Service Manager - Challenge Fund

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Salary: Around 33,000 p.a. depending on experience.
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 31 October 2016
Job ref. no.: ME 133

Contract: Grade 4, fixed term full time position until 31 March 2018, with a possibility of extension.

We have an opportunity for you to join the Transport team, to manage the successful delivery of the Challenge Fund and other work related to the Low Carbon Travel and Transport Challenge Fund on behalf of Transport Scotland.

You will manage a small team and oversee the provision of analysis, advice, support and recommendations on the design, operation and maintenance of the Challenge Fund in accordance with the timescales and requirements specified by Transport Scotland. This will include, establishing accurate and transparent processes for monitoring and reporting performance, prepare and maintain budgets for all aspects of the deliverables, ensure compliance is met in regards to EST procedures and all relevant EU legislation, maintain a risk register and provide monthly analysis on all key metrics. You will also manage and monitor performance of contractors involved in the Challenge Fund.

Your ability to design and deliver funds and knowledge of procedural and legislative aspects of funding, including EU legislation alongside your programme management skills will be fundamental to your effective performance. Additionally, effective communication skills to engage with a broad range of stakeholders will underpin the successful delivery of this programme.

For more detail please review the job description on the intranet.

This is a full time, fixed term position until March 2018. Applications close 5pm, 31 October 2016.

Interviews to take place w/c 14th November.

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter outlining why you wish to applyciting the reference number -ME 133 you are applying for in the subject line. CVs without a cover letter will not be considered.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

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