Programme Manager - Hospitality Sector - London, United Kingdom,

Communities Project Manager (Hospitality) Based: London (can be flexible)

Length of Contract: 12 months fixed term, with a view to extend

Hours: 4-5 days

About Be the Business:

Led by Sir Charlie and Chief Executive Tony Danker, Be the Business (BtB) was launched in November 2017 with funding and support from the UK government and some of Britain's leading companies.

We work with the entire business community to share what works for today's best businesses with every company that wants to learn and improve.

Role Purpose:

We are looking for a programme to lead, deliver and coordinate the deployment of the successful Collaborative Networks activities for the relevant sectors across the country ensuring the overall growth of Be the Business's impact and national footprint. In 2019/20 our plans for national scale-up will focus on the Hospitality sector. The role will include building relationships and managing key partners, organising and running activities, tracking and evaluating performance among other things.

What You Will Do:

Own, lead and shape our national scale-up projects on behalf of Be the Business starting with the Hospitality sector to start.
Draw up the project plan and manage its execution:

Understand and determine our target audience and ways of targeting
Identify and establish partnerships for delivery
Define the roadmap

Manage delivery of programme through key partners
Manage the governance of the project included chairing regular project meetings and updating stakeholders.
Define scope and manage programme budget
Responsible for recruitment of SMEs and Scale -up targets.
Evaluation of interventions by monitor impact and effectiveness of the programme through data collection and reporting

Who You Are:

Significant experience of setting up and running projects.
Passion for driving business change
Ability to engage key stakeholders and build credible relationships
A strong understanding of customers' needs and an ability to assess programmes from their point-of-view.
Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills.
An ability to manage the expectations, demands, and priorities of multiple internal and external stakeholders.
Excellent analytical, organisational and communication skills.
Happy to work autonomously and a collaborative team member.
Self-starter attitude - takes initiative and enjoys getting stuck in.
Alignment with BtB values
Degree level or equivalent

What We Offer:

A rewarding job with the opportunity to have your voice heard and really make a difference. We're a mission driven, entrepeneurial team, and we thrive on leading and driving projects that will positively impact UK businesses and the economy. Competitive salary and benefits.