Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change


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Care Quality Commission

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24th May

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Home-based with travel to CQC Offices as required

Salary/Rate

£73,150 - £104,500

Type

Permanent

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Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change

Salary: £73,150 - £104,500 per annum

Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Location: Home-based with travel to CQC Offices as required

Closing date: Thursday 13th June 2024 at 11.59pm

About Us

We’re the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and we work to improve health and adult social care in England.

Through the dedication of our expert team, we monitor health and social care services to provide England with a safe and compassionate care system, recognising when services perform well as well as encouraging improvements and taking action over poorer care, where necessary.

One of our main commitments is to become a truly inclusive organisation and to role model a diverse and representative culture. To do so, we work with a variety of networks, including the Disability Equality Network, Race Equality Network and LGBT+ Equality Network.

We are now looking for a Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change to join us on a permanent, full-time basis.

The Benefits

- 27 days’ annual leave, rising with service to 32.5 days, plus 8 Bank Holidays

- NHS pension scheme, with around a 14% employer contribution

- Free employee assistance service 24 hours a day

- Discounts to supermarkets, high street stores, electronics and fleet cars

- Discounted gym vouchers

- Cycle to work scheme

- Internal reward scheme where you could win a voucher or two!

- Equipment for homeworking

Why this could be a great role for you

This is an incredible opportunity for a talented and qualified project and business change professional looking to step into a vital role and make a difference with our dedicated organisation.

You’ll lead our talented teams to success, acting as the driving force behind critical projects that enhance health and social care across England, making a tangible difference in people's lives.

As such, you’ll be making an impact and creating a legacy of exceptional services whilst pushing your expertise and further developing your portfolio of experience.

Ready to lead and innovate? Apply now and be part of a transformative journey!

What you will bring…

To be considered as our Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change, you will need:

- A background in project management and business change

- Experience of successfully managing and delivering several programmes or projects from low to complex, including those with business change requirements

- Experience of leading successful projects and programmes through their lifecycles including business case development, planning, resource management, budgeting and cost management, risk and issue management, business change and implementation, and benefits

- Experience leading change in a live operational setting

- Experience of managing, developing and coaching staff

- Extensive experience of working with stakeholders and managing commercial relationships, including SROs covering engagement, communication, influencing and risks and benefits management

What you’ll be doing

As our Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change, you will lead the successful delivery of a defined set of projects and the associated business change activity.

You’ll build a delivery-focused project/programme and business change team, focusing on the successful delivery of the required outcomes, as well as providing leadership to larger multi-disciplinary teams.

Leading risk mitigation and monitoring project progress, you’ll ensure issues are identified, prioritised and assessed, whilst keeping key stakeholders fully briefed and updated and engaging with specialists if they are needed.

Additionally, you will:

- Own the change plan for the project

- Lead the application of best practice change management, change strategies and plans across the organisation

- Work alongside other Deputy Directors to drive innovation and introduce the latest learning

- Undertake regular reporting to the Board and other key stakeholders

- Lead engagement with both internal and external senior stakeholders

Next steps

If you require any support or assistance with the recruitment process, please get in touch with our team or include a note in your application.

We know diverse teams allow for a more creative and productive environment and therefore encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, gender/sex, gender identity or expression, religion or belief, disability, ethnicity or sexual orientation.

So, if you’d like to join us as our Deputy Director for Project Delivery & Business Change, please apply via the button shown.

Other organisations may call this role Head of Delivery, Director of Business Operations, Head of Change and Performance Improvement, Project and Business Change Manager, or Director of Strategy and Delivery.

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