Arbor Education

Enterprise Programme Manager (Service Design & Delivery)

Join Arbor Education as they are looking for a Enterprise Programme Manager (Service Design & Delivery)

About the role

As Enterprise Programme Manager, you will be responsible for translating bid requirements into a scalable service design and gaining sign off from key stakeholders internally and any suppliers who underpin our service offer.

This is a customer facing role where you will be the key representative of the Customer Team in all major enterprise bids.

Core responsibilities  

  • Reviewing large enterprise bid requirements and assessing operational readiness to deliver against requirements.

  • Identifying any gaps in our service offering during the bid process and feeding these into the bid team and Customer Team Managers.

  • Creation of the overall service design in the bid, including the customer onboarding plan, support structure and ongoing customer relationship design. Sign off from senior leaders within the Customer Team.

  • Joining customer facing bid calls to check requirements and articulate our service offering.

  • Work with 3rd party service providers as appropriate to input into our service design.
    Input to bid pricing based on overall service design.

  • Managing the delivery of the programme post sale against agreed success criteria.

  • Track project progress over time, and provide clear communication of progress and issues to project stakeholders internally and externally.

  • Deliver standardised reporting and project governance processes to ensure consistency of projects, and transparency of project progress.

About you

  • Proven ability to liaise with multiple stakeholders up and down the organisation, as well as senior external clients

  • Excellent communicator, able to break down difficult processes and content into simple narratives and descriptions

  • Incredibly organised, able to balance multiple spinning plates with a laser eye on detail

  • A systems thinker with experience delivering complex software projects

  • A positive and proactive attitude to problem solving, no problem is too big or too small 

  • A team player, willing to muck in and help others when needed, driven personality who asks questions and actively participates in discussions. 

What we offer

The chance to work alongside a team of hard-working, passionate people in a role where you’ll see the impact of your work everyday. We also offer:

    • Professional development budget to help you grow
    • 1 day off each year to volunteer with a charity of your choice.
    • Access to a choice of comprehensive 24/7 well being support services as well as internal Wellbeing Champions.
    • Depending on your role can offer flexible working.
    • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
    • Our social committees organise regular team nights out (we’ve had pizza making and curry clubs!)
    • We offer 32 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays). This is made up of 25 days annual leave plus 7 MIS days given over Easter, Summer & Christmas
    • Our office is based in the heart of Leeds. It’s lively and vibrant, and you’ll have breakfast supplied every day along with other healthy snacks you can choose from.
    • Dog friendly office!

Refer a friend: Know someone else who would be good for this role? You can refer a friend, family member or colleague, if they are offered a role with Arbor, we will say thank you with a voucher valued up to £200! Simply email:  

Arbor Education is an equal opportunities organisation

Our goal is for Arbor to be a workplace which represents, celebrates and supports people from all backgrounds, and which gives them the tools they need to thrive - whatever their ambitions may be so we support and promote diversity and equality, and actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds.  

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Please note: We are unable to provide visa sponsorship at this time.