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Programme Manager - LOTI

Starting salary: £50,286 per annum

Permanent Contract

Job Reference: LC736

The London Office of Technology and Innovation (LOTI) is a new city-wide function within London Councils which will build common capability and opportunity to collaborate and scale technology, data and skills across London’s public services, improving outcomes for Londoners while promoting a culture of collaboration and innovative thinking

For LOTI’s Programme Manager we are looking for an experienced “doer” that will be a key figure in steering LOTI to become a transformative, innovative, and trailblazing vehicle for London’s services.

You will be an inclusive team player with the political sensitivity, commercial awareness, and outstanding interpersonal skills to relate effectively to a broad range of stakeholders, including senior directors, London Councils’ elected members, partners, colleagues and staff.

You will have a proven track record of delivering complex projects (some technology-enabled), with significant Project Management experience and an appreciation of the public sector environment, as LOTI has the uniqueness of being an innovative venture within a Local Government context.

As the Programme Manager for LOTI you will be responsible for developing and monitoring LOTI’s portfolio of programmes and projects, steering and reassessing where required. Under the lead of the Director, you will be managing the planning, implementation and overview of proposed LOTI programmes and projects, ensuring they successfully meet the needs of LOTIs members, or fail fast and utilise the learning.

You will be a leader in your own right who can galvanise a team and identify the coaching and development needs for your staff to successfully achieve LOTI’s goals.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 16  April 2019 at 12 Noon

Interview Date: w/c 22  April 2019

To apply online please visit

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number LC736 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732

As a Disability Confident Employer, London Councils will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the post