Programme Manager you will be supporting our Chief Marketing Officer by co-ordinating a number of high-profile growth initiatives across the Learning business. Your experience and knowledge will be vital to the success of our initiatives, working closely with Senior Stakeholders and our Exec Board.  

Your focus: 

Supporting the successful launch of a number of high profile growth initiatives, allowing them to launch on time and realise the anticipated financial benefits.

Creating robust project plans for each initiative, with interdependencies fully understood. Manage and report the weekly progress of each initiative, flagging any issues requiring attention.

Work with the leaders of each individual initiative to understand the technology plans in detail, and to help them avoid potential delays and unlock potential resource issues in advance.

Assist the Chief Marketing Officer with the communication and reporting of progress to the Executive Team.

Bring your experience: 

Experience in managing large and complex technology development or implementation initiatives.

Experience in managing communications to very senior stakeholder groups

Highly skilled in project and programme management, with practical bias as opposed to an academic one.

Ability to establish strong working relationships, quickly, and across a wide range of stakeholders at all levels in the organisation.

A bias for action, working with workstream leaders to tackle issues in advance, before they turn into major roadblocks.

Ability to communicate effectively, especially with senior stakeholders.

More about the Team you will be working with: Reporting directly to the Chief Marketing Office, liaising with Senior and Exec Stakeholders  

A little more about us: QA is one of the largest learning services organisations in the UK, developing skills and capabilities for everyone from apprentices to business leaders. Headquartered in London, but with a nationwide network of state-of-the-art training centres, QA Group is comprised of four fast-growing divisions- QA Learning, QA Apprenticeships, QA Consulting and QA Higher Education- all of which deliver innovative and cutting edge skills solutions to UK organisations.

Apply now – here’s how! 

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