Business Improvement Officer – CS/TT4 in West Yorkshire Combined Authority at Leeds, England, United Kingdom

Website West Yorkshire Combined Authority

This listing is about West Yorkshire Combined Authority in Leeds, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job


The Role

Reporting into the Corporate Programme Manager, the key responsibilities are but not limited to:

  • Supporting the delivery of the Combined Authority’s key corporate programmes to deliver outputs and outcomes to time, cost and quality.
  • Undertaking day to day project and programme management activities to support the Corporate Programme manager
  • Providing efficient and confidential support for senior level board meetings.
  • Supporting the delivery of business improvement initiatives, helping to drive continuous improvement across the organisation.

Review the Role profile provided for more information about the responsibilities.

About You

You will have the following key skills, attributes, education and experience:

  • Excellent communication skills, with a collaborative approach and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work across a range of complex projects simultaneously
  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent relevant education/experience
  • Practical experience of successfully performing in a similar role.
  • Experience of working within a PRINCE 2 (or equivalent) environment.

Our offer

Alongside a competitive salary, we offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • 28 days Annual Leave (increasing upon years of service) plus bank holidays
  • Free Travel on rail and buses across West Yorkshire with the M-Card (Zones 1-5)
  • Generous Employer-Contribution Pension Scheme
  • Flexible Working Practises with Health & Wellbeing initiatives to ensure you achieve the best work/life balance and career goals.

Applicants are advised that the Combined Authority is currently in consultation with employees and Trade Unions to review the Terms and Conditions of Employment and Staff Benefits.

The detail of the proposals for change, will be discussed with the successful candidate at the point of offer.

Further Information

The Combined Authority’s aim is to attract people from diverse backgrounds to build on our inclusive culture and represent the communities we serve. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Applicants with a disability are guaranteed an interview, subject to the minimum criteria being met.

We are committed to inclusivity and will consider requests for flexible working including part time and job share arrangements.

Candidates will be notified of invitation to interview by e-mail and interviews will be carried out either by phone or video interview.

Please note that whilst it is our policy to recruit at SP1 for all appointments, which is the salary stated above, each role includes career salary progression, with incremental increases applicable in most cases, on an annual basis.

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, unfortunately we are unable to respond to every applicant. If you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. We do however encourage you to continue searching for vacancies on our Careers with Us website.

Candidate information will be retained by the Combined Authority for six months unless you make a request for this to be deleted.

Terms and conditions

Applicants are advised that the Combined Authority is currently in consultation with employees and Trade Unions to review the Terms and Conditions of Employment and Staff Benefits.

The detail of the proposals for change, will be discussed with the successful candidate at the point of offer.

Company: West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Leeds, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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