This role reports to the Director of Finance, is an integral part of the WMCA Management Team and leads the Technical Appraisal Panel for our Investment Programme. You will lead on developing our network of contacts with local partner authorities initiating and delivering our existing and emerging capital and revenue programmes. You will work collaboratively with the policy team and senior stakeholder groups as you assure the Executive Team of programme governance and performance across the portfolio.
You are used to operating collaboratively in a strategic context able to effectively link our financial and business planning processes to excellent programme management. You can evidence experience of successful partnership working in a complex stakeholder network. You will also possess a demonstrable record of sustained senior programme management, in a bus, rail, rapid transit or corporate context adept at building and developing a strong commercially focused and proactive team.