Programme Manager / Policy Manager - Public Services
4th November 2019
City Of London
£30000 - £38000
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Job Title: Programme Manager - Justice and Emergency Services
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per annum
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
This non-profit Technology Organisation represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow. Around 850 companies are members of the Organisation. Collectively they employ approximately 700,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in the UK. These companies range from leading FTSE 100 companies to new innovative start-ups. The majority of the members are small and medium-sized businesses.
This is a full-time role, reporting to the Head of Local Public Services, based at in the Organisation's London offices. This role profile is a guide to the work that is required but does not form part of any contract of employment and may change from time to time to reflect changing circumstances.
The programme manager is at the forefront of the Organisation's public safety engagement across industry and stakeholders. You will be responsible for building on the strong relationships they have across the justice and emergency services eco-system, working with key players to ensure the programme delivers value to the public safety market via thought leadership and market engagement activity. You can expect to engage with senior officials from Police Forces, National Policing Programmes, Fire and Rescue Services and many other emergency services organisations across the UK, as well as industry leaders from the largest technology companies to the most innovative start-ups.
The role will require you to deliver against a range of financial and performance targets (including membership growth and retention) and working with the broader team of talented professionals, providing guidance on public safety matters to the senior management team.
Able to work with a large and diverse selection of external stakeholders
Able to communicate complex information clearly and effectively to a broad audience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent stakeholder management skills
An enthusiastic team player who is keen and able to take the initiative
Excellent organisational skills
A self-motivated individual with positive can-do approach who is comfortable working against targets in a fast-paced working environment
Ability to use the tools and technologies the Organisation provides, including but not limited to Microsoft O365, CRM, mobile and home working software
Essential Knowledge and Experience:
Experience of building networks through personal relationships
Experience of managing or supporting multiple projects
Experience of working in, or knowledge of the technology and/or IT industry, and the technology landscape of law enforcement, policing and the emergency services
Experience responding to public sector consultations
Experience of event organisation
The successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK prior to commencement of employment. Due to the volume of applications we receive, if you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of applying, please deem your application as unsuccessful on this occasion.
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Candidates with experience of; Public Affairs, Policy Manager, Senior Policy Manager, Policy Adviser, Senior Policy Adviser, Local Council Policy Manager, Emergency Services Policy Manager, Justice Policy Manager, Non-Profit Programme Manager, Public Sector Programme Management, ICT Programme Manager, Technology Programme Manager, Technical Programme Manager, Technology Implementation Manager, ICT Business Programme Manager, may also be considered for this role.