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Programme Manager

Job Description

Our client based in Surrey are currently recruiting for a Programme Manager to join their Major Works team as soon as possible.

This is a full time, temporary position working within the Housing Sector and the ideal candidate must have experience working on Major Works projects.

The purpose of the role is to Lead on the programming of Planned/Capital Works Programmes.


  • Lead and motivate a small team dealing with the use of assets, investment, development and disposal, procurement and commissioning contracts, VFM and open book reviews, contractual and commercial support to delivery teams, and budgetary control and financial reporting.
  • Manage the Quantity Surveyor and Client Manager.
  • Ensure that the Council's stock and any future developments are managed in an environmentally sustainable and cost effective manner, sourcing funding opportunities where available.
  • Maintain the Decency of the Property portfolio via the planning and delivery of major works programmes.


  • 5+ years of planned/capital works surveying experience in housing refurbishment contracts
  • 5+ years management of 8+ technical staff members.
  • Have a strong contract management background in housing refurbishment contracts within a local authority or housing assn.
  • Lead on the management of multiple housing refurbishment contracts/projects ranging from £150k to £25 million.
  • Lead on housing refurbishment contracts procurement.

If interested, our client is looking to move quickly and are therefore offering a salary of between £540 - £600 per day based on experience and suitability.

This role is inside IR35 and therefore Day Rate is applicable as an Umbrella Rate.

For more information please feel free to get in touch on 01772 208967 or email at