|Project||Salix Finance 2020|
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Programme Manager to join a growing organisation.
We are looking for a Programme Manager, who would be responsible for managing a high performing team and building a sustainable pipeline of loan and grant projects. You will also be an active member of the Corporate Management Team, contributing to strategic decision making across the company.
The successful candidate will be able to develop key stakeholder relationships with funders, clients, and partners.
Job Title: Programme Manager
Reporting to: Senior Programme Manager
Location: Central London, Monument
Contract type: Fixed Term Contract – 12 months
Job description reviewed: August 2020
Salix Finance is currently an independent not for profit company established to accelerate public sector investment in energy efficiency technologies. Salix is publicly funded by the government departments BEIS, DfE, and the Welsh and Scottish Governments. Salix works with public sector bodies throughout the UK, helping them make progress towards achieving their carbon reduction target. The existing client base includes Local Authorities, NHS Trusts and Foundation Trusts, Higher and Further Education institutions, Schools and Academies, Central Government and Emergency Services.
Since 2004, Salix has worked with over 2,300, clients and more than 17,000 individual projects and is estimated to save the public sector over £2.5 billion of lifetime savings. The Salix office is based near Monument Tube station. Currently there are over 50 staff working for Salix, and the company is growing. Salix have been awarded Investors In People Gold accreditation, and has recently been awarded Sunday Times 100 Best Not-for-Profit Organisations to Work For in 2020.
As a Programme Manager, you would be responsible for managing a team of staff who are managing high value projects from inception to delivery. As a team of Programme Managers and a member of the Technical and Delivery Team group, you are jointly responsible for managing the delivery of an annual turnover, which is expected to grow over the next five years. The successful candidate will be able to develop key stakeholder relationships with funders, clients, and partners and to ensure that all risks in the lifecycle of the Loan Programme and financing energy efficient projects are managed effectively and create carbon savings.
Salix is going through a period of significant financial growth. A substantial aspect of this role is to support the growth of the company by managing a high performing team and building a sustainable pipeline of loan and grant projects. You will also be an active member of the Corporate Management Team, contributing to strategic decision making across the company.
£34,000 (rising to £48,000)
Rising to £48,000 by annual increments of £2,000 and are awarded based on performance
Progression beyond £42,000 requires a level 7 management qualification or equivalent
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Note 1= This post holder needs to obtain the level 7 qualification within two years of joining Salix.
Salix is an equal opportunities employer and has a policy of equal pay.
Salix operates a probationary period for all new staff. This ensures people joining Salix can find out that the job meets their expectations and that Salix can support each member of staff in their role. This is on a fixed term 12-week probationary contract. Successful completion of the probationary period will lead to an offer of employment contract.
The Person Specification for this position can be found in above. All criteria outlined in the specification are considered essential and will be assessed through a combination of the application statement, CV, and interview.
Candidates must demonstrate that they meet the qualifications, experience, skills, and abilities listed in the Person Specification. In order that candidates focus on the experience, skills and abilities in the Person Specification eight specific areas have been highlighted. Candidates should focus on these eight points in their written statement which should be no more than 2,000 words. Other aspects of the Person Specification will be evidenced from your CV and the final interview. See above for the person specification.
How to apply
If you wish to apply for this role, please submit all of the following to email@example.com.
Please specify in the application subject the job title you are applying for and within the email where you saw the job posted.
The position has been advertised on Monday 7th September 2020
Applications will close on Monday 28th September 2020, noon
Candidates will be longlisted and notified by Thursday 1st October 2020
Assessments will take place at the Salix office on Tuesday 6th October 2020
Interviews will take place Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th October 2020
Key information about application
If you have any questions please direct these to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01572 723419
Keywords: Carbon Reduction, Sustainability, Environment, Energy Efficiency, Project Manager, Project Management, Strategic Delivery, Green Investment
|Hours Per Week||37.00|
Closed - no further applications permitted