Senior Programme Manager – Business & Investment

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£41,500 to £44,500 Per Annum
Job Type
Permanent/Full Time
Date Posted
25th May 2018

Job Description

Location: Broad Street West, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

The Sheffield City Region is a strong public-private partnership tasked with driving economic growth across the city region’s economy. After the recent election of our first City Region Mayor, there is no doubt that this is an exciting time to be part of the Sheffield City Region Executive Team and build on investment across the city region that has already created 37,000 jobs in the last four years. With a programme totalling over £1bn to invest in our economy, a growing base of innovative and enterprising high value businesses and an ambitious forward strategy, the SCR Executive Team is now recruiting for a Senior Programme Manager – Business & Investment (Salary £41,846 - £44,697).

We are seeking a creative, self-motivated manager with business programme experience to manage and develop our SCR programmes, ensuring that the City Region’s current and future businesses can access appropriate investment and support to grow.

Demonstrating a strong understanding of key issues which drive business growth, we are seeking someone with the ability to identify opportunities for programme development and turn our strategy into action; the Senior Programme Manager will be based within the Business and Investment team working with a wide range of stakeholders. Your deep knowledge of business development and finance will be matched by insight into local and national strategy, economic policy and business support structures.

With keen financial and project management skills, you should be experienced in leading multi-agency schemes and performance improvement. Comfortable working across a variety of public and private partner organisations, you will be a persuasive and credible communicator with well-developed negotiating and presentation skills.

The closing date for applications is 23:59 10.06.2018

Recruitment is managed on behalf of the SCR by Barnsley Council and further details are available on our website by clicking the button below.

For further information and an informal conversation regarding the vacancy please contact

Paula Fearn on [You must Apply on line] .

CVs will not be accepted.

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