Head of Programmes

Ref No. 24776
Wales - Cardiff
Posted 24 May 2024


Salary: £65,000

Employment: Permanent

Job description

A company dedicated to improving human health and playing a major role in delivering better healthcare are seeking an experienced Programme/Project Manager to take on the role of Head of Programmes, joining their South Wales team.

You’ll work to accelerate innovative solutions for the NHS – identify gaps and needs in the healthcare industry, deliver solutions, and take on responsibility of leading and growing a team of 10 project leads.

You’ll work with a broad spectrum of stakeholders and be responsible for persuading relevant bodies to get on board with new product/project ideas to make their lives easier; working with multiple and varied small-sized projects that grow into large scale. You’ll be confident interacting with others at senior levels, regularly produce progress reviews, monitor team performance, and manage project risk.

Skills we are most interested in for this position:

  • Proven strong project management experience
  • Senior-level experience, ability to people manage
  • A good understanding of healthcare industry/NHS/working with social care providers and appreciation of the barriers of adopting innovation within them
  • Strategy development in a complex multi-stakeholder environment
  • Innovative approach – encouraging and valuing new ideas, plus effective/persuasive  communication skills

This full-time role requires 2 days a week visits to Cardiff location (3 days working from home)
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