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Reference: 63135

Date Added: 19 October 2017
Closing Date: 16 November 2017

Job Title: Programme Manager - Communications Infrastructure

Working For: techUK

Location: London

Salary: £27,000-£33,000

Job Details

The role is to support the creation, implementation and administration of the  the Communications Infrastructure Programme and the Spectrum Policy Forum, which currently comprise:

  • Communications Infrastructure Council
  • Enabling the Digital Place (joint work stream with Local Government Programme)
  • Future Connected Rail
  • Satellite Telecommunications Committee
  • Positioning, Navigation & Timing Committee
  • Spectrum Policy Forum Steering Board
  • Spectrum Policy Forum Plenary
  • Spectrum Policy Forum Clusters 1,2 and 4.

The appointee will show capability and potential to build on a strong foundation of a solid programme, strong member engagement, and good external reputation and stakeholder relationships. He/she will need to have, or a propensity to develop quickly, a good understanding of the opportunities and challenges in the use of Communications Infrastructure, including the terms on which spectrum is made available.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the development, implementation and communication of techUK’s Communications Infrastructure Programme in a way that meets the needs of existing and potential members;
  • Support the inception, set-up and execution of programme events and meetings;
  • Promote the programme though insights, opinions, social media and PR activities;
  • Support relevant techUK working groups and maintain liaison with group members;
  • Assist in maintaining all relevant parts of the techUK website
  • Identify and exploit cross-fertilisation opportunities, for example on joint events, with other Programmes within techUK, chiefly Cloud/Big Data, IOT Council, and SmarterUK;
  • Liaise with other techUK teams to assist in a successful programme of press coverage, events, internal and external marketing and to ensure they are kept fully informed of major policy initiatives.

Competencies

  • A team player who has experience of managing relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders and is comfortable working with senior individuals in Industry and within government;
  • The ability to get to grips with complex technical information and to communicate this effectively to a range of audiences;
  • Ability to identify, propose and negotiate new opportunities and services for techUK.

Closing Date: 16 November 2017

Interview/Start Dates

For more information and a more detailled job specification please visit: http://www.techuk.org/about/jobs-at-techuk/item/11528-programme-manager-communications-infrastructure

Application Details

To apply please forward a CV and cover letter to katherine.jay@techuk.org

The successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK prior to the commencement of employment.

Website: http://www.techuk.org

Additional Notes