Programme Director - Telecoms Sector

GCN Talent.
Covent Garden
From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £80,000 basic plus 10K OTE
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly successful division of one of the UK's leading global media companies. Acknowledged leaders in their sector, our client researches and produces print, digital, conferences and large scale events, together with a a series of smaller-scale collaborative meetings for a membership group of international industry leaders in the telecoms sector. The Programme Director will be responsible for ensuring coordination and delivery of these meetings across all regions. Working closely with the CEO, you will ensure that these highly collaborative activities are planned and driven forward with KPIs in place. The role will be accountable for the coordination of small working groups of members, reporting on their progress and ensuring that members are in a position to present working developments at future meetings. A key element to the role will be the continued management of communication between members both within their working groups and with our client on a day-to-day basis. You must have demonstrable experience of managing complex, multi-stakeholder projects in an international environment. A background in - or understanding of - the telecoms sector is essential. You may be PRINCE2 qualified - or have an equivalent project management qualification and/or an MBA You'll be managing multiple work streams simultaneously, so will be exceptionally well organised with superb communications skills. The positon carries an excellent base salary, plus bonus. This job was originally posted as