Business manager

Business Manager job (to Housing, Regeneration and Planning Manager) with Haringey London Borough Council

job description Contract terms

Salary: PO5 (£ 43,860 – £ 46,839 per year)

Type of contract: Full-time, 2-year fixed-term contract or secondment

Closing date: Sunday 16e January 2022

Interview date: Thursday 27e January 2022

About the role

The CEO office is at the heart of the board, working directly with the CEO and board directors in a busy and exciting environment. The team coordinates, prepares and advises, helping to navigate decision-making and deal with the unexpected.

This role provides strategic support to the Director of Housing, Regeneration and Planning (HRP), working closely with them, the Deputy Directors and their Executive Assistant to get things done. This includes coordinating work across the board, preparing reports and presentations, organizing board-wide events and communications, forward planning, and supporting teams to navigate. decision making.

Together with the HRP Program Manager, this role also leads to improvement work, project management, corporate financial strategy requests, support for working with politicians and the use of a voucher. judgment in dealing with complex problems.

By providing this vital link between managers and others inside and outside the organization, the business manager helps establish and maintain important relationships with politicians, partners and key stakeholders.

Working in housing, regeneration and planning, the Business Manager will be at the heart of some of the council’s most exciting and impactful work, including the construction of new communal houses, fitness programs and place regeneration. and Haringey’s major zero carbon climate change plans.

About you

You will have experience working with senior leaders in a demanding environment and, ideally, an understanding of how boards work.

Most importantly, you’ll be organized and efficient, have an eye for detail, be able to work well under pressure, and able to work with colleagues to resolve issues quickly and efficiently. Enthusiastic and self-motivated, you will be an excellent communicator and able to build strong relationships at all levels.