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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/10/2020.

Service Development Lead Project Manager

Job Reference: 150-RT4822-COR

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Project/Programme Management
Brighton General Hospital, Brighton, East Sussex

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

We are looking for two Service Development Lead Project Managers to join our Service Development and Project Management Office (PMO) and support us to develop further innovative improvements in patient care.

The Service Development and PMO aid the development, delivery and assurance of key projects and cost improvements across all of the Trust's service areas.

The successful candidates will provide expertise and capacity in driving projects forwards, working alongside designated Senior Responsible Officers and Project Sponsors. As project management experts with experience in facilitating working across corporate and clinical and operational teams, and across sectors, they will deliver to time, quality and budget. They will need to understand how to use information to identify problems, create solutions and facilitate delivery, tackling project design and delivery issues and risks with energy and passion. The posts also provide a business partner service, working collaboratively and providing specialist support to operational areas and portfolio owners.

The posts also provide opportunities for personal and professional development in our Development and Partnerships department.

The ability to travel to Trust locations - as required by the specific portfolios and projects assigned - is essential.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Vanessa Dallas, Head of Service Development and PMO

01273 696011 ext. 1495

Kate Paxton, Portfolio Manager

01273 696011 ext. 1522,

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