Programme Manager

  • Job Reference: R26564
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2024
  • Employer: Anglian Water
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £62,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Circa £62,000 depending on experience

Permanent, full time

Permanent, 37 Hours a week

Location: You can be based within the Anglian Water region with regular travel to Huntingdon, Peterborough or Lincoln will be required.

Dive into the world of water!

Are you passionate about managing programmes to deliver outstanding results?

Then look no further, as Anglian Water are seeking a Programme Manager to work with a team of Project Managers, alongside the wider business streams to drive strategic change through the development and delivery of projects and initiatives.

In this role you will be the lead in delivering the strategic programme to support our interruptions to supply outcome delivery incentive. Leading initiatives to direct the programme and programme team into the future, ensuring readiness to take on the challenges of the next AMP while steering direction towards a proactive focus.

You will be responsible for leading governance groups, reporting at senior level and ensuring that all programmes of work and targets are measured accordingly against cost, benefit, performance, efficiencies, delivery and timescales. This includes the project management and change management expertise to be able to assess multiple cross business and ODI opportunities, identify dependencies and generate appropriate programmes of work. You will be accountable for identifying and managing risks, assuring delivery of work, whilst resolving conflicts and ensuring that the appropriate mitigation measures are identified and implemented. You will have fantastic communication skills and engage with stakeholders on specific business priorities and investments, overall driving delivery of the overarching strategy and vision for the programme to be realised.

As a valued employee, you'll be entitled to:

  • Personal private health care

  • 26 days annual leave - rising with length of service

  • Flexible working

  • Competitive pension scheme - Anglian Water double-matches your contributions up to 6%

  • Bonus scheme

  • Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing and lifestyle

What does it take to be a Programme Manager?

  • Proven history in effective programme management

  • Budgetary management and financial awareness

  • Leadership and experience leading a team

  • Experience of benefits realisation & developing business cases

  • Proven experience of implementing change

  • Outstanding stakeholder management knowledge

  • Ability to challenge, adapt and implement change

  • Experience in Change & Risk management

Inclusion at Anglian Water:

Inclusion is for everyone, and we are an equal opportunity employer, which means we'll consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, disability status or any other protected characteristic. We recruit and develop our people based on merit and their passion for creating better outcomes, and we're committed to creating an environment where all our colleagues feel they belong.

Closing date: 16/06/2024

1st Interviews: W/C 24/06/2024