REACH Programme Manager

Apply by 26 November 2021 | £42,149 – £50,296 P.A

We are seeking a Programme Manager to manage the delivery of the project, report regularly on progress against milestones and budget through the production of status reports to the Programme Directors and FCDO. The post-holder will demonstrate the motivation and enthusiasm required to help deliver this complex international programme. Key to this position is developing and maintaining a constructive relationship with FCDO and the consortium partners to ensure that all requirements are delivered on time and with value for money.

The successful candidate will hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher, be a strategic thinker and should have an extensive and proven management leadership including planning, managing and delivering international programmes. You must have outstanding financial management skills with experience of managing significant programme budgets to demanding deadlines and to deliver against log frames. Experience of managing a team is a must.


The post is fixed term until 31 May 2024.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 26 November, and interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 6 December. Find out more and apply.

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