Programme Officer

  • Programme Officer
  • Permanent
  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
  • Consultant: Kate Headford
  • Contact Number: 020 7939 7439
  • Expiry Date: 2021-07-07 Charity People Ltd

Charity People

Programme Officer – £28,000 – £30,000 + bonus, car package and healthcare – Milton Keynes

Charity People are so pleased to be working in partnership with DHL UK Foundation, a fantastic national charitable Foundation, who are looking for a new Programme Officer to join their wonderful team.

DHL UK Foundation is a small and ambitious charitable Foundation that deliver national education and employability programmes to support disadvantaged children and young people in the UK. The foundation works across the whole of the UK to support charities and school partners to ensure disadvantaged young people have access to the best possible education, as well as the chance to develop essential life skills and secure meaningful employment.

This is a rare opportunity to join a leading corporate foundation as a Programme Officer, where you will work closely with Programme Managers to lead and support with managing DHL UK Foundation’s charity partnerships and the delivery of programmes, including building and strengthening these relationships. You will be responsible for leading on and supporting colleague engagement and recruitment in Foundation programmes, alongside collating colleague and beneficiary feedback and producing reports and updates for the Programme Managers.

This is a really exciting opportunity for a Programme Officer who has had previous experience within a charity, ideally with a focus on working with young people. You will be confident in managing stakeholder relationships, have good financial knowledge and extensive IT experience. Experience and confidence in public speaking is essential, as is having previous experience of colleague engagement and stakeholder liaison, including at a very senior level, as this is a key part of the role.

You will also be highly organised and have a real passion for working with young people and making a difference.

This role is based in Milton Keynes with flexible working, however you will be required to travel nationally. Therefore, you must have a clean driving licence and confidence to drive nationwide.

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV to Kate Headford at Charity People.

Closing date: Thursday 1st July at 12 noon
First stage Interviews: Friday 9th July

Charity People actively promotes equality, diversity and inclusion. We match charity needs with skills and experience of candidates, irrespective of age, disability (including hidden disabilities), gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. We do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the charities we work with.

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