Social Project Manager (BBBH13268) Stevenage, England

Salary: GBP50 - GBP60 per hour

My client is looking for a Social Project Manager to join them on a 12 month contract. Working within the Deputy MDs Office, interacting closely with both the new Sustainability team and the UK Special Advisor’s team to ensure a consolidated and co-ordinated response to UK Social Value based topics.
Role: Social Value Project Manager
Pay: Up to £50-60 Per Hour Via Umbrella Company
Location: Stevenage
Contract: 12 Months
Hours: Monday – Friday, Hybrid working available but must be prepared to come to site as and when required sometimes full time
Security Clearance: BPSS

The role holder will manage the business’ progression in responding to relevant government requirements and improvement of our overall Social Value:

  • Project Manage and continue to develop the implementation of the clients UK’s Social Value Strategy while aligning with the Group’s overall ESG strategy and the UK Customers Procurement Policy legislation
  • Keep up to date repository of Social Value activities being created across the business and actions to improve
  • Regularly update key stakeholders across the business about progress and requirements
  • Work with functional SMEs to support development of functional Social Value plans
  • Drive the development of Social Value KPIs across all functions to ensure regular measurement and improvement
  • Support development of Social Value expertise throughout the business in particular by working with Sustainability team to develop and implement a comms and education plan
  • Manage engagements with external parties such as consultants where required
  • Attend customer Social Value engagements where required
  • Work as part of a cohesive team providing leadership that engages all colleagues, role modelling the Values, and establish a team with sustainability and continuous improvement as a key deliverable.

The Role holder will support the positive delivery against the following KPI’s:

  • Compliance with latest guidance from customer around PPN 06/20
  • Social Value project initiatives providing year on year benefit to the Company and its Stakeholders
  • UK Customer Satisfaction
  • Stakeholder Satisfaction demonstrated through targeted surveys
  • Positive KPI results against the Social Value Model Assessment Criteria (MAC)
  • Compliance with National ESG Legislation

The Role holder will support the development of approaches that overcome the following challenges:

  • Bringing together work done across all functions into a central repository
  • Achieving a Company cultural change to understand the importance of Sustainability in terms of compliance with procurement requirements as well addressing recruitment and retention challenges
  • Aligning with Industry whilst ensuring we maintain our competitive edge
  • Ensuring we are meeting the expectations of our UK Customer as its expectations mature
  • Ensuring solutions are accepted and activities are delivered by the ‘operational pillars’

Skillset/experience required:

  • Understanding of Social Value Landscape and relevant government policies especially PPN 06/20
  • Project Management background with experience working with multiple stakeholders and senior leadership
  • Very Good Command of English
  • Strong Problem Solving Skills
  • Sound business judgement
  • Strong drive and results orientation
  • Good communication & motivational skills
  • Inclination to work in multinational, cross-functional teams
  • Experience of bid writing would be beneficial

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Hollie Binstead at Line Up Aviation
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