Vacancy Details

Libraries Transition Manager

Sue Hill Recruitment
Date Posted 18/09/17
Reference: JN -092017-24969

About the company

A Wiltshire based Council is looking to recruit a Library Transition Manager with an immediate start for an initial period of 6 months, through to the end of March 2018. This is a senior position comprising of operational change, service development and change of organisational form.

What you'll be doing

As the Library Transition Manager, you will work in partnership with the Head of Library Service and senior library team to manage the end to end implementation of cross organisational change. The Library Transition Manager will provide senior support and leadership to assist with the smooth delivery of the library strategy and ensure programme risks are identified and managed to enable successful programme delivery.You will be expected to challenge current practices identifying best practice and re-engineer business processes in order to maximise benefits to the project. Working in partnership with the Head of Library Service, you will deliver library strategy including service development and cultural change.

Why you’ll be hired

To be successful in this role you will need to have extensive experience in programme / project leadership within a complex organisation with evidence of successful programme delivery. Experience of working with senior leaders and influencing major changes with a resilience and confidence to challenge practices will be required.

Why you should apply

You will be joining an established senior management team at a crucial time providing a delivery lead through a challenging transitional period. The role is a fantastic opportunity for someone who thrives on challenges within a limited timeframe with the ability to influence key decision makers. The role will also allow you to be authentic in your approach permitting innovative suggestions ensuring the smooth delivery of the project. If you are interested in this Library Transition Manager opportunity and have the experience required, please contact Barry Attwater for a confidential conversation on 020 7378 5459 or email [email protected]

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