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Project and Delivery Manager

Salary £29,725 (National)
Directorate Customer and Corporate Services
Function Customer Service/Contact Centre
Job Type Permanent
Hours of Work 37

About Us

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Grade: C - £29,725 

Closing date for applications: Sunday, 20th August 2017 at 23:45pm

Interview Date: Interviews for this role will be held in early September 2017


About CQC

Here at CQC, we make sure health and social care services provide people with effective, compassionate and high quality care and encourage services to make improvements. We monitor, inspect and regulate services to ensure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and we publish what we find to help people choose care. Join our committed team to help us deliver our strategic objectives and our vision for the future of quality regulation.

About the role

An exciting opportunity for a Project and Delivery Manager has arisen within our National Customer Service Centre (NCSC), which is based in the city centre of Newcastle. 

You will be working within the Performance Enabling team who provide project and change expertise and play a pivotal role alongside the operational teams in making change work.  Working alongside two Project and Delivery Managers and our Project Support Officer you will report to a Senior Project Manager. 

You will be responsible for the planning and implementation of specified projects, facilitating the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables. Projects can be wide ranging from internal improvement initiatives to being part of CQC’s strategic programme of change.   

About you

As an experienced Project and Delivery Manager you will already possess practical experience of small to medium sized projects within multi-disciplined environments.  You will ideally have a strong understanding of project planning processes, techniques and methodologies as well extensive experience of successful delivery.

Other skills and requirements include strong communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to adapt approach to suit the audience and good time management skills. Extensive and proven stakeholder management, strategic planning and risk management skills are also essential.  

External Candidate Information

Please provide referee details for a full 3 year employment history on your application along with relevant information to support any gaps in employment, we will not approach your referees without your prior consent.

Please note that if you have not heard from us within 6 weeks of this vacancy closing, you can assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications being received across all of our vacancies, we are unable to provide individual feedback at application stage.

We must also inform you that, in line with the majority of government organisations, we do not pay travelling expenses for interviewees.

Tier 2

CQC are currently not able to accept applications from anyone requiring Tier 2 sponsorship because there are currently no Tier 2 vacancies.

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