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Reference: 74802

Date Added: 28 February 2020
Closing Date: 28 April 2020

Job Title: Programme Manager Cyber Security

Working For: TechUK

Location: London

Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 based upon experience

Job Details

This role reports to techUK’s Head of Programme - Cyber and its purpose is to support techUK’s Cyber Security Programme.

This challenging and wide-ranging position provides an opportunity to work with senior level representatives from industry and Government to support the development and implementation of a challenging agenda. The role will encompass the support and development of market engagement and policy activities related to the UK Cyber Security sector. This role would suit an articulate and enthusiastic learner, with the ability to support the development of new policy and the delivery of projects and events. Experience of working with industry, the UK technology sector, government, policy development, and other stakeholders is required.

Key Responsibilities
Present techUK as the voice of the technology industry to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Cabinet Office, Department for International Trade and wider UK Government;
Support the development, implementation and communication of techUK’s Cyber Security activities in a way that meets the needs of existing and potential new members;
Lead the development, implementation and management of projects, white papers, workshops, and events that aim to resolve shared challenges between the cyber security industry and the wider economy;
Lead the set-up and execution of programme events, briefings and meetings;
Support the work of the Cyber Security Management Committee and other relevant techUK forums, maintaining liaison with group members;

Person Specification

Essential Knowledge and Experience Requirements
Strong interest in cyber security, innovation, and the UK tech industry;
Experience of managing relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders and comfortable working with senior individuals in industry; and
Comfortable with public speaking.

Desirable Knowledge and Experience Requirements
Demonstrates an understanding of the Cyber Security sector and the positioning and role of trade bodies;
Strong understanding of the UK Cyber Security landscape, including knowledge of the Government’s National Cyber Security Strategy and its implications for the wider economy;
Understand the economic, social and political environment, members’ business sectors and business models, stakeholders and their drivers;

Closing Date: 28 April 2020

Interview/Start Dates

This is a full-time role based at techUK’s London offices.
This role profile is a guide to the work that is required but does not form part of any contract of employment and may change from time to time to reflect changing circumstances.

Application Details

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

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are only able to contact successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks please deem your application as unsuccessful on this occasion.

To apply for this role, please send a short cover letter (max. 500 words) and a copy of your CV together with your salary expectations to lorraine.dias@techuk.org

Website: https://www.techuk.org/

Additional Notes