Programme Manager Strategic Infrastructure

Programme Manager – Strategic Infrastructure – East Midlands Councils and Transport for the East Midlands

Grade J – £41,025 to £42,899 per annum (37 hours per week) – market supplement may apply

Fixed Term Contract or Secondment Opportunity until September 2019

East Midlands Councils (EMC) is offering a fixed term or secondment opportunity as Programme Manager to support its responsibilities for strategic infrastructure and policy, particularly relating to strategic transport priorities.

EMC supports strategic infrastructure and economic growth across the region through its input to initiatives and programmes such as Midlands Connect, HS2 and its emerging growth strategy, rail franchising and the upgrade and electrification of the Midland Mainline.

In bringing together the nine Local Transport Authorities in the region, Transport for the East Midlands (TFEM) leads on strategic infrastructure and economic growth across the region.  This exciting opportunity is for a dynamic and talented Programme Manager to co-ordinate and lead the delivery of the region’s strategic transport priorities including the above-mentioned high profile initiatives and programmes.

To be effective in this role a good working knowledge and experience of transport policy development is essential together with highly developed project and programme management skills. A proven track record of establishing and maintaining effective working relationships within a political environment is also key.

Working at East Midlands Councils, you will experience a positive working environment within a respected organisation at a regional level. We provide flexible working arrangements and learning and development support. Based at Pera Business Park, Melton Mowbray there is ample free parking, use of an on-site gym facility and restaurant.

To apply for this post please complete the application form below and e-mail to Lois Dale lois.dale@emcouncils.gov.uk by Friday 27th October 2017.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Andrew Pritchard, Director of Policy and Infrastructure on 01664 502641 or andrew.pritchard@emcouncils.gov.uk.

JD and PS Programme Manager EM Strategic Infrastructure EMC and TFEM

Application Form EMC – Programme Manager

Salary :
£41,025.00 – £42,899.00

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